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2010-01-07 07:00:00

DALLAS, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- International research firm Parks Associates kicks off 2010 International CES today by hosting CONNECTIONS(TM) Summit at CES in Room S225, South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. This one-day event features executives from over 30 companies speaking in sessions moderated by Parks Associates' expert industry analysts: Service Provider Strategies for the Connected Home The Connected TV - Displays and Beyond Consumer Electronics Purchases: Are Consumers...

2009-09-10 09:01:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Routers Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109904/World-Routers-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Routers in US$ Millions. The major End use markets analyzed are Service Providers, Enterprises, and Research/Education & Other Markets. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for North America, Europe,...

2009-08-12 06:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A new global report from MRG shows how OTT (Over-the-Top) video services will offer new opportunities for IPTV & Cable Operators and media owners to expand their reach through TV-centric open Internet services. Revenues in 2012 should exceed $11 billion, with Internet Set-top Box (ISTB) penetration (including game consoles) exceeding 57 million. Besides cost containment practices, the report identifies what kinds of OTT video content consumers...

2009-01-15 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MIPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MIPS), a leading provider of industry-standard architectures, processors and analog IP for digital consumer, home networking, wireless, communications and business applications, today announced that dozens of the world's leading electronics companies introduced and demonstrated design innovations based on the industry-leading MIPS(R) architecture at last week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las...

2009-01-14 13:23:15

Blockbuster Inc. announced on Wednesday that plans to team up with Sonic Solutions Inc. in an effort to broaden its online streaming service and compete with rival Netflix Inc. The Dallas-based movie rental firm will work alongside Sonic Solution's newly acquired CinemaNow. Sonic purchased the CinemaNow for $3 million from a group of investors that included movie studio Lionsgate and Internet gear maker Cisco Systems Inc. The largest US video chain has been struggling to compete with...

2009-01-06 07:00:00

Broadcom(R) BCM7405 Enables the Delivery of On-Demand Internet Content and Personal Media to the TV LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 2009 International CES -- Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its BCM7405 digital set-top box (STB) system-on-a-chip (SoC) solution has been selected by 2Wire, a provider of integrated broadband solutions, to power its new MediaPoint(TM) digital media...

2008-11-25 11:10:00

Blockbuster on Tuesday released details of a new digital media player that will give consumers the ability to rent movies and TV shows from their home television set. The player, made by San Jose-based 2Wire Inc., is built on the same concept as storage devices made by Apple Inc. and Vudu Inc. With Blockbuster OnDemand, customers will be able to rent and download high-definition movies to their TVs via broadband connections for $1.99. Consumers have 30 days to watch a film once it is...

2008-11-12 09:00:19

ClearAccess, a leading provider of managed broadband gateway solutions for telecommunications operators, announces the highly anticipated ClearAccess Compatibility Program. The goal of the Compatibility Program is to validate interoperability of third-party vendor CPE (customer premise equipment) with the TR-069 standard and to provide seamless interoperability with ClearAccess' ClearVision Management System, which can be easily deployed as a hosted web-based management application or as a...

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