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2011-01-11 06:00:00

BANGALORE, India, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ittiam announces the successful demonstration of a high definition (HD) video conferencing system running on Android(TM) and the OMAP(TM) 4 platform from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The system is targeted for next generation devices that will integrate and offer HD communication and embedded bridging for video conferencing between multiple participants. These devices include smartphones,...

2010-02-15 01:00:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SRS Labs (Nasdaq: SRSL), the industry leader in surround sound, audio, and voice technologies, announced today that it has joined the Khronos Group, and that its mobile audio solutions are now compliant with the group's popular OpenMAX and OpenSL ES Application Programming Interface (API). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070322/LATH036LOGO) The Khronos Group is a tech industry consortium of more than 100 companies that...

2008-12-09 10:23:00

CAMBRIDGE, England, December 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ARM ((LSE:ARM); (Nasdaq:ARMH)) today announced that it will participate in the Open Handset Alliance. ARM has been working with the open Android platform for some time and is committed to delivering a rich mobile experience based on the platform. As part of this relationship, ARM will contribute its ARMv6 and ARMv7 architecture-based OpenMax DL libraries and insight on the ARM(R) CPU and ARK Mali(TM) GPU architectures to the Android...

2008-10-27 09:00:15

Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) today announced availability of the Nucleus(R) Platform Media Player, a multimedia application reference design which enables the rapid development of differentiated multimedia devices such as portable media players (PMP), personal navigation devices (PND), mobile internet devices (MID), mobile phones, digital picture frames and in-car entertainment systems. Based on the Nucleus Operating System (OS), a powerful user interface (UI) engine, and a full...

2008-07-16 09:00:17

Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq:MENT) today announced that the Nucleus(R) Operating System (OS) Multimedia Framework (MMF) has passed OpenMAX(TM) IL conformance testing on the Atmel AT91SAM9261 platform, making it the first commercial OS to achieve such platform conformance validation awarded by the Khronos(TM) Group. Reaching this industry milestone promotes easier porting of multimedia components to the Nucleus OS, speeding up design and delivery of multimedia applications. "We are...

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