/
10.14.2008
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
Microsoft inclusion of MHEG-5 in Windows Media Center TV pack draws praise

Microsoft’s decision to include support for MHEG-5 in its recently updated version of Windows Media Center included with Windows Vista Home Premium and Windows Vista Ultimate has drawn praise from IMPALA, the International MHEG Promotion Alliance.

Windows Media Center TV Pack was released to OEM partners July 16 and will only be made available from OEMs.

Originally developed and standardized by ISO in the mid-1990s as part of the DAVIC effort to support interactivity and navigation for video-on-demand services, MHEG-5 has achieved success. In the U.K., more than 30 million MHEG-5-equipped receivers have been sold.

For more information, visit www.impala.org.



Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Wednesday 9:02AM
Analysts: TV Regs 'Not as Dire as We Thought'
We feel the negatives are known and are a lot more comfortable recommending the space.


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology