NAB2006 to host DTV Hot Spot

ACAP, VSB enhancements and home networking are among the technologies that will be showcased
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The ATSC and the NAB will demonstrate new technologies at the “DTV Hot Spot: A Digital Paradise” at NAB2006. A variety of technologies will be showcased, including:

  • Home networking strategies
  • VSB transmission system enhancements
  • Statistical multiplexing
  • Set top boxes utilizing advanced coding technologies
  • Software data download
  • Interactive television utilizing the ATSC ACAP standard

Companies demonstrating these technologies include Aircode, Axcera, DTV Innovations, HANA, Rohde & Schwarz/Samsung, TANDBERG Television, UpdateLogic, USDTV, and Zenith/LG. In addition, the NAB and MSTV will demonstrate high performance/low cost digital converters under development for them by Thomson and Zenith/LG.

The DTV Hot Spot will be located in the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall Upper Lobby and will be open Monday through Wednesday, April 24 – 26, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Thursday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, visit www.atsc.org/nab2006/nab2006.html.

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