DTS, Inc. is a digital technology company dedicated to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience. DTS decoders are in virtually every major brand of 5.1-channel surround processors, and there are more than 300 million DTS-licensed consumer electronics products available worldwide. A pioneer in multi-channel audio, DTS technology is in home theatre, car audio, PC and game console products, as well as DVD-Video, Surround Music and DVD-ROM software, and Circle Surround.
Short for Digital Television, it is a digital television standard that is fast replacing analog (or NTSC analog) television. DTV enables broadcasters to offer television with movie-quality picture and sound. It also offers greater multicasting and interactive capabilities. While many use the terms Digital Television (DTV) and High-definition Television (HDTV) interchangeably, they are, in fact, […]
(1) Short for Digital Video Broadcasting Project (DVB), DVB is an industry-led consortium of more than 260 broadcasters, manufacturers, network operators, and regulatory bodies and others in over 35 countries committed to designing global standards for the global delivery of digital television and data services. (2) Short for Digital Video Broadcasting, is the name used […]
Short for Digital Video Broadcasting – Handhelds, the DVB-H specification for bringing broadcast services to battery-powered handheld receivers that allows the receiving device to move freely while receiving the transmission. DVB-H was formally adopted as an ETSI standard in November 2004.
An optional application type specified in the Multimedia Home Platform (MHP 1.1) standard for digital video broadcasting. DVB-HTML complies with the W3C’s XHTML requirement, and supports XHTML, CSS and the DOM. DVB-Java is also specified in the MHP.
An application programming interface (API) for digital video broadcasting. Applications are written in Java using the MHP (Multimedia Home Platform) API. DVB-Java applications are called Xlets. DVB-Java is also also called DVB-J. DVB-HTML is also specified in the MHP.