Plans for the introduction of mobile TV services by India's public broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) have been abandoned by India's Information and Broadcasting Ministry after the spectrum it had hoped for was allocated instead to the development of 4G mobile networks.
The next instalment of the Verimatrix 'Multi-Network Solutions in the Real World' forum series is to focus on addressable digital video security systems during the forthcoming SCaT Workshops in Mumbai.
A first of its kind free application has been unveiled for Windows 8 by Indian online video service provider iStream, to allow access to news, TV and movies in the English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu languages.
Spectrum in the 700MHz band is to be made available for fourth generation (4G) mobile broadband services in India, following an agreement between the country's Information and Broadcasting Ministry and Department of Telecommunications (DoT).
Yahoo! India and Malayalam language newspaper Malayala Manorama are combining forces to deliver premium digital content for the global audience of 37 million Malayalam speakers.