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Broadcom Launches Latest 4K Ultra HD SoC

Broadcom Corporation announced its next-generation Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) home gateway and Set-top Box (STB) System-on-Chip (SoC).

Broadcom HEVC SoC Powers Tata Sky’s Ultra HD STBs

Broadcom Corporation announced that its BCM7252 HEVC/H.265 System-on-Chip (SoC) will power Tata Sky’s first generation 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs).

Open Interconnect Consortium Seeks to Shape The Internet of Junk

Intel and friends announced they have formed new consortium to define a common communications framework to wirelessly connect and manage the flow of information among personal computing and other Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Rovi and Broadcom Push HEVC

Rovi Corporation announced that it is working with Broadcom to drive 4K adoption by enabling device manufacturers and service providers to take advantage of the High Efficiency Video Codec (HEVC/H.265).

Broadcom Embraces DivX Plus Streaming

Rovi Corporation announced that Broadcom’s latest IPTV platforms will support DivX Plus Streaming.

NETGEAR Unveils 802.11ac Gigabit WiFi Router

NETGEAR announced a new dual band gigabit WiFi router that employs the 802.11ac specification (5G WiFi) currently under development.

Motorola XOOM Tablet Costs $360

IHS iSuppli announced that, according to its latest teardown analysis, Motorola’s XOOM tablet carries a bill of materials (BOM) of $359.92, compared to approximately $320 for a 32GB 3G iPad.

Bluetooth Popular Choice for 3D Glasses

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) announced that Bluetooth wireless technology is gaining popularity among manufacturers of active shutter 3D glasses.

RealD Unveils Universal Active 3D Eyewear Technology

RealD Inc. announced its new universal active 3D eyewear technology at CES 2011 in Las Vegas.

Broadcom Unveils DivX Plus HD Certified SoC

The DivX division of Sonic Solutions announced that Broadcom’s BCM7208 HD IP STB System-on-Chip (SoC) is the first DivX Plus HD Certified chip available for Set-Top Boxes (STBs).

Broadcom Launches 3DTV Video Gateway STB SoC

Broadcom Corporation announced that it is sampling its new BCM7422 high performance dual high definition (HD) set-top box (STB) system-on-a-chip (SoC) video gateway.

Broadcom and Philips Reinvent the Remote Control

Broadcom Corporation announced that it is working with Philips Home Control to develop a new generation of wireless gestural remote control devices for televisions, set-top boxes (STB) and Blu-ray Disc (BD) players.

Broadcom Launches DivX Plus HD Certified Digital TV Solution

DivX, Inc. announced that Broadcom Corporation’s BCM3549 connected digital television (DTV) system-on-a-chip (SoC) solution is the company’s first platform to complete DivX Plus HD Certification.

SRS Labs Launches CircleCinema 3D

SRS Labs announced CircleCinema 3D, an audio solution designed specifically to complete the 3D HDTV experience.

Silverlight Coming to a Blu-ray Player Near You

Microsoft Corp. announced it is working with system-on-chip (SOC) partners Intel Corporation and Broadcom Corp. to deliver support for reference designs that will provide the complete Silverlight platform to set-top boxes, connected TVs, Blu-ray Disc (BD) players and other consumer devices.