Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Oplayo announces agreement to develop mobile phone video player using Windows Media 9 Series
Posted on 13-Sep-2003 23:15 | Filed under: News

Oplayo announces agreement to develop mobile phone video player using Windows Media 9 Series
Oplayo announced that they will develop a mobile phone video player using Microsoft Windows Media 9 Series. For the first time, video clips using Windows Media 9 Series will be able to be watched on the latest mass market phones.

Oplayo’s mass market mobile video player "OplayerJV" and various automated encoding products will adopt Windows Media 9 Series and a number of new products will be released including Oplayo/Windows 2003 Enterprise Server Plug-In, Oplayo Playlist Generator, Encoding Tools and Media Players for mass market handsets. Video content in Windows Media 9 Series will be able to be viewed on an estimated 50 million colour screen phones that will have been sold by the end of Q3 2003.

"With Oplayo’s ability to deliver streaming video and audio to millions of handsets, content owners can now reach new audiences with the high-quality of Windows Media 9 Series to provide consumers with a great media playback experience." said Jonathan Usher, director, Windows Digital Media Division at Microsoft Corp.

Philip Bourchier O’Ferrall, UK Managing Director at Oplayo commented: "Oplayo streaming technology underpins the mass market mobile video marketplace and enables cross-network flexibility. Working with Microsoft is another indicator that Oplayo is leading the way in bringing mobile video to the mass market. This deal means that the mobile video market comes much sooner than anyone thought. More content as content providers can use Windows Server 2003, more handsets due to Oplayo already in 2.5G instead of 3G"


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

NZ Government Incentives Coming Soon For Buyers of Electric Vehicles!
Created by frednz, last reply by ockel on 25-Sep-2018 20:47 (107 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


Do Travel Agents still provide benefits
Created by dclegg, last reply by richrdh18 on 25-Sep-2018 13:04 (33 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Vodafone really want me back.. or not?
Created by Lias, last reply by thecatsgoolies on 23-Sep-2018 09:37 (56 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Finding good coffee in Auckland
Created by cloudlover, last reply by PolicyGuy on 22-Sep-2018 13:01 (29 replies)
Pages... 2


The Apple Watch Series 4, iPhone XS, XS Max and XR discussion and owners thread
Created by JEDENZED, last reply by surfisup1000 on 25-Sep-2018 18:02 (334 replies)
Pages... 21 22 23


New Zealand housing market (particularly Auckland)
Created by quickymart, last reply by quickymart on 24-Sep-2018 19:22 (297 replies)
Pages... 18 19 20


Trying to track down cheap tripwire sensors
Created by pomtom44, last reply by pomtom44 on 25-Sep-2018 09:48 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


I started a VR arcade
Created by petes117, last reply by Coil on 25-Sep-2018 17:52 (9 replies)