Wednesday, June 04, 2008
Global Mobile Corp. of Taipei announced that it plans to begin WiMax field trials in Taiwan. Along with partner NextWave Wireless Inc. (San Diego), Global Mobile's Taiwan WiMax network will offer a service called MXtv, with up to 40 live-broadcast channels, as well as with interactive media services, digital audio, video conferencing, and voice-over-IP. WiMax subscribers in Taiwan would communicate with cell towers using NextWave's V5 basestations and gateway platform running software provided by PacketVideo, a NextWave subsidiary delivering 3G mobile TV in Europe.
Posted by R. Colin Johnson at 10:23 AM