[opendtv] Re: News: DTV Boxes Could Cost $1 Billion

  • From: "Manfredi, Albert E" <albert.e.manfredi@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2004 11:40:24 -0400

Bob Miller wrote:

> >Oh! Perhaps. But only against QPSK. A minor oversight.

> No, across the board. In 1999 at 64 QAM we had very good mobile
> reception with COFDM. In the summer of 2000 at the hearings Sinclair
> demonstrated COFDM at 19.76 Mbps 1080i HD and was able to walk around
> the hearing room without regard to the orientation of the single bow
> tie antenna.
> You might get away with that with 8-VSB 5th gen but not like
> COFDM in 2000.

Prove it, Bob. It's starting to sound very lame indeed.

Micronas is the company that bought Linx. They are hiring people to
develop ATSC as well as other products. The job requirements are
described below. Looking university graduates with background in
communications engineering, specializing in analog and digital
signal processing, etc. (the list is self explanatory and includes
VSB as well as ATSC). Young team, occasional travel.




Zur Erfuellung dieses Anforderungsprofils haben Sie Ihr
Hochschulstudium (Fachrichtung Elektrotechnik, Nachrichtentechnik)
mit Schwerpunktkenntnissen in analoger und digitaler
Signalverarbeitung ueberdurchschnittlich erfolgreich abgeschlossen.
Idealerweise bringen Sie bereits Berufserfahrung in
Modulationsverfahren, wie QAM, QPSK oder VSB, und in
Uebertragungsstandards, wie DVB, ATSC oder ISDB, mit. Englisch
beherrschen Sie in Wort und Schrift, Sie sind gerne in ein junges,
kooperatives Team eingebunden und gelegentliche Reisen zu Kunden
empfinden Sie als Bereicherung.
You can UNSUBSCRIBE from the OpenDTV list in two ways:

- Using the UNSUBSCRIBE command in your user configuration settings at 

- By sending a message to: opendtv-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word 
unsubscribe in the subject line.

Other related posts: