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Thomson joins vid-streamers' rush for MPEG-DASH
Now that the web vid spec MPEG DASH has been published and interoperability testing is well underway, vendors are starting to put their cards on the table with serious deployments. One of the first to build DASH into products is Thomson Video Networks, which is now supporting it in its ViBE VS7000 multi-screen video platform, with the help of multi-media software company VisualOn. The DASH support is built into VisualOn's multi-media player that Thomson now incorporates into ViBE for cross-platform audio and video playback on target devices.
Laptop innovator Moggridge dies aged 69
The British designer of the world’s first clamshell-style laptop, Bill Moggridge, has died aged 69.