Navigation Links
NPR, Harris Corporation and Towson University Launch Global Effort To Make Radio Accessible to Hearing and Sight Impaired
Date:1/8/2008

First Over-The-Air Transmission From Special CES Station

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (LVCC S227) -- NPR, Harris Corporation and Towson University today announced a new initiative to make radio more accessible to the hundreds of millions of hearing and visually impaired people around the world.

At a press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the three organizations announced the global accessible radio technology initiative and provided the first live demonstration of the accessible radio technology. The group also announced a new research center for developing future technologies on the campus of Towson University near Baltimore, MD. Additional plans call for the establishment of an international consortium of equipment manufacturers, broadcasters and other organizations to help foster broad adoption of the initiative.

The initiative will be spearheaded by the three founding organizations and will leverage cutting-edge HD Radio(TM) technology to enable hearing-impaired people to "see" live radio content on specially equipped receivers by applying television closed-captioning processes to radio broadcasts. The technology also will provide audio cues and voice prompts, as well as advanced radio reading services, for those visually impaired and blind.

"Digital radio technology makes it possible -- for the first time -- to serve the sensory impaired," says Mike Starling, vice president and chief technology officer of NPR. "Beyond developing the technology, this initiative will ensure the accessibility of these radio services at minimal costs."

During the press conference, the organizations showcased the first over- the-air transmission of the accessible radio technology using a signal from WX3NPR, a special temporary station authorized by the FCC for the live broadcast. Attendees at the press conference watched the text transcript of the NPR flagship morning news magazine "Morning Editi
'/>"/>

SOURCE Harris Corporation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. James E. Harris to Become Chief Financial Officer of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
2. George Harrison Fund for UNICEF Announces Donation for Bangladesh Cyclone Relief
3. Eckert Seamans Announces Major Expansion in Philadelphia, West Chester and Harrisburg
4. Digirad Corporation Board of Directors Appoints R. King Nelson Chairman
5. Insulet Corporation and DexCom Announce Development Agreement
6. Kensey Nash Corporation Announces Its Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release Date and Teleconference
7. Somanetics Corporation to Release Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007 Financial Results and Host Conference Call January 23, 2008
8. Torchmark Corporation Announces Change in Domicile State of Insurance Subsidiaries to Nebraska
9. MedCath Corporation to Present at the 26th Annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference
10. Insulet Corporation to Present at the JPMorgan Healthcare Conference on January 8, 2008
11. PolyOne Completes Acquisition of GLS Corporation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/20/2014)... California (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Final Cut ... the release of the Citrus theme for FCPX filmmakers ... would use to describe the Citrus theme” Says Christina Austin, ... easy to look so professional.” , Citrus comes with all ... with the template are: four transitions for added style, a ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 Houston plastic surgeon ... the key elements of his innovative True Form ... plastic surgery residents and faculty at The University ... he, too, was once a medical student. Patronella, who ... private cosmetic plastic surgery practices in Texas, The ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... Recently, BambooIndustry.com, one of the most popular suppliers of ... bamboo deckings . Moreover, the company has launched a ... available at deeply discounted rates. , As is ... the significance of online business nowadays. Thus, BambooIndustry.com pays ... workers are striving to deliver both value and efficiency ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... Recently, Top10BestSEOHosting.com has unveiled its newest ... and HostMonster are the best VPS hosting suppliers ... is the method of partitioning a physical server ... the appearance and capabilities of running on someone’s ... pays close attention to VPS products and related ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... Stephen T. Greenberg, M.D., with offices in Woodbury, Southampton and ... as one of Long Island’s best cosmetic surgeons. In ... the best provider for Botox injections. Glisten, his Skin & ... best Laser Treatment center on Long Island.* , The voting ... the contest once per day, per IP address. , Stephen ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Today Pixel Film Studios Announced the Release of the Citrus theme for Final Cut Pro X 2Health News:Plastic Surgeon Patronella Presents Artistically-Inspired Tummy Tuck Method to Future Generation of Plastic Surgeons in Texas 2Health News:High Quality Bamboo Deckings, New Items Unveiled By BambooIndustry.com 2Health News:The Best VPS Hosting Suppliers In The Market Unveiled By Top10BestSEOHosting.com 2Health News:Dr. Stephen T. Greenberg – Nominated for the 10th Consecutive Year for One of Long Island’s Best Cosmetic Surgeons for 2015 by the Long Island Press 2
... Feb. 12 After Phil Cohen, president of ... interview last year, he signed on to do ... introduced those videos this week via PRN Funding,s ... formal launch of its YouTube Channel in place, ...
... Altmeyer brings extensive experience in neuroscience and oncology ... these therapeutic categories , , ROCKVILLE, ... America Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OAPI), a fast-growing health care ... in North America, has announced the appointment of ...
... Earns Milestone Payment of Additional $2.5 MillionCRANBURY, N.J., ... US: PTN) today announced it has received $4.1 ... its exclusive research collaboration and license agreement to ... receptors and a clinical trial sponsored research agreement. ...
... N.J., Feb. 12 DOR BioPharma, Inc. (OTC Bulletin ... it has signed a potential $30 million partnering agreement ... for the development and commercialization in North America of ... the agreement, Sigma - Tau will make a $6 ...
... Will Now Be Available to a Wider Medical Market through Nation,s ... ... 2009 -- Inviro Medical Devices, an industry leader in infection control ... of the nation,s largest and most respected GPOs, or group provider ...
... Montgomery law firm prevails on behalf of plaintiff in medical malpractice lawsuit ... hours of deliberations , ... Santa Rosa, Calif. (Lexis Nexis) February 12, ... the Santa Rosa law firm of Teal & Montgomery, scored a major ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:PRN Funding Introduces the PRN Funding YouTube Channel 2Health News:Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mark Altmeyer as President and Chief Executive Officer 2Health News:Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mark Altmeyer as President and Chief Executive Officer 3Health News:Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mark Altmeyer as President and Chief Executive Officer 4Health News:Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mark Altmeyer as President and Chief Executive Officer 5Health News:Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Mark Altmeyer as President and Chief Executive Officer 6Health News:Palatin Technologies Announces Receipt of $4.1 Million from AstraZeneca 2Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 2Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 3Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 4Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 5Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 6Health News:DOR BioPharma Announces Potential $30 Million North American Partnership Agreement with Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals for orBec(R) in the Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease 7Health News:Inviro Medical Devices Is Awarded a Three Year Contract with Leading GPO Novation 2Health News:Steve Teal, Santa Rosa Attorney, Obtains $850,000 for Client in Highest Hospital Negligence Verdict in Mendocino County 2
(Date:10/17/2014)... BALTIMORE , Oct. 17, 2014  Ameritox SM ... announced the appointment of Thomas Smith , M.D., ... lead a field-based team offering scientific resources for healthcare ... Smith has held leadership positions at a variety of ... will benefit both the pain and behavioral health sides ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... --  ndd Medical Technologies , a leader in innovative ... announced that its EasyOne Pro® is now being used ... 140,000 square foot, 44-bed hospital with many outpatient services. ... a large number of Native Americans from several tribes ... beyond. A portion of its funding comes from the ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... 2014  STAAR Surgical Company (NASDAQ: STAA ), ... systems for the eye, today announced that the Company will ... October 18, 7:00 a.m. CT at the American Academy of ... Dr. Erik Mertens , Medical Director ... Antwerp, Belgium , will present his first cases with ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Ameritox Appoints New Chief Medical Officer 2EasyOne Pro Mobile Respiratory Testing from ndd Medical Technologies Chosen by Choctaw Nation 2STAAR Surgical to Webcast Investor Presentations at American Academy of Ophthalmology's Annual Meeting 2STAAR Surgical to Webcast Investor Presentations at American Academy of Ophthalmology's Annual Meeting 3
... -- DENVER, Colorado and SUNNYVALE, California, September 23, 2010, ... ... --> ... var s = ,; var first_result; // Results are keyed by longUrl, so we need to ...
... Ill. and IRVING, Texas, Sept. 23 ... ... ... are keyed by longUrl, so we need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 2Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 3Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 4Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 5Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 6Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 7Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 8Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 9Health Language and HCL Technologies Partner to Offer ICD-10 Conversion Solution 10Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 2Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 3Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 4Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 5Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 6Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 7Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 8Abbott and Reata Pharmaceuticals Announce Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Bardoxolone Methyl for Chronic Kidney Disease Outside the U.S. 9
Sealing tape featuring 3M adhesive technology. Opaque and strong. Prevents photo-degradation....
Sealing tape featuring 3M adhesive technology. Compatible with DMSO. Good optical quality. Minimal autofluorescence....
Empore Sealing Tape Pads are ideal for covering a 96 well plate during storage or transfer to another work station. Not intended for use with auto-injectors....
... 'A' film is a quick and effective means ... plates and tubes. The compliant inner layer is ... smoothly. This minimizes the risk of aerosol formation ... cut for use with fewer than 96 wells, ...
Medicine Products: