Enables Operators, Manufacturers and Services to Move Towards an Era of Entertainment Unbound
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mobile World Congress 2013 – Rovi Corporation (Nasdaq:ROVI), driving digital entertainment innovation, will be showcasing new technologies at Mobile World Congress (stand #7182 in hall seven of the Fira Gran Via) that are designed to enable mobile app developers, operators, and device manufacturers to satisfy the increased demand for digital entertainment access on mobile devices. The company’s announcements and demonstrations at this year’s show address the need for enabling greater access to content, higher video quality and increased interactivity across multiple devices. Leading Rovi’s showcase will be a demonstration of DivX® HEVC 720p integrated with DivX Plus Streaming®, developed to support the rollout of the newly ratified High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard for mobile and consumer electronic devices. The demonstration is an example of Rovi’s focus on bringing technologies to market to promote the rapid adoption of HEVC.