Technology - Broadcasting - Datacasting, Teletext, Captioning (Archived)

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Last updated: 1 Oct 2002 Update History

Report Status: Archived

Report Pages: 9

Analyst: Kylie Wansink


This report gives a background briefing on datacasting, teletext and captioning. A brief history and description of the technologies are given, together with a description of emerging trends in these fields. A description is also given of the v-chip, which was intended to provide parental control over the programs available on the family TV by screening out pornography, violence etc, together with its uncertain development. With Digital free-to-air TV, datacasting will get another life as new providers will start delivering new interactive applications.

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