Newport Media Targets Mobile TV

Lake Forest-based Newport Media, a firm developing semiconductors targeted at the mobile broadcast media market, said Monday that it has partnered with CyberLink for a fast TV switching solution. Newport Media and Cyberlink have combined their products to provide fast channel switching on mobile TV receivers. Newport Media develops mobile TV silicon that supports digital video broadcast, MediaFlo, and other protocols. CyberLink is a developer of technology for audio-video playback.