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Fraunhofer IIS and Astrodesign cooperate to offer JPEG XS solutions for video equipment manufacturer

Fraunhofer IIS and Astrodesign Inc. announce their partnership at IBC 2022 to offer JPEG XS based solutions either as an FPGA IP core or as a software solution. Both parties are permitted under a cross licensing agreement to sublicense the other's party technology. They will demonstrate the JPEG XS encoding/decoding process and its interoperability by an encoder FPGA solution from Astrodesign together with a software decoder application based on Fraunhofer's SDK (Software Development Kit).
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The web platform that makes parasite microscopy easier – ParasiteWeb®goes live

The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS and the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM) have developed ParasiteWeb®, a web platform for training and quality assessment of parasite microscopy. With digital clinical samples, the platform makes it possible to train diagnostic skills online and run virtual external quality assessments (EQAs). In this way, ParasiteWeb® can reach a wider group of users and offer them access to rare parasites and direct expert feedback. With Nobit oHG as a partner, ParasiteWeb® is now live:
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Fraunhofer’s mioty LPWAN and IoT technology protocol integrated in the latest Silicon Labs Series 2 sub-GHZ SoC platform, EFR32FG23

Erlangen, Germany/Austin (TX), USA: The standardized Fraunhofer mioty protocol stack for Low Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) and IoT applications is implemented and tested in the newly introduced wireless bidirectional sub-GHZ SoC (System on Chip) Series 2 platform EFR32FG23 (FG23) from Silicon Labs. The single-die, multi-core solution presents extremely low transmit and receive radio power together with robust RF performance and deep indoor penetration
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  • 埃尔兰根/东京——Sound United LLC联合旗下品牌:天龙(Denon)、普乐之声(Polk Audio)、马兰士(Marantz)、狄分尼提(Definitive Technology)、和乐氏(HEOS)、架势(Classé)和波士顿声学(Boston Acoustics)与MPEG-H音频标准的主要贡献者Fraunhofer IIS共同宣布,包括天龙和马兰士的部分AV放大器和前处理器在内的家庭影院产品将通过固件升级的方式支持MPEG-H技术[ ]。

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  • 2020年3月4日,德国埃朗根市—— mp3技术的发明者,xHE-AAC和 MPEG-H音频标准的主要贡献者Fraunhofer IIS近日宣布恩智浦半导体将采用其MPEG音频SDK,该软件包涵盖了四代音频编解码器:传统的MPEG Layer-1/2/3和MPEG-H 3D音频编解码器以及最新的包含了xHE-AAC的AAC家族系列。它们将应用于恩智浦多媒体系统解决方案中,以提升诸如机顶盒、条形音箱以及智能扬声器等家庭娱乐产品的音频质量。

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  • 2019年10月21日,德国埃朗根市——当您听熟悉的歌曲突然有了耳目一新的感觉,仿佛浸入音乐之中并被演奏家们所包围,那您应该聆听的是360 Reality Audio。这种全新的沉浸式音乐格式基于MPEG-H Audio技术,前所未有地拉近了艺术家与粉丝间的距离并使音乐的听感变得更加真实和身临其境。索尼于10月15日在纽约官方发布了该全新音乐格式并宣布了 360 Reality Audio沉浸式音乐流媒体服务在Amazon Music HD、Deezer、nugs.net以及TIDAL的上线时间。与此同时,当地的索尼音乐厅还展示了亚马逊高端智能扬声器Echo Studio和索尼耳机等首批支持360 Reality Audio的消费类电子设备。

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  • 2018年6月20日,德国埃朗根市——随着Android P 开发者预览版3的发布,Fraunhofer IIS宣布将自2012年起就应用于安卓系统且备受欢迎的FDK库升级。升级后的FDK2将会为安卓系统的OEM厂商、服务提供商和开发者带来多项全新技术,其中包括可将立体声码率降至12kbit/s的xHE-AAC以及在嘈杂环境中仍能让用户保持优质聆听体验的MPEG-D DRC动态范围控制技术。

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  • 2018年6月15日,德国埃朗根/韩国首尔——2018年俄罗斯世界杯揭幕战的开启标志着全球首个具备沉浸式和交互式功能的广播电视节目的正式播出。韩国SBS电视台通过基于ATSC 3.0标准的超高清视频技术直播该项赛事,由Fraunhofer主导研发的MPEG-H电视音频系统的高级功能为用户带来沉浸式和交互式音频体验。

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    2018年6月1日,德国埃朗根市/俄罗斯莫斯科——由机器学习驱动的人工智能产品和服务科技公司Yandex在其首个智能音箱产品中集成了Fraunhofer upHear语音质量增强技术,使产品能够准确识别从房间任何位置发出的语音指令。

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