Daily Archives: October 12, 2009

Intel, which reports third-quarter earnings on Tuesday, has been talking up the emerging markets prospects for  WiMAX, with the technology it has heavily backed failing to gain much traction so far in the US and Europe.

But, according to a new report by the Ovum consultancy, WiMAX will only be a niche technology in emerging markets as well. Read more

More details are emerging about Project Canvas, the ambitious joint venture by the BBC, ITV, Five and BT to bring internet video services such as the iPlayer from the bedroom PC to the living-room TV set.

Our interview in today’s FT with Marc Watson, head of BT Vision, revealed how BT envisages Canvas will work for consumers and content owners, should the BBC Trust approve the service. Read more