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Journaline Service Demonstrated at Games

The system was integrated into select Audi shuttle vehicles used in Beijing, providing passengers and drivers with up-to-date information in the form of a "sports and newsticker."
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The text-based Journaline digital radio information service made its debut in a multiplatform implementation during the Summer Olympics.

The system was integrated into select Audi shuttle vehicles used in Beijing, providing passengers and drivers with up-to-date information in the form of a "sports and newsticker."

With Journaline, users can access current news information and track live sporting results directly from an in-car module with text-to-speech presentation or from a portable receiver with text presentation.

The Journaline data service is based on a standard internationally accepted by the WorldDMB forum in September 2007. It is currently broadcast as part of DAB/T-DMB and DRM digital radio transmissions; however, it is suitable for virtually any broadcast platform due to its low data capacity consumption.

Journaline project partners include Audi, Fraunhofer IIS, Thomson, NXP Semiconductors, Atmel and Microtune.

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