Technology innovator joins growing roster of leading
companies promoting LTE adoption with Via’s patent pool
FRANCISCO, February 8, 2017 – Via Licensing Corporation today announced that Dolby
has joined the impressive roster of global companies participating in Via’s
industry-leading LTE (Long Term Evolution) patent pool, which provides a fair, transparent
and cost-effective license to all essential LTE and LTE-Advanced patents from
Via’s LTE licensors. The announcement comes on the heels of MediaTek joining this LTE
patent pool last month.
pleased to welcome Dolby as a new licensor in our LTE pool,” said Joe Siino,
President of Via. “Dolby is a respected innovator, with a long history of
supporting patent pools that offer fair, reasonable and nondiscriminatory
and services that use LTE technologies include smartphones, tablet and laptop
computers, voice and data services, automobiles, and the Internet of Things
(IoT). LTE technology is the next generation of wireless connectivity
technologies that is being deployed.
participants offering a worldwide license to their essential patents through
Via’s LTE Patent Pool include AT&T, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, DTVG
Licensing, Google, HP, KDDI Corporation, MediaTek, Newracom, NTT DOCOMO, SK
Telecom, Telecom Italia, Telefónica and ZTE Corporation.
Licensing Corporation is a global intellectual property solutions provider
dedicated to enabling innovation in partnership with technology companies,
entertainment companies and universities around the world. Via develops and
manages licensing programs on behalf of highly innovative companies in markets
such as audio, wireless, broadcast, and automotive. Via is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Dolby Laboratories, Inc., a company with more than 50 years of
experience in innovation and technology licensing. For more information about
Via, please visit via-corp.com.
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