Penthera gains multiple mobile TV patents
| 12 May 2014
TV network and content distribution software solutions provider Penthera has added to its portfolio of intellectual properties with three patents related to enhancing mobile video.
Penthera boasts a range of clients including content producers and owners, television networks and multichannel video distributors. The company also provides direct to consumer content delivery services for mobile devices. The company's flagship Cache&Carry software is designed to enable smartphone and tablet users to download TV shows, films and other content for offline viewing on Apple and Android mobile devices.
The new patents are designed to enhance such operations and relate to advertising, background downloading and monitoring and managing downloads. "We're proud of our technology and will continue to invest in innovation," said CEO Michael Willner, commenting on the award.