Acacia Technologies Issued European Patent for Digital Media

Jan 16, 2004

Acacia Research Corporation has announced that its Acacia Technologies group has been issued an additional European patent covering 14 countries for its Digital Media Transmission ("DMT") Technology. The new patent provides additional coverage in Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands, Monaco, Luxembourg, and Greece. Acacia's DMT technology relates to audio and video transmission and receiving systems, commonly known as audio-on-demand, video-on-demand, and audio/video streaming, and is used for distributing digital content via several means including Internet, cable, satellite, and wireless systems. Acacia has entered into license agreements for its DMT technology with companies in the hotel in-room entertainment, elearning, and online music, movie, and adult entertainment industries.