Acacia Research Corporation announced today, that its Acacia Technologies Group has licensed its Digital Media Transmission (DMT) Technology to Radio Free Virgin, a leading digital broadcast company. Acacia’s DMT Technology is a patented process for the transmission and receipt of digital audio and digital video content.
Radio Free Virgin is a privately held company funded by Richard Branson, which provides CD-quality streaming audio via the Internet through over 40 genre-based music channels. Listeners receive Radio Free Virgin’s streaming audio content via the Internet by downloading a media player.
About Acacia Technologies
The Acacia Technologies group is the part of Acacia Research Corporation that focuses on media technology, a business that licenses its V-chip technology to television manufacturers, and owns pioneering Digital Media Transmission (“DMT”) technology. DMT technology covers the transmission and receipt of digital audio and digital video content, commonly known as audio on-demand, video on-demand, and audio/video streaming, and is supported by 5 U.S. and 17 international patents.