Digital Nationwide Trials
TV2GO first nationwide mobile digital TV trial in Singapore with Broadcast Australia and Nokia.
TV2GO was the first digital mobile TV broadcasting trial carried in Singapore in partnership with broadcast Australia and with support from Nokia. TV2GO did provide nationwide transmission of premium live channels to hundreds of trialists using the latest mobile TV hand phones and newest digital receivers for laptops and home PCs. TV2GO channels ranged from news to sport to entertainment with premium programmes from leading broadcasters. TV2GO allowed the viewers to receive and watch their preferred programmes wherever they were with live broadcast service always-on and did support an exciting range of new engaging interactive TV services as voting, polling and access to dedicated micro-sites.
First Digital Out of Home media network for public transportation with Comfort Taxis Singapore.
PGK was the inventor and developer of the first interactive DOOH advertising mobile solution designed for taxis and public transportation vehicles deployed on Comfort Taxis as early as 2002. The latest models have evolved to support digital TV and wireless networks to provide instant update and seamless content management over the entire national territory without the need to recall any taxi at any time.The mobile solutions are both for in-vehicle as well as rooftop installation where the adoption of the latest LED technology has provided with high brightness and sunlight readable wireless digital billboards.
iDTV system for Reliance India with Sharp Electronics.
In 2004 PGK was appointed by Reliance to develop and manufacture new prototype of home theatre iDTV systems (integrated digital TV sets) in co-operation with Sharp Electronics to enable the delivery of Reliance digital services to the end user. PGK was also appointed to developed interactive kiosks
specifically designed to support new utilisation of the group cable network.
PGK is collaborating with leading research institutes and government agencies to provide a dedicated one-stop front desk solution managing and integrating emerging and advanced technologies with cutting edge design. PGK commitment to research and development resulted in the launch of many world-first solutions
which have been internationally recognized winning prestigious awards in the ICT and Interactive Media arena.
PGK is also playing an active role in promoting the development and propagation of digital media technologies in partnership with leading industry players, government agencies and universities such as the multy-agency IDM R&D Programme Office under Media Development Authority of Singapore, A*Star I2R Infocomm Institute of Research Singapore, SITF Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation, SMU Singapore Management University, IAS Institute of Advertising Singapore, Singapore Business Federation, NDP National Day Parade Committee and SSC Singapore Sports Council.