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Technology developed: LIPS Digital (Multiple Language Subtitles On DTH) (TP19765237658)
Category: Product (Hardware/Material/Software)
Details of Inventor(s):
Inventor Institution/Organization/Company Department Designation
Sh. Sudesh Mudliar (Project Co-Investigator) C-DAC Pune GIST Group Joint Director
Technical Application Area: ITS & Assistive Technology
If 'Other', please specify:
Please give more details of new technical application area:
Enabling Technology for TV Broadcasters to make programmes accessible to persons with hearing disabilities.
Organization(s):
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC) Pune
Affiliated Ministry: MeitY, Govt. of India
Type of technology development: Indigenous
Does the technology help in replacing any import items currently
procured from outside India?
Yes
Does the technology have export potential? Yes
Category of Technology developed: Immediate Deployment
Stage of Development: Field Test
Please describe in detail including the TRL Level:
LIPS digital has been field tested on the networks of Indian Public Broadcaster and the set-top-boxes available in Indian market. The solution readily integrates with Indian TV broadcasting set-ups however certain aspects like integration with Playout automation system and broadcast management system are specific to the broadcast set-up.

    Abstract:

Applications: LIPS digital is an enabling technology for broadcaster to provide subtitles with the TV programmes. This comes with the suite of applications including LIPS Creation, LIPS Generator and LIPS Preview Station. The subtitles can be switched ON or OFF or the Language can be changed by the viewers. This will help enables the accessibility of TV programme to the viewers with hearing disabilities, deaf and geriatric.
Advantages: The solution has the following Features: 1. Supports both SD and HD subtitles 2. Supports Hindi and other Indian languages with Unicode support 3. Aesthetically designed TV fonts for high resolution graphics 4. Language independent Bitmap subtitles 5. Solution Pluggable with DTH transmission set-ups 6. User can switch on or off the subtitles 7. Subtitles with different fonts, font size and styles like bold, Italic, underline etc. 8. Subtitles with effects like background color, foreground color, outline color, edge, shadow etc. 9. Preview and timer facility to subtitles 10. Subtitle Creation, Editing, Translation and Preview system with Multiview support with multiple subtitle file format support.

    Technology Inputs:

Imported Equipment/Spare Parts:
Equipment/Spare Parts Year ITC-HS Code
NA
Indigenous Equipment/Spare Parts:
Equipment/Spare Parts Year ITC-HS Code
NA
Imported Raw Materials:
Raw Materials Year ITC-HS Code
NA
Indigenous Raw Materials:
Raw Materials Year ITC-HS Code
NA
Existing R&D Facilities used:
Facilities Year ITC-HS Code
NA

    R&D Investment:

R&D investment (Rs. in Lakhs):                    
Indian Source (Rs.) Foreign Source (Rs.) Year
261 0 2015-16

   Patents & Publications:

Patents:
Filed Patents (No.) Granted Patents (No.) Year
0 0 NA
Publications:
Submitted (No.) Published (No.) Year
0 0 NA

    Commercialization Potential:

Who are the Potential Licensees?
What commercially available products address
the same problem?
Company Product Problem Addressed
Screen Subtitling Polistream DVB Subtitling
Would you like to develop this invention further with
corporate research support?
Yes
Would you be interested in participating in cluster based
programs for commercialization research or business
planning for your invention?
Yes
      Submitted by: Jasjit Singh Date of Submission: 6-8-2020



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