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Low cost TV based messaging for remote desert communities

Eyers, T., Franklin, D., Turk, A. and McGinley, M. (2006) Low cost TV based messaging for remote desert communities. In: Australian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ATNAC2006), 4 - 6 December 2006, Melbourne, VIC



In recent years telecommunications services in remote Australia have received considerable attention, with services for indigenous desert communities a key focus. This project, known as Desert Interactive Remote Television (DIRT), uses existing community rebroadcast TV infrastructure to provide low cost multimedia messaging services for remote desert communities. The system architecture, key applications, and field trial outcomes are described.

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