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Photo and Specs: e.Digital’s new touch-screen portable IFE

Portable in-flight entertainment (IFE) provider e.Digital has scored a customer for its new touch-screen eVU handheld. SriLankan Airlines, which operates a mixture of Airbus A320s, A330s and A340s, will deploy the systems on various routes. Here are the specs for the touch-screen eVU. That 20-hour battery life sure trumps the 10 hours offered on certain […]

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Has the peace train come to the portable IFE sector?

Portable in-flight entertainment (IFE) maker digEcor last week received the equivalent of a tongue lashing from a Utah district court. The court dismissed with prejudice (i.e. permanently) all of digEcor’s remaining claims against competitor – and former partner – e.Digital, and ordered that digEcor recover no damages or injunctive relief. But it also took some digEcor executives […]

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DigEcor president talks candidly about legal spat

If you’ve tried to stay on top of the legal battle that has raged between rival portable in-flight entertainment (IFE) manufacturers DigEcor and e.Digital, then God Bless You. It has been a messy, multi-year spat that will culminate in a 4 May trial. I had the opportunity to speak with DigEcor president and COO Brad […]

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Portable IFE players to find sweet spot in 2009: analyst

Hello 2009! And welcome back RWG readers. Last week I did the unthinkable. I harassed two well-known IFE&C gurus during the holidays in order to secure comment for an industry forecast piece for Flight magazine. Thankfully, IMDC chief executive Wale Adepoju and consultant Michael Planey were willing to spare a few minutes for me. I’ll […]

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