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channel

In charting, a line connecting a series of high points accompanied by a parallel line connecting a series of low points. The two parallel lines compose the channel in which the variable (for example, a stock price) has been moving and is expected to continue moving. An ascending channel indicates a bullish trend, while a descending channel represents a bearish trend. Breaking downward through an ascending series of low prices or upward through a descending series of high prices indicates a likely change in trend.

channel

the means of physically distributing a product from the producer to the ultimate customer. See DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL.

channel

see DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL.
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The channel 0 is also called fast channel, while the other channels are all called slow channel.
Li, "The Implementation of Fast Channel Switching in IPTV," 2009 Second International Conference on Intelligent Computation Technology and Automation, IEEE Computer Society, 978-0-7695-3804-4/09, 2009, pages 684-688.
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What's great about IPTV is that it's totally digital and offers viewers the ability to record with their DVRs up to four programs at once, remote access, built-in picture-in-picture abilities, extremely fast channel changing and a picture that's never jittery or compromised in any way," said Quintanilla.
It also offers very fast lock time enabling fast channel changes.
The SP8053 features 20 photo detector elements, 130MHz RF and fast channel bandwidth and 10ns settling times.
Additional features include auxiliary channel decoding for emergency broadcast warning systems, high accuracy receiver signal strength indicator (RSSI), and a fast channel scan algorithm to reduce channel scan time by up to 50 percent.
Optik TV offers: PVR Anywhere, networking all TVs in the home with one multi-tuner PVR; Video On Demand with DVD-style controls; Picture-in-Picture browsing; fast channel changing; and Call Display on the customer's TV.
The performance feature set of the MxL500 family of products is targeted at next-generation satellite gateways and set-top boxes that support multi-screen viewing, personal video recorder (PVR) functionality, emerging "catch-up television" features, and fast channel change capability.