Applied Digital Research Corporation
Sarasota, FL 34239, US
What is Hybrid TV?
SKYBOXE, hybridTV, is raising $1m in equity financing .
The Company is currently developing a proprietary system called the SKYBOXE, which is designed to seamlessly integrate into one set-top box, the following sources of TV and entertainment content:
Local Live TV –Over the Air Channels
Anroid Apps (Play Store)
IPTV – (Internet Protocol Television) Thousands of streaming channels from around the globe
OTT – (Over the Top IP Services) Online content aggregators and distributors like Netflix, Hulu,
Interactivity – Social Networking and sharing during the viewing experience
Video Gaming – download, demo, rent and subscribe to online video games (Play Store)
After Dark – Adult entertainment
Web browsing and full computing capabilities
Broadband Connectivity as an option
The patent-pending product consists of a roof-top antennae (included) for local programming, a set-top box and a wireless controller. The set-top box receives signals from both the roof-top antennae and a hi-speed internet source, integrates the content, and provides the viewer with extreme ease of use and functionality through its proprietary graphical user interface.
SKYBOXE has 5 variations of the service: ATSC, DVB, the SKYBOXE APP, MDU and LTE (broadband included).
SKYBOXE ATSC works in the USA, Canada, Mexico, USVI, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, South Korea, Argentina and Honduras.
SKYBOXE DVB works in Europe, Asia, Oceania and Africa
SKYBOXE LTE works in the USA and bundles TV Strength Internet for the home/business, partnering with LTE cell carriers.
SKYBOXE MDU (multi-dwelling unit)
– OTA multi-channel streaming server for approximately 100 concurrent users (includes hardware)
– A personal OTA streaming server with a smaller form factor for home or apartment use by an individual (includes hardware)
Products / Services
SKYBOXE: Subscription HybridTV
The Company is currently developing the Skyboxe, which is designed to seamlessly integrate into one set-top box, the following sources of TV and entertainment content:
– Local Live TV –Over the Air Channels (Local Stations captured by the roof top omni-directional antennae)
– Android Apps (Play Store)
– IPTV – (Internet Protocol Television) Thousands of streaming channels around the globe
– OTT – (Over the Top IP Services) Online content aggregators and distributors like Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Amazon
– Interactivity – Social Networking and sharing during the viewing experience (Facebook, Twitter, etc..)
– Video Gaming – download, demo, rent and subscribe to online video games (Play Store)
– After Dark – Adult entertainment
– Web browsing and full computing capabilities
President Executive Officer
Fred Niedrich co-founded and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Applied Digital Research Corporation. Fred is a life-long entrepreneur with extensive startup experience worldwide. A “go to” source for entrepreneurs in every facet of the business world, Fred has over 50 years of experience as a creator/entrepreneur and a savvy venture capitalist with a vast network of like-minded professionals. In 2007, Fred co-founded EFX Financial Services, Inc, which is a nationwide financial services and ATM network responsible for facilitating millions of financial transactions per year, headquartered in Clearwater, Florida. In 1990, Fred co-founded and served as Vice President of ADR, Inc., which designed and manufactured a cutting edge convertor box that took compressed digital files and displayed the content on television over a private network. In 1986, Fred founded Real Vision Technology, Inc., the creator of the first MLS service network for real estate.
Senior Executive Officer
Rob Shambro co-founded and is currently serving as the Chief Operating Officer of Applied Digital Research Corporation. Rob is a serial entrepreneur with extensive experience and knowledge in new business startup and planning, Internet technologies, interactive media and entertainment, international business, sales and marketing, strategic alliances, motion picture and television, content production, software development, and all things bleeding edge/disruptive. Rob founded SAVVIS, STREAMSEARCH.com, INFINIUM LABS, GENOSTV and Solar Night Industires
Chief Information Technology
Sun Chang is the President of Enfenet Corporation and has 23 years of experience in the software/high-tech industry. Enfenet’s mission is to empower the world to innovate by providing the best platform and solutions to software developers and entrepreneurs world-wide. Prior to founding Enfenet, in August of 2014, Sun spent seven years at Samsung in Seoul, Korea, most recently as Director of Global Business Development.
Mr. Galda brings an extensive and distinguished career focused on securities and related legal expertise to his appointment as Corporate Secretary. Mr. Galda recently opened a consultancy concentrating on corporate governance matters, cross-border securities compliance, listing on US firm exchanges and the OTC QX, and legal issues associated with public and private securities offerings, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, and general U.S. securities law compliance.
Brandon Kim is the CSO/Co-founder of Enfenet Corporation and CEO/Founder of INSLab INC. He has 18 years of experience in the software/high-techindustry .Enfenet’s mission is to empower the world to innovate by providing the best platform and solutions to software developers and entrepreneurs world-wide. Prior to founding Enfenet and INSLab, Brandon spent four years at Samsung in Seoul, Korea, most recently as Principal SW Engineering Consultant. Prior to Samsung, Brandon spent ten years at Microsoft in Redmond WA.
Group Leader/Lead Information Technology
Terry spent 5 years at LG Electronics as the Chief Research Engineer spearheading all their Smart TV development. Prior to LG, Terry spent 9 years doing IPTV and digital broadcasting solutions for INFOEQ, Ltd as their principal research engineer. Out of school, Terry spent 3 years at Samsung Electronics as their development and research manager. He is an expert at analyzing requirements and the design of new solutions based on systems engineering
Chief Financial Officer
Blair Mullin is interim Chief Financial Officer. Blair has over 30 years of deep and varied business leadership, financial and operational experience, both domestically and internationally, in a wide range of industries, as executive, consultant and banker. Mr. Mullin is currently Managing Partner of Apollo Ventures LLC, Apollo Marketing LLC and Aldercreek Capital LLC, which provide investment capital to emerging companies. He is also President & CEO of Connectus Inc., which provides advisory services to emerging companies. Mr. Mullin also serves as a Director of Algae Dynamics Corp and as a Director of Greatland Power Corporation. Mr. Mullin holds an MBA from University of Western Ontario and BA from Wilfrid Laurier University, in Canada.