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- Sprint hums along with fourth music offering. Gibbs, Colin // RCR Wireless News;9/19/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p4
This article reports on a new music service planned to launch by Sprint Nextel Corp. as of September 19, 2005. Sprint Nextel Corp. plans to announce its fourth music service, a wireless version of RealNetworks Inc.'s Rhapsody Radio. The offering includes five channels of streaming audio...
- Mobile Video Moves Into Mainstream. Marek, Sue // Wireless Week;12/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 25, p8
Predicts the future of the application of mobile phones in viewing video recordings. Popularity of multimedia and picture messaging among consumers; Video messaging services offered by Sprint PCS; Outlook on the revenue generation of video messaging.
- Streaming Wireless Video Seen In 2nd Half. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;4/7/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p31
The article focuses on telecommunication systems introduced by U.S.-based suppliers at a technology conference. According to Sprint PCS consumer marketing vice president Chip Novick, Qualcomm chips that support streaming video will be available by the end of 2003, possibly in time for Sprint PCS...
- RealNetworks embraces Java with Sprint PCS content deal. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;8/11/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 32, p7
Reports on the agreement signed by streaming-video company RealNetworks Inc. with Sprint PCS. Services offered by RealNetworks; Customers of RealNetworks; Terms under the agreement.
- Sprint PCS first with streaming audio. Gibbs, Colin // RCR Wireless News;12/27/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 52, p1
Reports on the launch of Music Choice Today, a radio-like service that delivers short video clips and channels of streaming audio to subscribers via their handsets, by Sprint PCS. Background on the service; Availability of the service; Development of devices that combine mobile phone technology...
- Sprint PCS offers streaming TV. // RCR Wireless News;11/17/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 46, p9
Focuses on a streaming TV offering from Sprint PCS through MobiTV and technology partner Idetic Inc. in 2003. Information on previous streaming TV offerings from Sprint; TV channels from which streams will be offered; Remarks from Phillip Alvelda, Idetic's CEO, on the service.
- Yes Virginia, people will watch video on handsets. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;12/8/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p1
Focuses on the popularity of wireless-phone video offerings from wireless companies in the U.S. as of December 8, 2003. Description of how video messaging works; Transport mechanism being used by downloadable video; Features of streaming video; Information on the video-messaging service from...
- Carriers Split over Streaming Video. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;10/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 20, p6
This article talks about the effects of watching television programs on mobile phones. According to Sprint and Verizon Wireless, there are limits to spectrum usage and there could be problems associated with allowing unlimited access to their networks. They said that just five subscribers...
- Cellular, Radio Compete For Ear Time. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;9/26/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p34
This article reports on the launch of subscription-based Rhapsody Radio by Sprint PCS in conjunction with Real Networks' Rhapsody Internet-based streaming service. The addition brings Sprint's selection of subscription-based music services to four. Rhapsody Radio's channels include Urban Hitz...