Freeze Frame or Steady Stream?

Marek, Sue
June 2006
Wireless Week;6/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p6
Trade Publication
The article discusses the need to improve the quality of mobile video by wireless telephone companies in order to satisfy customers. The traditional television has a satisfaction rate of 100% while streaming video has 98%. Mobile ESPN decided to use a progressive downloading scenario to deliver video sports content to its subscribers. Companies that deliver streaming video complain about the fragmented structure of the industry. INSET: Flash on the Horizon.


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