TITLE

Cingular, Verizon Go With The FLO

AUTHOR(S)
Palenchar, Joseph
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;2/26/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that Cingular Wireless and rival carrier Verizon Wireless adopted Qualcomm's MediaFLO technology and content for its mobile television service. Cingular said its MediaFLO-equipped telephones will be Cingular exclusives. Two channels will be supplied by MediaFLO to Cingular customers. The company expects to launch the service in late 2007. Verizon's Mobile TV service will launch in early 2007 with seven channels in major U.S. markets along with a telephone apiece from Samsung and LG.
ACCESSION #
24287630

 

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