Cingular, Verizon Go With The FLO

Palenchar, Joseph
February 2007
TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;2/26/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p50
Trade Publication
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.


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