streamed live to their handsets. This is in addition to the scores and news already provided with the service. ESPN has deals with several conferences, so chances are (if you’re one of the dozen or so Mobile ESPN customers) you’ll be able to catch your favorite team in action, if you have one.
While streaming live content to handsets is nothing new, it’s good to see ESPN spreading the technology to a more “mainstream” audience, namely not geeks like us). Maybe if it’s successful, other providers will start sharing more live content that people will actually want to watch.
Mobile ESPN offers live college football [Reuters]