• MediaFLO adds three new all-news-all-the-time channels

    Qualcomm’s mobile TV arm, MediaFLO has expanded its news coverage, just in time for the U.S. presidential race. The mobile TV service will now include three new 24/7 news channels: CNBC and MSNBC from NBC Universal and FOX News. MediaFLO said the news services were timed to launch for the political party convention season. MediaFLO USA’s mobile TV service is available to… Read More

  • Video: Preview of LG Vu running Mobile TV Doug gave you the lowdown last night on AT&T’s Mobile TV service and today we’ve got our hands… Read More

  • AT&T MediaFlo live TV service coming May 4th? The Boy Genius Report has let loose some details on AT&T’s live TV service, MediaFLO. Apparently it’ll be available on May 4th… Read More

  • Video: AT&T LG Vu running MediaFLO I won’t lie. I’m not all that impressed with the LG Vu. It’s about as craptacular as the LG Voyager. It’s a little more… Read More

  • Video: AT&T's Samsung Access showing live TV with MediaFLO Here we get a hands on with the Samsung Access on AT&T running MediaFLO. Music provided by Danger. Read More

  • MediaFLO coming to AT&T in May; Live TV on your phone

    Look out, Asia, we have TV phones now, too! After waiting months for MediaFLO-capable phones, AT&T has taken the lead and today announced it would be launching AT&T Mobile TV in May. At launch, two phones, the LG Vu and Samsung Access will support playback, with more to come later in the year. FOX, CBS, ESPN and many other channels will be available with AT&T sprouting two… Read More

  • Samsung Access for AT&T announced

    Just announced by AT&T is Samsung’s Access, which is the first to support AT&T’s Mobile TV. The 3G candy bar phone features a 2.3-inch widescreen display that’s perfect for viewing media content. A dedicated TV button brings all the action within seconds. The Access also features stereo Bluetooth, microSD slot, external speakers, a 1.3-megapixel camera that also… Read More

  • The Futurist: Why New Technology Means Better TV

    As a general rule, journalists (particularly us of the tech stripe) go gonzo when trying to proclaim something a new “trend.” We take one example of a hit YouTube video and proclaim it to be the death of TV. The stories are usually the same: Lead with an example of a internet video that became part of the geek cultural canon (take the anti-Hillary Clinton/Apple… Read More

  • AT&T Taps MediaFLO for Mobile Live Streaming TV

    AT&T’s wireless division (AT&T Wireless + Cingular – simple name) has chosed MediaFLO to roll out its mobile TV service. MediaFLO is a subsidiary of QUALCOMM, the all-caps wireless infrastructure and chip manufacturer. The deal means that the Q can put its TV transceivers on AT&T’s wireless access towers, sending live TV to compatible handsets on the AT&T… Read More

  • The Futurist: Can The Mobile TV Industry Survive The Slingbox?

    After years of infrastructure building and billions of dollars of investment, the United States is finally ready to join the ranks of our Eastern neighbors who have long had watchable streaming TV service. CES announcements by companies such as MediaFlo and Verizon made as much clear, and competing services aren’t that far off. However, standing in the way of these corporate Goliaths… Read More

  • LG Makes VX-9400 Official

    LG unleashes the VX-9400 at CES. The CDMA version will be launched on Verizon’s network with VCast Mobile TV via MediaFLO, 8 channels are offered up with MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central with more to come. Read More

  • FCC Approves Qualcomm Mobile TV Over UHF

    Qualcomm’s MediaFLO is finally set to kick off in the States. MediaFLO is the cellphone chip and cell infrastructure-maker’s solution for mobile TV. Instead of trying to squeeze more data into the already crowded cellphone spectrums, Qualcomm decided to use the relatively wide-open spectrum owned by UHF TV. But this spectrum is regulated by the FCC and is meant for (very)… Read More