Las Vegas – CES 2007 (January 8, 2007) – Were you glued to your couch to watch a great play of the big game, catch updates on the 2006 midterm elections, or witness one of those spectacular music award-show eyebrow-raisers? Have you stood in the family room, late for an appointment, because your young children wouldn’t hop in the car because they were watching their favorite cartoon? Or worse: how often have you missed those touchstone moments that affect a whole nation because you were on the move?
A revolutionary service is on the way — and all you’ll need is a great
new wireless phone from Verizon Wireless. On the eve of the 2007
International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Verizon Wireless
today announced V CAST Mobile TV, a new and unique service that will allow
TV viewers to leave the house and still watch many of their favorite TV
programs while on-the-go. V CAST Mobile TV from Verizon Wireless is
expected to be available in the first quarter of 2007.
With an initial launch in many major U.S. markets, V CAST Mobile TV
will feature the best of broadcast and cable television with live content
and other programming 24 hours a day from many of the world’s best-known
entertainment brands, including CBS, Comedy Central, Fox, MTV, NBC News,
NBC Entertainment and Nickelodeon, representing a variety of options for
all types of TV viewers.