U.S. Cellular unveils mobile TV service powered by MobiTV


U.S. Cellular has launched U.S. Cellular Mobile TV,
powered by MobiTV. U.S. Cellular Mobile TV, a downloadable application,
features live TV, video-on-demand programming and the option to download
content for offline viewing. Subscribers will have access to top programming
from ABC, CBS, NBC, ESPN, The Disney Channel, MTV, Comedy Central and more.


In addition to the core entertainment package consisting
of news, sports and other select entertainment, genre-specific content packages
are also available, including a Spanish-speaking package featuring content from
Univision and other providers, and a children’s programming package featuring
premium content from Nickelodeon, PBS Kids and more.


“Our partnership with MobiTV represents another opportunity for us to delight customers with quality TV
entertainment whenever and wherever they want,” said Joe Settimi, senior
director of Data Strategy and Services for U.S. Cellular.


Additionally, U.S. Cellular Mobile TV will operate on our
high-speed nationwide network so users can access information quickly and enjoy
everything their cell phone has to offer.


U.S. Cellular Mobile TV provides subscribers with access
to compelling features powered by the latest version of MobiTV’s converged
media platform.


These include an enhanced user interface for simple
discovery, providing subscribers with tools to create a more personalized experience,
and the ability to download and store content for offline viewing.


Being selected by one of America’s top carriers not only
showcases the strength of the MobiTV technology platform, but also the demand
for a reliable and flexible platform on which a service can grow upon,” said
Charlie Nooney, CEO, MobiTV.


By Telecomlead.com Team
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