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Free Tv on our next cell phones???!!!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Lentsnh, Jan 10, 2009.

  1. Jan 10, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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    Lentsnh

    Lentsnh [OP] Well-Known Member

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    There was this article in the Atlanta Business Chronicles about how that TBS, FOX and other big broadcast stations would have services on the next generations of phones to have FREE over the air TV.

    And there were a bunch more really good articles in the ABC. I just thought that one was really interesting.
     
  2. Jan 10, 2009 at 6:17 PM
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    More than likely the broadcasts will be free, but the carriers will charge you to access them.

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  3. Jan 10, 2009 at 6:21 PM
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    Kindof like Verizon does for mobile tv.... but according to ABC they didn't say anything about carriers charging you for it, because it will be over-the-air meaning it will come from ABC, FOX, CBS, etc. radio towers
     
  4. Jan 10, 2009 at 7:03 PM
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    Cool, since they've outlawed both talking on the cell without a hands-free unit and outlawed texting while driving, I don't have anything to distract me from the drudgery of driving.
     
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