Makayama introduces Pocket Live TV 1.0 software that lets you watch 100 TV channels from 10 countries on Windows Mobile Pocket PC and Pocket PC Phone Edition devices. The software provides a two-touch interface to streaming television on the internet. Pick a country, pick a channel and start watching.
You can get live TV from the U.S., U.K. Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Russia, Netherlands and other countries. This includes top news channels, such as CNN, BBC, Sky News, Deutsche Welle and NBC. Music channels, such as MTV, Ministry of Sound and 3for12. Sports channels such the Baseball Channel, Eurosport and Sportbox. Get the latest weather forecast from the Weather Channel. And tens of general news and entertainment channels.
The channels are all broadcast over the internet, and the application provides easy to use access to that content. No subscription fee is required , just the one-time $19.95 purchase of the application. Any Pocket PC (phone) with WiFi, UMTS, WCDMA, EVDO, EDGE or other wideband connection will work. A smartphone version will be available in May.