Mobile TV's Blurry Picture

A survey shows former mobile TV users outnumber current ones by 19% in Europe as viewers' expectations change

Another year, another 3GSM event and, not unexpectedly, mobile TV was this year's chief buzz generator, although much of it was recycled from last year - DVB-H is coming, MediaFLO is coming, DMB is already here, etc. Still, there were some differences - like the 120-odd operators now offering mobile TV in one form or another. And the painful news that, in Europe, according to an M:Metrics survey commissioned by Tellabs, former mobile TV users outnumber current users by 19%.

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