RealNetworks announced that consumers can access brand-name audio and video programming right from their mobile phone or PDA. Offering top news, sports and entertainment content, the RealOne� Mobile Media Guide enables consumers to enjoy streaming media whenever and wherever they want � whether listening to breaking news or sports headlines on-demand, or checking out the latest movie trailers on the way home. Content available through the RealOne Mobile Media Guide includes programming from: Capitol Records, CNET Radio Direct, FOXSports.com, iFilm, NPR, PGA TOUR, Sporting News Radio, Triggerstreet.com and Virgin Records.
The RealOne Mobile Media Guide is available on Nokia�s 3650 and Pocket PC devices. Devices from Siemens and Samsung supporting the RealOne Mobile Media Guide are expected to be offered in the US later this year. Consumers with a Nokia 3650, available from AT&T Wireless, Cingular, and T-Mobile, can access the guide by simply adding a bookmark for the guides to their phones.
Content available through the RealOne Mobile Media Guide includes:
News: Hourly updates from NPR; broadcasts of CNET Radio Direct�s twice daily tech update hosted by Brian Cooley
Sports: Fox Wire sports update and Best Damn Sports Show �Things You Wouldn�t Say� excerpts; Video tournament highlights from PGA TOUR
Entertainment: Short films from Triggerstreet.com; Movie trailers and short filsm from iFilm; Music videos from Capitol and Virgin Records.
RealNetworks also announced RealOne Mobile On-ramp � a program that enables content providers to deliver programming to millions of consumers via their mobile phones and PDAs.
�CNET Networks� audience comprises an enormous number of early adopters, including folks who spend a lot of time away from their desktop,� said Brian Cooley, associate vice president of CNET Networks and host of CNET Radio Direct. �We are pleased to extend our CNET Radio Direct digital audio service to users of the RealOne Mobile Media Guide, ensuring they have �on the go� access to the day�s top technology business news.�