Vodafone Looks To Sky For Mobile TV

Following on from vague predictions yesterday that Vodafone would launch a mobile TV service The Register reports that the company has signed a deal with Sky TV to give the telco’s 250,000 3G access to “19 mobile channels on offer including Sky One, Discovery, MTV, History Channel and Biography Channel” from tomorrow… “Some channels will be broadcast “as live” while others will be dedicated “made for mobile” channels featuring regularly updated blocks of programming.”
The service will be free initially but will cost