7 November 2005

Users turned off by mobile TV

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Newly published research shows little interest among consumers for watching television on their mobile phones.

Fewer than one in five of the 1,500 UK consumers questioned in a recent poll said that they wanted to watch TV on their mobile phone, and 70 per cent said that they actively did not want to use their mobile for viewing such content. […]

The research will be grim reading for Nokia, which has just launched its first handset designed for mobile television, and the media companies backing the technology.

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