BASKING RIDGE, NJ, and SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Taking the next step in mobile video by bringing today’s popular entertainment to consumers on their mobile phones, Verizon Wireless announced at the CTIA Wireless I.T. & Entertainment 2008 show that full-length episodes of top-rated and “can’t miss” programs like “30 Rock” and “The Office” from NBC, “CSI” and “Numb3rs” from CBS, “The Hills” from MTV and “ScoreCenter” from ESPN, among others, are now available on V CAST Video.
“We recognize that the convenience of watching TV programs must extend beyond living rooms, laptops and portable DVRs to better suit active lifestyles, schedules and spontaneity; so when people want to watch their favorite TV programs when on-the-go, V CAST Video will now provide fresh and familiar favorites that are easy to find,” said Terry Denson, vice president, content strategy and acquisition at Verizon.
Customers with select V CAST-enabled phones can check out V CAST whenever they want for just $3.00 for 24-hour use or by signing up for the $15.00 V CAST VPak monthly subscription, which also includes access to Verizon Wireless’ ESPN MVP, Get It Now® and Mobile Web services. Customers get unlimited basic video, but application download fees may apply for 3D games and premium video. There are no airtime or megabyte charges to download, stream or watch V CAST content with any V CAST subscription.
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About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 68.7 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 70,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, go to: www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.