J:COM to add mobile TV to cable offering

16 Nov 2010

Japanese multiservice operator (MSO) Jupiter Telecommunications (J:COM) is enhancing its basic cable TV packages to allow its customers to watch TV on various electronic devices, such as smartphones, at no extra cost. Starting next year, J:COM will launch a new service enabling customers to record TV programmes via their cable converter boxes and transmit them within their homes via Wi-Fi networks. The new service will make it possible for customers to watch recorded broadcasts outdoors on a mobile handset or PC.

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