– News Corp.’s (NYSE: NWS) Fox Mobile Group on Wednesday introduced Bitbop, a forthcoming mobile
video subscription service that will offer full-length TV shows and movies for streaming
or temporary download to smartphones.
The service $9.99 per month service will
deliver content — presumably from Fox and other providers, although none were named
in the announcement — to smartphones over Wi-Fi or a 3G connection.
across most carriers and a wide variety of devices, Bitbop’s technology can
move the data robustly over the pipeline, providing a picture that exceeds
expectations," said Fox Mobile Group chief technology officer Markus