Los Angeles and San Francisco – FOXSports today became the first network to allow sports fans to watch daily sports video on their PDAs.
Starting today, FOXSports.com through the Lycos web site will offer its video content to Mazingo subscribers. Mazingo is the only company delivering copy-protected movies, TV shows, news, sports, weather and other content to PDA users., according to a Manzingo spokesman.
Mazingo will offer FOXSports programming in VHS quality either as part of a package or separately starting at $7 per month. The sports video content will update automatically when users synchronize their PDAs with their PCs. FOX broadcasts over 4,000 pro and college sports games, and sports related shows including the Best Damn Sports Show Period, Regional Sports Reports, Beyond the Glory and a new daily extreme sports program, 54321.
Manzingo claims over 50,000 users worldwide.