‘PhoenixBTV’ Streams Batch of Local Broadcast Nets to Mobile Devices

Didja’s beta trial in Phoenix nets green light to stream more than 20 TV channels

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF.—Billing it as “antenna TV for the mobile age,” Didja Inc. is testing a service in the Phoenix area that captures the over-the-air TV signals of select local broadcasters and streams them to web browsers as well as market-branded apps for Android and iOS smartphones and tablets.

The offering, called PhoenixBTV, is starting as a free, consumer beta that streams more than 20 channels. Didja, which has a cloud DVR feature on its product roadmap, said it also has plans to offer a paid premium version of the service that will deliver more than 50 channels of local TV.

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