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A Look At The Future Of The TV Business


This is a live baseball game on our iPhone 3G, streamed over AT&T’s 3G network, that we get to watch for free via Major League Baseball’s $10 At Bat app.

The video quality is not great (it’s better over wi-fi). But the idea that we’re watching a live baseball game through the air, on our phone, which fits into our pocket is still crazy impressive to us.

Yes, a broadcast/cable network (Tribune-owned WGN) is actually producing this broadcast — the same one we watch in HD on our computers, via MLB.TV. Still think the TV industry isn’t in the first inning of massive disruption?

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