TV programs soon to be seen on phones, devices

January 8, 2009 4:30:43 PM PST
Viewers will soon be able to watch some TV programming on cell phones, PDA's or other portable devices for free.The nation's largest television station owners and electronics manufacturers are working together to transmit news, entertainment and sporting events to portable handheld devices later this year.

At least 63 stations in 22 cities are involved and most would simulcast regularly scheduled shows.