No mo’ Flo
Flo is the mobile DTV service launched by Qualcomm over the old channel 55 frequency. (Houston’s channel 55, KTBU, now uses the channel 42 frequency.) Qualcomm won channel 55 nationwide with a winning $38 million bid in Auction 44 in 2002.
The Flo service, available through AT&T and Verizon Wireless, carries lower-resolution mobile versions of ABC, Adult Swim, CBS, CNBC, CNN, Comedy Central, Discovery, Disney Channel, ESPN, Fox, Fox News, MSNBC, MTV, Tr3s, NBC, Nickelodeon and TLC, plus two service-specific entertainment channels.