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NFL Mobile now requiring subscription?

Discussion in 'Android General Discussions' started by Twigg4075, Sep 10, 2010.

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    I know this isn't really new but I have another question. Every video I try to watch on NFL Mobile immediately asks we to sign up for a V Cast subscription. I believe this went into effect September 1st? Eventhough I personally think it's complete crap because I know I'm not the only person Verizon sold these phones on with this feature.

    But that's not even my main issue. My friend has an original Droid and I have an X. He still can watch all the videos without any problems. Am I missing something?
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    I have an original Droid and it tells me to sign up for V-cast too...Guess they aren't getting enough coin from me as it is.
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    What a joke. I wonder why it isn't affecting some people though? So weird.

    I just checked the reviews for the app on the android market and almost every one is 1 star. The comments are not very flattering to say the least. I made sure to add one myself.
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    Some people were able to watch the 1st game with no charge, here on out, thought, it will cost.
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    I'm watching video right now and it didn't ask me to subscribe.
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    Hmm think its the games they are chargin for, but maybe I was wrong. Wouldnt be the first time.
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    I was just responding to the OP saying the videos he was trying to watch promting him to subscribe.
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    What phone do you have? Just curious because it seems that a very few isolated people can still watch videos. There doesn't seem to be any rhyme or reason to it.

    And just to clarify, EVERY video I try to watch now prompts me to subscribe. Not just highlihts. Not just streaming NFL Network. EVERYTHING.
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    I have the original Moto Droid.
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    My understanding of this is that Monday night games will be made available to watch on the application only. I could be way off base but I believe all other games will only be available through the DTV app to Sunday Ticket subscribers. I just checked my app and as of right now I havent been prompted subscribe to VCAST.
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    I actaully talked to a verizon rep a couple of weeks ago about this app and vcast. He told me vcast was included in the unlimted plan. If that's not true, somebody is gonna get an earful.
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    works for me still...
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    That's definitely not true. Just google "NFL Mobile charging" or "NFL Mobile V cast" and see all the articles you get. Hell, just pull up the reviews on the marketplace. Most of the complaints re about how people pay $30/month for unlimited data and Verizon expects us to shell out another $10/month for V Cast. Bull****.

    Just like you need V Cast to use Verizon's crappy GPS service. Why would you do that when the Google one on your phone is better and FREE?
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    It is pretty simple. (Not that I like it) You can watch rerun vids for free, but bendover and pay for the live
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    Where are these vids that you speak of? Every video I click on asks me to subscribe to V Cast.

    And why does the app still work for some? My buddy still has access to all of the videos and was just watching the live stream of NFL Network.
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    maybe he paid for vcast

    just yesterday i did part of the Vikings-Saints game on the radio in the app. Hope i don't get charged extra for that...
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    There's a hacked version of it out there somewhere. A link was posted on another forum and the mods took it down before I could get it. It exists though. If you find it, PM me a link please.
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