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    What is the red phrase mean??

    The service they are using comes from a Web site which offers users the chance to send video from cellphones to their own TV channels on the Web. A small venture, it is one of thousands of offerings from the likes of Apple, Nokia, RIM and many others letting users drive their mobile entertainment.

    I don't know the red letters' meaning so that I don't know what the venture is.

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    Re: What is the red phrase mean??

    Hi,
    Try not to get hung up when you don't know all the words. In this phrase 'drive' means to be in control the users choose the direction. So, unlike normal TV where what is shown is out of your control, in this case the viewer decides the content. Like in a car, the person who drives decides the direction.
    Mobile entertainment- when you watch TV you are usually at home, you are not mobile, but now you can access so much stuff by mobile phones etc that the enterntainment is 'mobile' - it goes with you.

    Hope that helps. When you get stuck like this, try to think around the problem. Think of some of the things it could mean, and it's probably the most sensible one.
    Best wishes,
    Sarah

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    Re: What is the red phrase mean??

    Quote Originally Posted by sajacas View Post
    Hi,
    Try not to get hung up when you don't know all the words. In this phrase 'drive' means to be in control the users choose the direction. So, unlike normal TV where what is shown is out of your control, in this case the viewer decides the content. Like in a car, the person who drives decides the direction.
    Mobile entertainment- when you watch TV you are usually at home, you are not mobile, but now you can access so much stuff by mobile phones etc that the enterntainment is 'mobile' - it goes with you.

    Hope that helps. When you get stuck like this, try to think around the problem. Think of some of the things it could mean, and it's probably the most sensible one.
    Best wishes,
    Sarah
    So the "vanture" maybe is a humorous expression??

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    Re: What is the red phrase mean??

    THANKS Sarah

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    Re: What is the red phrase mean??

    Quote Originally Posted by Coraline View Post
    So the "vanture" maybe is a humorous expression??
    No, 'venture' means a project or business enterprise in this context. This is only a small venture compared to a lot of computer products like Google Earth, or releasing a new Operating System, for example.

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