T-Mobile Sidekick Users Get Mobilcast

T-Mobile USA Sidekick iD and Sidekick 3 customers can now listen to podcasts and Internet radio on their handsets through Melodeo’s Mobilcast mobile entertainment service.

For $3.99 a month, Mobilcast provides on-demand access to more than 150,000 music and entertainment programs from the likes of NPR, MSNBC and CNN plus thousands of independent programs and stations from around the world.

In addition to T-Mobile, Mobilcast is available in the US through Alltel, AT&T and SunCom, which T-Mobile is acquiring. The service is also offered by a number of carriers internationally.