Intel's (INTC) Web-based pay-TV service has reportedly run into the same roadblock that seems to...

|About: Intel Corporation (INTC)|By:, SA News Editor

Intel's (INTC) Web-based pay-TV service has reportedly run into the same roadblock that seems to have tripped up Apple, Microsoft, and others trying to change the status quo: a failure to reach deals with content providers bent on protecting ancient business models that involve getting paid for channel bundles whether or not a consumer is interested in a particular channel. One source tells the WSJ an Intel service could launch in mid-2013, while another suggests Q4.