ATLANTA,MSNBC and Atlanta-based SmartVideo are teaming up to offer a free mobile video service to end users who have Internet-enabled portable devices such as cell phones and personal data assistants.

Having completed a beta test, the companies said MSNBC would launch the offering in November. Programming will include headlines and videos from NBC News.

SmartVideo worked with MSNBC to incorporate advertising insertions and ad serving technology.

For more information, see: gomobile.msnbc.com

SmartVideo: www.smartvideo.com