Networks Still Trying to Build a VOD Model
- Temporary tiger-taming. Groves, Don // Variety;06/15/98, Vol. 371 Issue 6, p89
Focuses on the success of multichannel television in Asia despite the financial problem caused by the 1997 currency crisis. Prediction of MTV Networks Asia president Frank Brown about the growth of multichannel homes in Asia; Several joint-ventures in the broadcasting network industry.
- MTV Mandarin, MTV Asia ready to rock. // Hollywood Reporter;2/6/95, Vol. 335 Issue 45, p7
Reports that MTV Networks has launched two new 24-hour networks, MTV Mandarin and MTV Asia, in Asia. Broadcasting language to be used by the two networks; Areas of focus.
- On-demand takes center stage at CTAM. // CED;Apr2002, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p20
Focuses on the video-on-demand (VOD) and subscription VOD topic during the 'CTAM Digital Conference' in Los Angeles, California. Generation of revenue through VOD services; Details on the VOD services of Comcast Corp.; Plans for the on-demand service of Discovery Networks.
- Zucker, Nevin Set for PROMAX. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;11/15/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 46, p20
Focuses on expected events at the 2005 annual conference of PROMAX and the Broadcast Design Association in the U.S. Involvement of NBC Universal president Jeff Zucker and Home Box Office executive vice president Sheila Nevins in the conference; Topics to be discussed during the conference,...
- Get the picture. Garvey, Steve // IBE: International Broadcast Engineer;May2002, Issue 326, p33
Focuses on the feasibility of video on demand (VOD) on broadcasting industry. Reliability of VOD technology; Cost associated with VOD solution; Measures of implementing an effective VOD system.
- Three Middlemen Vie for VOD Share. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;11/5/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 45, p16A
Reports the victory of three middlemen content players over video-on-demand shares in the United States. Names of the companies; Advantage of the moves; Deals signed by the three companies.
- Free or Not, VOD Steamrolls Ahead. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;5/13/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p6
Reports on the impact of video-on-demand (VOD) on film, broadcasting, advertising and equipment industries. Plan of Comcast Corp. to launch its VOD system in Philadelphia; Partnership between Comcast and Time Warner; Protection of advertising under the VOD system.
- UK rules platform operators not responsible for content. Hunter, Philip // Broadcast Engineering Exclusive Insight;1/23/2012, p5
The article reports on the decision of the British regulating body for on demand services, Authority for Television on Demand (ATVOD), that Viacom group's Nickelodeon UK, Paramount Partnership and MTV Networks Europe are responsible for video on demand (VOD) content distributed by their...
- Lost in MTV Land. McKissack, Fred // Progressive;Jun99, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p12
Discusses the contribution of MTV television network in raising the political consciousness of the youth in the United States. Reestablishment of the network as youth-culture zeitgeist; Its coverage of the 1992 presidential election; Efforts to encourage the voters to register.