Primed for Victory
- Kids find a home on cable. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;05/05/97, Vol. 127 Issue 19, p57
Focuses on the television networks' venture into cable for children's viewing in the United States. Discovery Kids and Fox Kids as entries of the market; Launching of digital kids network on for Sunday mornings; Impact of television viewing on children; Competition among cartoon networks;...
- Media literacy means better, smarter TV viewing. Stonehill, Brian // Christian Science Monitor;7/26/96, Vol. 88 Issue 169, p18
Reports on a media literacy movement aimed at encouraging parents to teach their children to ask questions about what they watch. Critical attitude on the part of the viewer seen as the best strategy against unfiltered and unfettered media; Implications of a Supreme Court decision striking down...
- Helping hands. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/10/94, Vol. 124 Issue 41, p86
Reports on the volunteer service pledge of more than five million children during Nickelodeon's Big Help-a-thon.
- Extending the Brand. Haley, Kathy // Broadcasting & Cable;4/21/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 16, p10A
Focuses on the promotional plans of cable television network Disney Channel to popularize its programs among kids in the United States in 2003. Information related to several programs created by the network for promotional purposes; Development plans of the network; Issues related to the...
- So that's what the principal looks like. Coeyman, Marjorie // Christian Science Monitor;6/16/98, Vol. 90 Issue 140, pB8
Examines how television is slowly replacing the way children start their school day with the advent of Channel One, an in-school commercial TV network. How Channel One schools throughout the United States produce brief programs; How students at a high school in Mays Landing, New Jersey produces...
- Improve children's TV choices without censorship. Charren, Peggy // Psychotherapy Letter;May94 Special Issue, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p3
Presents an article adapted from the author's speech at the February 28, 1994 symposium sponsored by the `Brown University Child and Adolescent Behavior Letter,' on eliminating commercial abuses in children's television. Role of television in the violence epidemic; Need for diversity in...
- NICKELODEON: Not Just Kids' Play. Henkin, Stephen // World & I;Dec98, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p106
Provides information on the Nickelodeon, a television network for children's programming in the United States. Comments from Scott Fishman, vice president and general manager of the Nickelodeon Studios in Orland, Florida; Overview of the network's television programming; How the network boosted...
- Cable Programmers: We Must Adapt. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;6/20/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p14
The article reports on the adaption of cable television (TV) programmers on the activities of younger viewers on mobile phones, tablets, and personal computers (PCs) to engage them in cable TV services.
- U.K. Disney Ch. plays with four digital outlets. Turner, Mimi // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;09/05/2000, Vol. 364 Issue 32, p8
Reports the expansion of Disney Channel on digital cable in Great Britain in September 2000. Addition of programming hours and channels; Focus of Playhouse Disney; Features of Toon Disney; Significance of the increase of the children's market.