TITLE

Discovery Adds Two Hispanic Networks

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of two Spanish-language channels by Discovery Communications Inc. Objective of Discovery in its move; Factors that characterize the channels; Efforts taken by Discovery in its intention to expand its offerings to the domestic Hispanic market.
ACCESSION #
16691692

 

Related Articles

  • The most flattered network. Frutkin, A. J. // Brandweek;5/3/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 18, pSR22 

    Focuses on the U.S. cable television network BBC America which is distributed by Discovery Network. Television program that enabled the success of BBC America in the U.S.; Information on the different television programs aired by BBC America; Number of homes reached by BBC America; Problems...

  • The Television Mystique. Frank, Reuven // Television Week;8/18/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p5 

    Discusses the reasons why people take pride on being shown on television. Experience of the author on being congratulated because he was seen on television; Information on the presence of television sets in the U.S.

  • Lower the visual volume.  // Broadcast Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p10 

    Argues that there is too much extraneous information being crammed into television screens in the United States. Snipes; Crawling text at the bottom of the screen; News alerts; Bloomberg News channel with its several pieces of graphic noise.

  • Mr. Gates Goes Electronic: The What And Why Questions in Local TV News. Harmon, Mark D. // Journalism Quarterly;Winter89, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p857 

    Discovers the what and why questions in local television news in the U.S. Identification of two common themes in the existing contradictory research on local television news; Values in traditional news; Problem with the traditionalist approach.

  • Family-friendly station is up and running. Mylchreest, Ian // Business Press: Serving Southern Nevada;9/27/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p2 

    Focuses on the launch of the new television station KEEN 17 owned by Total Living Network. Schedule of the first broadcasting; Components of the programming; Plans for expansion of local programming.

  • The push for DTV conversion. Martin, Harry C. // Broadcast Engineering;Jun2004, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p20 

    Discusses the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission and the Congress to promote a speedier conversion to digital television service. Requirement for all television stations to convert to digital settings; Reauthorization of the Satellite Home Viewer Improvement Act; Filing of a...

  • Moving graphics to HD. Martinolich, Jim // Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);May2007, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p24 

    The article states that today's generation of graphic systems are ready to offer powerful and scalable performance at an affordable price because of the move to high-performance open platforms. These graphic systems rely on the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU). According to the...

  • TV.  // AutoWeek;10/9/2006, Vol. 56 Issue 41, p39 

    A list of various television programs to be aired on different television channels is presented. Some of the programs in the list are NASCAR Beyond the Wheel, Barrett-Jackson 2006: The Auctions, NASCAR Busch Series qualifying from Charlotte, Trackside at Charlotte, and NASCAR Beyond the Wheel.

  • Europe's HD goldrush. Forrester, Chris // TVB Europe;Aug2004, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p1 

    Reports on the emergence of new companies that offer high definition television (HDTV) services in Europe. Launching of the first bundle of channels by BSkyB; Venture of SES Astra into the HDTV field; Progress of offers and counter-offers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics