TITLE

Nat Geo, Discovery Top HD Wish List

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/18/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 16, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at a study conducted by Beta Research Corp. regarding cable television networks viable in high definition television (HDTV). Percentage of respondents that prefer National Geographic to be in HDTV; Television networks that actually launched HDTV channels; Rate of respondents that selected The Weather Channel as the most valuable cable network.
ACCESSION #
16804263

 

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