TITLE

Riding the Kids Wave

AUTHOR(S)
Grebb, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/12/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 52, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with broadband videos for children developed by cable television networks in the U.S. An overview of the broadband site of Nickelodeon called TurboNick is given. MTV Network has launched its first broadband service for college students titled mtvU Ober. Details of the broadband strategies of Disney Online are given.
ACCESSION #
19133997

 

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