TITLE

PayPal to Handle Bravo's 'Top Chef' Purchases

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p112
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the adoption of PayPal's text message-based service PayPal Mobile by Internet company Bravo. Advantage of the service to "Top Chef" viewers; Need for viewers with PayPal accounts to register.
ACCESSION #
20448801

 

Related Articles

  • Bravo baking more 'Chef' Clarke, John // Daily Variety;1/3/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 2, p4 

    The article reports that Bravo television network renewed the telecast of the food series, "Top Chef," on its network. The article states that the network is organizing a nationwide audition to cast the chefs for the reality competition show. According to Nielsen Media Research "Top Chef" holds...

  • BEST OF THE B&C BLOGS. Outhwaite, Sarah // Broadcasting & Cable;8/20/2007, Vol. 137 Issue 33, p50 

    This article offers a comment on a "Broadcasting & Cable" blog where "Top Chef" head judge Tom Colicchio is quoted on the Bravo reality show. He says producers do not attempt to influence the judging but they do cast the shows for personalities rather than talent. The author says she find it...

  • Many 'Chefs' Cooking for Bravo. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;3/6/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p31 

    Provides information on the reality television series "Top Chef," which is slated to air on March 8, 2006 in the U.S. Explanation on how viewers can participate in the show; Details of the marketing campaign created for the show; Prizes to be won.

  • Bathurst SMS Showdown.  // B&T Weekly;9/10/2004, Vol. 54 Issue 2488, p22 

    Reports on the promotion of the Holden v Ford SMS Showdown during the Network Ten's coverage of the Bathurst 1000 race in Australia. Involvement of consumers in interaction with brands; Concept of the commercial; Interaction of the television audience with the program using short messaging service.

  • Bravo Serves Up 'Chef' Sponsors. Lafayette, Jon // Television Week;2/20/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p5 

    Focuses on the sponsorship of Sears, Toyota, Clorox and American Online for Bravo's television program "Top Chef" in the U.S. in 2006. Views of Mark Miller, senior vice president of sales for the NBC Universal Cable Entertainment Group, on the program's audience; Success of Bravo in attracting...

  • SMS element for viewers to enter Dragon TV show. Savage, Mike // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;5/21/2004, p6 

    Dragon TV has added an SMS-based competition to its "Travel Unraveled" show to help compile a database of the programme's viewers. David Turchetti, CEO of 21 Communications, the agency that created the promotion, said the broadcaster was using SMS to find out more about its viewers. He added...

  • Streaming video services fuel consumers' appetite for bingeing: survey.  // Indiantelevision.com;4/24/2015, p20 

    The article explains the role of streaming video services in enabling the binge-watching habits of U.S. viewers, based on a Deloitte Digital Democracy poll. Topics discussed include that the habit, which involves watching 3 or more program episodes at one sitting, was common to 68 percent...

  • 'Dollhouse' Fans All Atwitter Over Day's Tweet. Krukowski, Andrew; Gelman, Vlada // Television Week;4/13/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p2 

    The article reports that fans of "Dollhouse" were confused regarding the season finale of the show because of a text message by actress Felicia Day on Twitter. According to Day, episode 13 of the show titled "Epitaph One" will be scrapped by Fox. The network asserted that "Omega" will be the...

  • It stands for what? Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter;8/10/2009, Vol. 410 Issue 50, p4 

    The article reports that the CW television network is set to launch a campaign using text-messages to promote Season 3 of the television program "Gossip Girl." The network will send text messages saying WTF, short for watch this fall, to its young viewers. The network had sent text messages...

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