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- Gay-Aimed 'Here! TV' Goes Premium. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;10/4/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p10
Reports on the 24-hour premium network launched in 2004 by Here! TV, formerly just an on-demand and pay-per-view service targeting gay audiences. Pricing for the premium channel; Types of programs included in Here! TV's subscription video-on-demand service; Claims of most cable operators...
- Five sets prices for download service. Jones, Gareth // New Media Age;9/7/2006, p9
The article focuses on the plan by Channel Five, a British commercial broadcaster, to launch a video-on-demand (VOD) service in September 2006. The broadcaster has teamed up with BT, Entriq, Limelight Networks and Agency.com to develop a VOD service that will offer full-length TV-quality...
- Bay News 9 Stays Ahead of Hurricanes. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;7/25/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 30, p30
Focuses on the television newsroom launched by Bay News 9 in June 2005. Features of the facility; Technologies being used for the creation and delivery of video-on-demand content; Safety offered by the facility during hurricane season.
- Comcast-Viacom Contract Includes VOD and Retrans. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;12/22/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p25
Details the carriage deal between Comcast Corp. and Viacom Inc. that offers Comcast the cable television (TV) networks under Viacom and video-on-demand (VOD) rights as well as retransmission consent for CBS and UPN TV stations. Development of VOD services under the deal; Estimate on the license...
- Comcast Grows Sports Empire. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;10/4/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p1
Reports on the efforts of Comcast Corp. in assembling a nationwide string of regional sports networks as of October 2004. Key features of the company's California channel Comcast SportsNet West; Partnership with the owners of the major sports teams in Chicago, Illinois; Video on demand package...
- This Just In. // Multichannel News;10/4/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p3
Presents an update on the U.S. television broadcasting industry as of October 2004. Viewers attracted by Fox News Channel with its presentation of the September 30, 2004 debate between presidential candidates, U.S. President George W. Bush and Senator John Kerry; Plan of entrepreneur Russell...
- Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow. // CableFAX Daily;2/16/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p2
Reports on the increase of ratings received by Weather Channel in the U.S. as of February 2006. Usage of video-on-demand in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania according to Comcast; Ratings received by Weather Channel.
- RENTRAK SERVICE LIVE. Wagner, Holly J. // Home Media Retailing;10/9/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p10
Reports on the move of Rentrak Corp. to offer its OnDemand Essentials Content Provider Web site live in the U.S. Television stations which signed deals for the site; Number of video on demand transactions attracted by OnDemand Essentials for the first eight months of 2005.
- A Plum Deal for Documentary-Makers. // MovieMaker;Winter2007, Vol. 14 Issue 67, p20
The article offers information on television network Plum TV, which airs programs in several U.S. cities. It is also available in homes through Comcast's video-on-demand service. The company is planning to offer three hours of online content in a forthcoming deal with AOL. One of its most...