TITLE

Multicast Gives WCSN Granite Distribution

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Christian
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that broadband channel World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) LLC is vaulting to the linear television world by a deal with Granite Broadcasting Corp. in New York state. WCSN will offer a 24-hour service dedicated to Olympic sports, which set for rollouts in 9 other markets served by Granite stations. Furthermore, the network also has an hourlong syndicated show titled "World Championship Sports," which reaches more than 45 million households through several partners.
ACCESSION #
24977539

 

Related Articles

  • ESPN360 Adds Champs Channel. Pursell, Chris // Television Week;10/1/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p4 

    The article reports on a deal with ESPN signed by World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) to create a network for one of its revamped ESPN360. The 24-hour WCSN channel will offer live event coverage from matches around the world, including worldwide competitions leading up to the Olympics. WCSN...

  • GET WITH THE PROGRAM. Schlosser, Joe // Broadcasting & Cable;06/26/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 27, p41 

    Reports developments in the broadcasting industry in the United States as of June 2000. Program rating of golfer Tiger Wood's US open victory coverage by the National Broadcasting Corp.; Agreement between broadcasting companies and the Little League Baseball to televise the annual Little League...

  • Media Stars To Be Feted.  // Broadcasting & Cable;10/18/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 42, p13 

    Provides information on the 14th Annual Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame Awards Dinner to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York on November 8, 2004. Recognition to be given to sports program "SportsCenter" on ESPN; List of indusry executives who will be inducted into the Hall of Fame.

  • Pay day for Taj TV. Bergmann, Angelika // IBE: International Broadcast Engineer;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p32 

    Provides an insight into the business and technical considerations that had to be addressed by United Arab Emirates-based sports broadcaster Taj Television (Taj TV) when setting up its operation. Company background; Installation of the Encoda Broadcast Master software solution; Impact of the...

  • BC EYE.  // Broadcasting & Cable;10/16/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 43, p4 

    Reports developments in the broadcasting industry in the United States. Changes in the syndicated series 'Baywatch Hawaii'; Views of television sports consultants on the broadcasting of the match-up series between New York baseball teams; Plans of Emmis Communications to separate its radio and...

  • Olympian challenge. Higgins, Jonathan // Satellite Broadband;Nov2001, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p20 

    Discusses the challenges in broadcasting soccer World Cup in Korea in 2002 and the Olympic Games in Athens, Greece in 2004. Innovation in broadcasting the Olympics through the Syncom series of geostationary communications satellites and television technology from NHK; Concerns on the...

  • Still Up in the Air. BUTTS, TOM // TV Technology;4/23/2014, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p4 

    The article offers the author's insights on the risk of operating drone aircraft in broadcasting, which are commonly used in providing aerial news coverage of sporting events, live traffic reports, and breaking news.

  • Media choice: MotoGP on British Eurosport. Colling, Mike // Marketing (00253650);3/19/2008, p6 

    The author reflects on the television broadcasting of British Eurosport to the MotoGP motorcycling championship racing in Great Britain. He states that the British Eurosport coverage is impressive that includes hours of enthusiastically presented content. He mentioned that British Eurosport has...

  • Making light work. Nardelli, Scott // Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);Dec2011, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p14 

    The article focuses on the use of broadcast industry to fiber optics technology. It says that the industry adapt the use of fiber optics in the middle of 1990s as part of their move towards digital television (DTV) and high definition (HD) production. It states that live sports and remote events...

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