Nat Geo Moves to Maintain Momentum
- Mapping Nat Geo's New Road. Grossman, Andrew // Multichannel News;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p26
The article reports on the launch of high definition television programming of National Geography as of January 9, 2006. At launch, 90% of NGC-HD's shows will be in high definition. The remaining 10% will be standard definition programming. National Geographic Channel's primetime ratings...
- UN's digital bows. // Daily Variety;10/28/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 19, p6
Reports that TLN Telelatino, an ethnic specialty channel, will launch three premium Italian digital television channels in one package in Canada in November 2004.
- VANITIES. // Vanity Fair;Jan2005, Issue 533, p72
Features the TV program "The Magazine" in the U.S. Description of one episode titled "Lunch-with-Hitchens Challenge;" Accusation made to Edwin Coaster for sabotaging the TV franchise in the telephone; Response of Leslie Moonves, chairman and CEO of CBS TV network, regarding the matter.
- In the Life interviews Howard Dean, looks at circuit parties, lesbian rabbis. // Empty Closet;Feb2004, Issue 365, pB1
Reviews the television program "In the Life."
- friends till the end. // Cosmo Girl;May2004, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p52
Presents a quiz about the episodes and cast of the television program "Friends."
- Here's to Local Yokels. Bednarski, P. J. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/27/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 43, p49
Presents an article on the concept of the variety show "Gimme the Mike!," from Post-Newsweek. Views on local television in the U.S.
- Making Sense of TV for Children: The Case of Portugal. Pereira, Sara; Pinto, Manuel // Journal of Media Literacy Education;Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p101
Empowering children for a critical and judicious use and consumption of media is a main objective of media literacy. This paper aims to examine the range of television programs available for children in Portugal through a comparative analysis of the programming for children broadcast by the four...
- THE EXECUTIVE SWEET. Kissell, Rick // Daily Variety;4/19/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 10, p6
Examines the reality TV programs in the U.S. Identification of the reality TV programs watched by American viewers; Age range of the program's viewers; Number of viewers who watched these programs.
- Has reality TV gone too far? Timms, Julia // NW;5/19/2003, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p26
Reports that reality television programs have become more extreme. Dangerous tactics of the television programs to attract audiences; Humiliating prank at the show 'Dude, That Sucks'; Controversy in the show 'Jackass.'