TITLE

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on high-definition (HD) programming by the National Geographic Channel. The company started producing all of its programming in HD in 2005. It launched a simulcast HD service in January 2006, which was made available in about eight million homes citing HD as very important competitive differentiator for operators.
ACCESSION #
30015694

 

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