Hub Network To Become Discovery Family Channel Once Hasbro pulled out a 10 percent stake in the Hub network, Discovery Communications quickly decided to rebrand the channel Discovery Family Channel. How will the change fare out and why did it happen?
Sep 26 2014, 4:41pm CDT
Mark Wahlberg Chosen as Kids’ Choice Awards MC The actor and former rapper, Mark Wahlberg has been chosen as an MC for the 2014 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards function. He is a family man and will feel at home among the juvenile audience.
Jan 31 2014, 4:19am CST
Viacom fiscal 2Q net income up 16 pct Viacom posts 16 pct increase in fiscal 1st-qtr net income on lower film-related losses NEW YORK (AP) — Viacom's net income for the first quarter jumped 16 percent as lower costs at its film division more than offset a...
Jan 31 2014, 3:27am CST
Why TV Is Dead If you want to know where video is going, just take a page out of Deep Throat’s handbook in “All The President’s Men”… follow the money. In 1976, the first basic cable network was launched, Ted Turner’s Atlanta-based...
Jan 28 2014, 2:01pm CST
The Nickelodeon Shop: 70% off sitewide The Nickelodeon Shop now takes 70% off all items as part of its latest sale. (The discount is reflected at checkout.) It's tied with our February mention as the largest sitewide discount we've ever seen from the online...
May 4 2010, 9:30pm CDT
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards: Live On iPhone Nickelodeon released a bunch of new iPhone apps today, not the least of which was a Kids' Choice Awards app that allows users to stream the ceremony live on their phone.
In fact, three different streams will be...
Mar 25 2010, 1:07pm CDT
The Nickelodeon Shop: 70% off sitewide The Nickelodeon Shop now takes 70% off all items as part of its latest sale. (The discount is reflected at checkout.) It's a further 10% off from last week's mention and the largest sitewide discount we've ever seen...
Feb 23 2010, 8:00am CST
AT&T CruiseCast Gets MTV Programming As a parent, nothing can be more entertaining for your kids on a long trip than a DVD system in your car. The problem is that after hearing the theme music to Dora the Explorer for the hundredth time on a trip, you...
Jan 27 2009, 8:00am CST
2K & Nickelodeon Launch Go, Diego, Go! for Wii Today 2K and Nickelodeon launched the first Wii game intended for play by preschool children. The game features the ever popular Go, Diego, Go! Characters and is available for the PS2 as well. The game is called Go,...
Feb 8 2008, 7:41am CST
ViaCom Sues Google Youtube for $1billion in Damages ViaCom sues Google's Youtube for more than $1 billion in damages for copyright infringement.
Viacom, who owns MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central, says that there are about 160,000 unauthorized clips on YouTube. Ah,...
Mar 13 2007, 9:50am CDT
Sponge Bob TV Series Downloads Come to VuGo PMP Hasbro announced the VuGo, a portable video player for kids in September.
Today the VuGo online download service opens it's doors today. The WSJ (Thanks Larry R.) reports that cable TV channels Nickelodeon and Cartoon...
Nov 14 2005, 7:00am EST
New Spongebob Joystick TV Game from Jakks Jakks Pacific the maker of the successful Atari TV Game Joystick is releasing a Spongebob Squarepants themed version.
The SpongeBob SquarePants TV Games is a plug and play, 8-bit gaming system that contains five games...
Feb 11 2004, 9:57pm EST
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