The CBS brand will be seen across 83 territories, spanning Europe, the Middle East and Africa, following a new agreement with Chellomedia. The US network will receive a 30% stake in the new venture.
CBS Studios International and Telecom Italia have signed a non-exclusive licensing agreement that will allow subscribers to instantly stream CBS content in Italy on its Cubovision platform.
CBS Chellozone, the joint venture between the US eye network and Liberty Global’s Chellomedia, is to launch two HD channels in the UK market.
CES 2011 – LAS VEGAS. Yahoo! has announced that it is introducing interactivity on its Yahoo! Connected TV platform.
The three major US networks, ABC, CBS and NBC, are blocking their programmes from access by Google TV, writes The Wall Street Journal. Full-length episodes of shows like NBC’s The Office, CBS’s CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and ABC’s Modern Family can’t be viewed on the connected TV service.
The GSMA announced the winners of the Global Mobile Awards at the 2010 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. In the category Best Mobile TV or Video Service, the award went to the TV.com mobile app of CBS Mobile.
Creative agency Kemistry has unveiled the logos it has created for the relaunch of Chello Zone’s UK entertainment channels under the CBS brand.
The US broadcaster CBS is to launch six TV channels in the UK in a 50/50 joint venture deal with Chellomedia. The newly branded CBS channels will replace six of Chello Zone’s existing portfolio of TV channels in the UK, namely Zone Romantica, Zone Thriller, Zone Horror and Zone Reality, Zone Horror+1 and Zone Reality+1.