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In Demand (capitalized as a trademark as iN DEMAND) is a provider of pay-per-view and subscription video-on-demand services, jointly owned by Comcast, Cox Communications, and Time Warner Entertainment. It is the world's leading supplier of PPV and VOD programming as well as HD programming through its HDTV channel- INHD. Image File history File links In_Demand_PPV.jpg Summary In Demand PPV Logo Licensing File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A trademark or trade mark[1] is a distinctive sign of some kind which is used by an individual, business organization or other legal entity to uniquely identify the source of its products and/or services to consumers, and to distinguish its products or services from those of other entities. ... Pay-per-view is the name given to a system by which television viewers can call and order events to be seen on TV and pay for the private telecast of that event to their homes later. ... The subscription business model is a business model that has long been used by magazines and record clubs, but the application of this model is spreading. ... Video on demand (VOD) systems allow users to select and watch video content over a network as part of an interactive television system. ... Comcast Corporation, (NASDAQ: CMCSA) based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the largest cable company and the largest broadband (second overall) Internet service provider in the United States. ... Cox Communications is a wholly-privately owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises providing digital cable television and telecommunications services in the United States. ... Time Warner Inc. ... INHD and INHD2 are subsidiaries of iN Demand, a leading Pay Per View (PPV) and Video on Demand (VOD) provider in the United States. ...


Programs shown on iN Demand include movies several months removed from theaters, various sports packages (MLB Extra Innings, MLS Direct Kick, NBA League Pass, and NHL Center Ice), concerts, live boxing, PRIDE Fighting Championships, WWE, UFC, TNA, and K-1 kickboxing and other special events. For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as... MLB Extra Innings is an Out-of-Market Sports Package distributed by most cable and satellite providers in North America. ... MLS Direct Kick is an Out-of-Market Sports Package distributed by most cable and satellite providers in North America. ... The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the worlds premier mens basketball league. ... NHL Center Ice is an Out-of-Market Sports Package distributed by most cable and satellite providers in North America. ... PRIDE Fighting Championships (PRIDE or PRIDE FC for short) is a mixed martial arts organization based in Japan, and currently promoted by Dream Stage Entertainment (DSE). ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... Ultimate Fighting Championship is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, currently recognized as the major MMA promotion in North America. ... Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) is an American professional wrestling promotion founded by Jeff Jarrett and his father Jerry Jarrett in May 2002. ... This article or section is incomplete and may require expansion and/or cleanup. ...


Due to the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show controversy, Christian right groups have protested the three cable companies, as In Demand allows for the showing of uncensored material. Such material, which includes the uncensored VOD program Howard TV, a television show with episodes based on the Sirius Satellite Radio shows (which became available in November 2005), has prompted some members of Congress to propose legislation to allow the Federal Communications Commission to regulate all paid subscription services, including satellite radio and the internet.[citation needed] Janet Jacksons exposed breast. ... The term Christian Right is used by scholars and journalists, to refer to a spectrum of right-wing Christian political and social movements and organizations characterized by their strong support of conservative social and political values. ... Video on demand (VOD) systems allow users to select and watch video content over a network as part of an interactive television system. ... This article is about the radio show hosted by Howard Stern, for a biography of his personal life see Howard Stern. ... Sirius Satellite Radio NASDAQ: SIRI is one of two satellite radio (SDARS) services operating in the United States and Canada, along with XM Satellite Radio. ... The FCCs official seal. ... A satellite radio or subscription radio (SR) is a digital radio signal that is broadcast by a communications satellite, which covers a much wider geographical range than terrestrial radio signals. ...


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