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TurboNick is an online Nickelodeon-branded broadband channel that launched in 2005. Image File history File links TurboNick. ... Image File history File links TurboNick. ... This article is about the TV channel. ... Broadband in telecommunications is a term that refers to a signaling method that includes or handles a relatively wide range of frequencies, which may be divided into channels or frequency bins. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

TurboNick features up to 20 hours of new programming every week and includes advertising. In its soft launch phase that commenced July 1, 2005, TurboNick has garnering more than 1.25 million streams and officially launched with a full advertising and promotional campaign on July 17.

Later on, Nickelodeon restricted the service to viewers only inside the United States and its territories. Shortly after Nickelodeon implemented these restrictions, TurboNick UK was launched, but unlike the original, the UK edition only features short clips of programs and is only available in the UK and Ireland.

An Australian version of TurboNick was launched in January 2007 and a German version was launched in April 2007. A Latin American version of TurboNick exists under the name Nick Turbo.

TurboNick 2.0

TurboNick has made several dramatic changes, such as a new look, new controls, customization and many new features.

Some new features include a search command, customization, a rating system, playing games while watching videos, creating and saving playlists, RSS feeds, and sending videos to friends. Also, it now is able to work on Macintosh systems. All items on a TurboNick playlist are known as "Snags" on the site. For other uses, see Macintosh (disambiguation) and Mac. ...

Microsoft has announced that TurboNick will be compatible with Windows Vista Media Center, the user can upload videos using it. Microsoft Corporation, (NASDAQ: MSFT, HKSE: 4338) is a multinational computer technology corporation with global annual revenue of US$44. ... Windows Vista is a line of graphical operating systems used on personal computers, including home and business desktops, notebook computers, Tablet PCs, and media centers. ...

Turbonick is usually the page on Nick.com where you can vote for a special on Nick, for example: Drake Vs. Josh Weekend.

At the end of the calendar year, the content that makes up Nick GAS's schedule is expected to move to TurboNick.

Up to date, they include new features from the old (e.g. New Games, With each show the title is on the left with a nice looking picture on the right with different colors on each, If apropriate, the preveiws have a link to the Full-Length episode if it is stored in Turbonick, yet some do not such as most Fairly OddParents.)

See also

Nicktropolis (also known as NT, Nicktrop or Ntrop) is a massively multiplayer online game that is part of Nick. ... Nickelodeon may refer to: Nickelodeon movie theater, an early 20th century form of small, neighborhood movie theaters Nickelodeon (film), a 1976 film directed by Peter Bogdanovich Nickelodeon (TV channel), a cable TV network whose demographic is primarily children and pre-teens in the United States. ... The previous design of Nick. ...

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