N.J. VOD Deal for Comcast, NBC5/07/2003 3:50 PM Eastern
Comcast Corp. has added NBC News programming to its video-on-demand lineup in
central and northern New Jersey.
The real-time-encoded programming -- including NBC Nightly News with Tom
Brokaw, Dateline NBC, Meet the Press and WNBC local news
--gives 725,000 Comcast cable customers the opportunity to access NBC news shows
anytime they want and with complete VCR functionality.
"NBC is pleased to be a part of Comcast's on-demand channel lineup," NBC
Cable Networks president David Zaslav said in a release. "We believe customers will enjoy the
flexibility of the service to tune in to one of the four NBC News programs being
offered at a time that's convenient for them."