here! Launches Broadband-Video Net


here! Networks teamed up with broadband-video vendor Maven Networks to launch here! Video (

The network said the new broadband-video channel will draw from its “extensive cache of original and acquired gay and lesbian programming.” More than 300 short-form selections will be offered, here! added.

The vendor added that its Maven Media System will allow viewing of here! content across multiple platforms and hardware devices.

“LGBT [lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender] consumers now have an authentic, exclusive Internet TV destination,” here! founder and CEO Paul Colichman said in a prepared statement.