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Date Added: 2008-10-15 15:39:07
Main Category: News
All Categories: News, TV Channels
CNN is owned by: Turner Broadcasting System
Other Turner Broadcasting System TV Channels: Boomerang, Cartoon Network, Cartoonito, TBS, TNT, adult swim, truTV
Other Turner Broadcasting System Websites: CNN IReports, Turner Broadcasting System
Other Turner Broadcasting System apps: Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, TNT
TV Shows on CNN: Piers Morgan Tonight
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This website provides a live content with many streaming video clips available. Not all videos are completely free to watch; some require an off-line cable subscription.
CNN, otherwise known as cable news network, began in 1980 and was the first channel to provide news coverage 24 hours a day. CNN is owned by Time Warner and has offices in Atlanta and New York City with studios in Washington and Los Angeles. CNN is the United States-based channel but how does the international counterpart known as CNN International. It has viewers in more than 212 countries.
At first glance, you might be a little overwhelmed. This website has a large selection of features and sections available. CNN is the leader in offering the up-to-the-minute news and information. CNN offers news in all topics. The website is divided into sections such as politics, weather, international news, justice, entertainment, and health; these are just some of the many sections available on this website. Because of this, first glance may be a little intimidating. However, a few minutes into your business and you will begin to feel much more comparable. This website offers a large amount of articles and video but it is separated into its own sections very nicely. Intimidation comes from this use amount of content they may available. The large amount of content may seem intimidating at first one is actually very beneficial as this leader in the news industry leaves no stone unturned.
This website is the best news site available online. Its format is similar to your daily newspaper. They cover the latest topics from all over the world. Aside from the sections listed above, they also included a business section, opinion section, travel, living, and weather just to name a few. If you are someone interested in the latest up-to-the-minute news, this website is the place for you. The website is the perfect complement to their news channel. Embedded into many of their articles is a large number of streaming video. You can watch news from all over the world right on your computer screen. It’s not only possible to watch news, but weather updates also. The video provided covers world news but also personal interest stories. You can begin to sort through videos right from the front page. Each video is hosted on their website and presented in high quality. Each video is possible to view in full screen mode and closed captions are also available. The CNN websites makes it very easy to make their site your homepage to be kept up to date on the latest news and events every time you log into your computer.
The CNN news website offers a large number of streaming video that has been prerecorded. But they also offer online live television through their online newsroom. You can enjoy footage from live events also. It is possible to watch events live as they happen. They provide a very nice video viewer to choose between live TV, schedule programming, and the weather. There is a search function added to their television viewer to search through their large number of videos to find what you need quickly. Full volume controls are available. However, their live events can only be watched if you are an off-line cable subscriber. But even still, there are many news clips that can be watched for free.
This website offers a complete schedule for their television programming. You can see at a glance when your favorite news programs will be aired on television. The schedule is very easy to understand. It covers not only their television programs but also programming on CNN radio.
Games and Extras
The CNN website offers a full gaming section to keep visitors on the website longer. These games are built from flash technology and are not related to most of the news programs. Additionally, the CNN website provides a series of applications available for iPhone and iPad. These applications are completely free to download and make it possible to get the latest news updates from all of your mobile devices. The biggest downfall is access is only available to individuals who subscribe to the channel with a local cable service provider. However, the apps are very easy to use and can be handy on a mobile device. They allow you to receive news on the go.
Overall, this website is very nicely done. They offer a large amount of streaming video; most videos are free to watch. However, some they are live TV options are only available to online subscribers. Although not all of the video is completely free, there is a large number of video that can be watched without an online subscription. Additionally, the video provided is of very high quality and they provide a nice selection of apps to receive news on your mobile devices. They have handled their website very well considering they have such a large amount of content to get to their viewers.
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