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Date Added: 2012-12-07 07:31:46
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Visit: Investigation Discovery
Investigation Discovery is owned by: Discovery Communications
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Quick Verdict - WorldTVPC Rating: (4.0)
The investigation discovery website provides almost 1500 streaming video. All of these videos are crime or investigation related.
The Investigation Discovery channel, otherwise known as ID, is yet another television network created by the popular Discovery Communications. This television channel was launched in 1996 under the name discovery civilization network. At the time, it is a part of the history and younger the channel. After undergoing several renaming, it became an investigation discovery in 2008. Investigation discovery is available off-line through Time Warner cable and Comcast systems. In 2009, and also became available by dish network. It has three sister networks and other parts of the world; Canada, Europe, and Latin America. All three of these additional networks are also called investigation discovery.
The investigation discovery TV channel has a whopping 33 original programs. Each of these television programs have their own subsection of the website were users can find additional information for that program. Additionally, the investigation discovery channel website or the information for programming that was once available from the television channel but has since been canceled. Users can also find background information for these canceled programs. Each subsection of the website for the investigation discovery programs lists videos pertaining to that program. Some of the videos are full episodes while others are just video clips. These are displayed by most watched and also by random video.
Each of the video displayed on the investigation discovery television website is advertisement supported. This takes place with a small commercial located at the beginning of each video. Viewers will be pleased with the amount of video available throughout the website. The video is located in the subsections, but it can also be found through the video link located in the navigational menu at the top of the website. Each of the video available is of very high quality and can be watched in full screen mode. Video players also have full volume control. The videos hosted on this website are free to watch. There are almost 1500 available videos on the investigation discovery site. Video quality can also be chosen for each video. Users will be pleased each video load very quickly with no browser difficulty. The investigation discovery website does an excellent job of making video is first priority. However, on many of the pages available video load automatically which may be a little annoying to some viewers. These videos are random the matter which page of the website you have when you’re area
Full scheduling is available on this website. This is a pretty nice schedule as each program has full description and times listed. Users can click on links to find background information for each program in the schedule. However, the schedule does not provide TV listings for the future. The schedule on the website is only available for programming that will take place that day. If you look hard, there is a link located at the bottom of the page for full scheduling. However, full scheduling is not available from this link; a user is simply directed back to the single day schedule. We found this to be rather annoying as we were not sure which programs will be broadcast the next day.
The investigation discovery website provides the users with a nice selection of extras. The criminals, crime-fighting, and cases links located in the navigational menu will provide users with additional information and on these subjects as well as further video in these areas. The videos found in these sections are grouped in playlists with videos of similar content. This website also has a gaming section were users can play games related to investigations. These games are built on flash acknowledging and run very nicely. There are about 10 games available. Additionally, this website has an entire quiz section managed to entertain their users between watching video.
The investigation discovery website also has an extensive blog for its users. This blog provides further information or their most popular programs and also the latest updates for the website. Within the blog, users can find additional articles related to crime-fighting and other topics related to investigations. The blog is updated several times a day and users can subscribe to a newsletter that will let them know every time this blog is updated.
There are almost 1500 videos available in the investigation discovery website. Each video is completely free to watch. Users will be pleased with a high quality of each video. Investigation discovery doesn’t nice job of providing users with additional extras that complements their streaming video available. We were pleased with the content of each of their programs. Some of the programs are additional while others are nonfictional. With all of the programs are entertaining to watch. It users are interested in crime related subjects; this is the website to visit. Most viewers will be pleased with what they find.
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