To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

TVSN
The TVSN shopping bag logo
LaunchedDecember 4, 1995; 24 years ago (1995-12-04)[1] (Pay TV)
September 24, 2012; 7 years ago (2012-09-24) (free-to-air)
NetworkNetwork Ten (free-to-air)
Owned byDirect Group Pty Ltd
Picture format576i (SDTV) 16:9
SloganLove Shopping, Love TVSN
CountryAustralia
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaAustralia
New Zealand
HeadquartersFrenchs Forest, New South Wales
Formerly calledThe Value Channel[2]
Sister channel(s)Expo Channel
Websitetvsn.com.au tvsn.co.nz
Availability
Terrestrial
TEN Sydney (DVB-T)1574 @ 11 (219.5 MHz)[3]
ATV Melbourne (DVB-T)1590 @ 11 (219.5 MHz)
TVQ Brisbane/Gold Coast (DVB-T)1606 @ 11 (219.5 MHz)
ADS Adelaide (DVB-T)1622 @ 11 (219.5 MHz)
NEW Perth/Mandurah (DVB-T)1670 @ 11 (219.5 MHz)
New Zealand (DVB-T)1419 on UHF band IV
Freeview Metro (virtual)14
Freeview Regional (virtual)57, 75 and 84
Freeview New Zealand (virtual)20
Satellite
Foxtel (virtual)176
VAST (virtual)84 (WA only)
Sky TV (virtual)27
Cable
Foxtel/Optus (virtual)176
Neighbourhood Cable4
Streaming media
Telstra T-Box/iTVSN Live920 and itvsn.com.au via RTSP

TVSN (an acronym for "Television Shopping Network") is an Australian and New Zealand broadcast, cable television and satellite television network specializing in home shopping. It is owned by parent company Direct Group Pty Ltd, a home marketing and shopping company based in the Sydney suburb of Frenchs Forest, which also owns sister channel Expo.[4]

The channel broadcasts live every day from 08:30 to 21:30 AEST.

History

TVSN began broadcasting in 1995 from their Lane Cove, Sydney headquarters.[5] It was soon listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in 1999 after sustaining some growth.

In 2004, the network was acquired by Innovations Direct Group Pty Ltd, an Australian-based home shopping company which produces a number of direct catalogue publications, including Innovations and Homecare magazines.[6] Channel operations soon moved to new facilities in Frenchs Forest alongside the parent company.

Channels and Live Streaming

Former logo (2001-2010)
Former logo (2001-2010)

Some Australian pay television services carry TVSN as part of their basic subscription package. These services include Foxtel, Austar and Optus TV. It was previously carried by Neighbourhood Cable. The channel is also available free to air via the Optus C1 satellite.[7] In addition, the company's website broadcasts a live video stream of the channel.

In September 2012, TVSN became available to free-to-air to metropolitan viewers after Network Ten and TVSN partnered to broadcast the channel as a datacast service on LCN 14.[8] From December 2012-July 2016, regional Network Ten affiliate Southern Cross Ten began broadcasting the channel to regional viewers on LCN 54.

On 1 July 2016, SC10 became part of Southern Cross Nine affiliated to the Nine Network, while WIN Television became the Network Ten affiliate. Consequently, TVSN will be broadcast on LCN 84 in Southern NSW, ACT, Griffith, regional Victoria, Mildura, regional Queensland, Tasmania, and South Australia via WIN while Southern Cross and Ten Northern NSW will cease broadcasting the channel.[9] In Northern NSW, TVSN was moved from Channel 54 to Channel 57, 75 and 84.

On 2 September 2018 in WIN areas, TVSN became MPEG-4 to collide with the launch of Sky News on WIN.

New Zealand version

From 20 August 2013, Kordia began broadcasting a localised version of the channel on LCN 20 to a national New Zealand audience on the Freeview (New Zealand) terrestrial service, which is taken from the encrypted SKY TV (New Zealand) satellite channel launched at the same time.

See also

References

  1. ^ Andrew, By (5 December 1995). "New TV channel for those born to shop". Sydney Morning Herald. Sydney: Fairfax Media. p. 2. Retrieved 17 January 2010.
  2. ^ Butler, Grant (24 May 1996). "HK Investors Buy Oz Pay-TV Station". Broadcast. Sydney: 11.
  3. ^ http://www.freetv.com.au/media/Engineering/Australian_Digital_Terrestrial_Television_Broadcasting_Service_Information_Register_-_Issue_4_-_January_2011.pdf
  4. ^ "Direct Group Corporate – About Us". Direct Group. Retrieved 1 January 2014.
  5. ^ "Delisted.com.au – TVSN Limited Company Profile".
  6. ^ "TVSN – Corporate Information".
  7. ^ "SatcoDX Satellite Information – TVSN listed as free to air".
  8. ^ "Network Ten Launches New Channel With TVSN" (PDF).
  9. ^ Joyce, James (26 June 2016). "WIN and Southern Cross: What Canberra viewers need to know about big TV switch". The Canberra Times. Retrieved 27 June 2016.

External links

This page was last edited on 27 June 2020, at 08:50
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.