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Kiwi SVOD service bags Viacom shows

A new Netflix-style subscription on-demand service has acquired Beavis and Butt-Head, South Park and SpongeBob SquarePants. Lightbox’s deal with Viacom International Media Networks is for more than 400 hours ofprogramming, handing the locally-owned SVOD service streaming rights to theshows. Also included in the package are live action series such as Workaholics, Awkward and iCarly, and […]

Nickelodeon launches kids maths app

Nickelodeon has launched Team Umizoomi: Math Racer, a new maths-based iOS app for preschoolers. Based on maths-oriented preschool series Team Umizoomi, the new app uses a car racing theme to help kids develop curriculum-based numerical and maths skills. Users of the app, which is available in the US, choose from one of their favorites Umizoomi […]

VIMN scores Asian broadcasting deals

Broadcasters across Asian have bought animated Nickelodeon programming from Viacom International Media Networks. TianJin Shi Team Shine Culture Communications has acquired seasons one and two of Penguins of Madagascar for the Kaku Kids channel in China, while Korea Telecom Hitel has bought season one of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Taiwan’s Eastern Broadcasting Asia has bought […]