noun Date: 1928 radio or television transmission aimed at a narrowly defined area or audience (as paying subscribers or night workers)

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  • Narrowcasting — Se conoce con el término narrowcasting o difusión selectiva (por oposición a broadcasting, divulgación ) a la posibilidad de trasmisión de publicidad o información hacia segmentos diferenciados por valores, preferencias o atributos demográficos.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Narrowcasting — Den Begriff Narrowcasting (engl., etwa Schmalfunk) prägte J. C. R. Licklider 1968 am MIT. Licklider bezeichnete damit eine Vielzahl spezialisierter, auf bestimmte Zielgruppen zugeschnittener Programme. Seine Vision führte schließlich zur Gründung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • narrowcasting — narrˈowcasting noun 1. Cable television 2. Broadcasting to a limited, often targeted, audience 3. The production and distribution of material on video tapes, cassettes, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑narrow …   Useful english dictionary

  • National Narrowcasting Network — LLC or N³ is a U.S. company based in Memphis, Tennessee, which installs LCD television monitors in public places and broadcasts television commercials to them. At a cost of 10,000 U.S. dollars each, the company recoups its investment in the units …   Wikipedia

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