Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 153. Chapters: 13th Street (Australia), Alli Sports, Bravo (U.S. TV channel), Chiller (TV channel), Cloo, CNBC Asia, CNBC Europe, Comcast, Comcast NBC merger, Conaco, E!, E! (Europe), EMKA, Ltd., G4 (TV channel), Golf Channel, International Media Distribution, KNBC, KNSD, KXAS-TV, LXTV, MSNBC, Multimedia Entertainment, NBCUniversal Archives, NBCUniversal Cable, NBCUniversal Television Distribution, NBCUniversal Television Group, NBC Sports Network, NBC Studios (Burbank), NBC Studios (New York), NBC Tower, New England Cable News, Oxygen (TV channel), PBS Kids Sprout, PictureBox Movies, ShopNBC, Style (TV network), Syfy, Telemundo, Telemundo Communications Group, Telemundo Puerto Rico (TV channel), Television Without Pity, The Weather Channel, TV18 (India), Universal Cable Productions, Universal Channel (Greece), Universal Channel (Turkey), Universal HD, Universal Networks International, Universal Studios, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, USA Network, ValueVision Media, WCAU, WMAQ-TV, Working Title Films, WRC-TV, WTVJ, WVIT. Excerpt: The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American commercial broadcasting television network and former radio network headquartered in the GE Building in New York City's Rockefeller Center with additional major offices near Los Angeles and in Chicago. NBC is sometimes referred to as the qPeacock Network, q due to its stylized peacock logo, created originally for its color broadcasts. Formed in 1926 by the Radio Corporation of America (RCA), NBC was the first major broadcast network in the United States. In 1986, control of NBC passed to General Electric (GE), with GE's $6.4 billion purchase of RCA. GE had previously owned RCA and NBC until 1930, when it had been forced to sell the company as a result of antitrust charges. After the 1986 acquisition, the chief executive of NBC was Bob Wright, ...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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