Internet-TeleMap Service Begins
On March 20, NHK started a PR program, the "Internet-TeleMap" service,
consisting of video and audio information, at NHK's homepage on the
So far NHK Internet service delivers program information such as broadcasting
dates, performers, and program contents in text and still picture format.
The rapid diffusion of the Internet has increased viewer demand for
the delivery of fresher and more direct program information. To meet
the demand, NHK started to begin this new "Internet-TeleMap" service
with video and audio data promoting 18 new programs.