Nonlinear Networks - (non-linear) -
TV networks, such as Video on Demand
networks, that don't offer the traditional Linear
TV. This can include Internet television networks and networks using other forms of new media.
Appointment TV assumes that people will tune in at the same time every
day or week to personally watch their favorite shows. But the DVR and
video on demand generation demands "anytime" TV, whereas you can watch
the program when you want to.Video on DemandandDigital Video Recordersand VCRs have made that a reality. Appointment TV is the opposite of non-linear TV.
Linear to On-demand-
(Linear-to-on-demand) - TV links are made available for the viewer to
activate with their remote control device. Via these, viewers are able
to access on-demand content, often in the form of advertisements, or
merchandise for sale.