Turn Your TV to a New Destination This Memorial Day: Destination America

As we mark Memorial Day weekend here in the U.S., people are spending time at their favorite beaches, feasting on delicious foods and enjoying the holiday with friends and family. In fact, many of our prized memories and what make us proud to live in this country are based around people and places, something Discovery Communications will celebrate with the debut of Destination America on Monday, May 28. From American…

Velocity Launches Tomorrow at 7pm ET

Velocity, Discovery’s new HD network targeting upscale men, will launch tomorrow evening at 7pm ET with an all-new primetime schedule and more than 140 original premiere hours overall — representing the best of the travel, leisure, automotive, adventure and sports genres. Velocity will be available in more than 40 million homes at the channel location currently occupied by HD Theater. Here’s a look at one of the shows premiering tomorrow night,…

Velocity to Debut October 4 with Automotive, Sports and Adventure Programming

Yesterday, Discovery Communications announced the premiere programming slate for Velocity, an all-HD network targeting upscale men that will launch in two short weeks on October 4.  Velocity will be available in more than 40 million homes (look for the channel currently occupied by HD Theater), and will feature an all-new primetime schedule and more than 140 original hours of travel, leisure, automotive, adventure, and sports. Today, Discovery and the NFL announced…

3D in Your Living Room: 3net Makes Its Debut Sunday

The future of television just got a big step closer. 3net, the joint venture 24/7 3D television network from Sony, Discovery Communications and IMAX, will launch this Sunday, February 13, on DIRECTV in the U.S. It will go live at 8pm ET and will be available to millions of DIRECTV customers across the country. 3net will feature world premieres of new, one-hour 3D original programs – China Revealed and Forgotten…