The TV Column
By: Michael Storey
Also something different is the new video on demand available to Comcast digital customers.
In addition to regular programs from broadcast and premium networks, VOD features some special “direct to VOD” programming.
Alpha Mom is such an example. The programs are found by clicking on VOD, clicking on “Lifestyle” and clicking on “parenting.”
The selected shows are short vignettes covering topics ranging from nutrition and childbirth to sleep and maternity styles.
If this catches on, VOD could be filled with niche “channels” full of all sorts of handy tips and advice.