5G and Media & Entertainment

| November 21, 2017

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User habits and expectations with regards to media consumption are profoundly changing. While linear TV on a stationary display (TV set), possibly supported by local caching for non-real time viewing, will continue to be a very important element, the overall Media and Entertainment (M&E) user experience is broadening and deepening rapidly.

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Game Show Network

Game Show Network (GSN) is the media leader for quality game show entertainment in nearly 75-million cable and satellite homes in the US and Canada. Offering engaging original programs, off-network, and classic game show programming, Game Show Network is a 24-hour destination channel providing viewers with a daily dose of “feel good” game-based content in a family environment mixed with winning personalities, play from your armchair entertainment and wall-to-wall fun. Our websites provide Game Show Network related content and information (GSNTV.com) and distinct social/casino driven game play (GSN.com). GSN is owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T Entertainment Group.

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Game Show Network

Game Show Network (GSN) is the media leader for quality game show entertainment in nearly 75-million cable and satellite homes in the US and Canada. Offering engaging original programs, off-network, and classic game show programming, Game Show Network is a 24-hour destination channel providing viewers with a daily dose of “feel good” game-based content in a family environment mixed with winning personalities, play from your armchair entertainment and wall-to-wall fun. Our websites provide Game Show Network related content and information (GSNTV.com) and distinct social/casino driven game play (GSN.com). GSN is owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T Entertainment Group.

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