QOOB

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QOOB
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Launched November 30, 2005 as You Open Source
April 8, 2006 as MTV Flux
Closed November 3, 2009
Owned by 51% Telecom Italia Media
49% Viacom
Picture format 576i 4:3 SDTV
Country  Italy
Language Italian
Website en.qoob.tv

QOOB was an Italian television channel owned by MTV Italy, launched in 2005 and permanently closed in 2009.

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Was launched in November 2005 as Your Open Source on Telecom Italia Media analogue television frequencies.

Broadcasting indie music videos and user-generated contents, on April 8, 2006, was renamed as Flux and later on November 30, 2006, was again renamed as QOOB.

From January 1, 2009[1] to February 9, 2009, Telecom Italia Media has temporarily stopped broadcasting[2] and definitively closed on November 3, 2009.

A program called The QOOB Factory on MTV Brand New broadcast user-generated videos from QOOB website.

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