(Adweek IQ) RealNetworks, an Internet media delivery and technology company, has entered into agreements with 20 media and content companies to provide programming for the soon-to-launch RealOne subscription entertainment service. At launch partners include ABCNews.com, Animal Channel, CBS Survivor Insider, CNET Networks, CNN, E! Online and E! Entertainment Television, FOX Sports, RadioAMP, The Wall Street Journal Online, and The Weather Channel, among others.
Also available to consumers at launch will be RealOne Music, RealNetworks’ premium music subscription service that will include MusicNet, which enables consumers to stream and download music from the catalogs of Warner Music Group, BMG Entertainment, EMI Recorded Music, and Zomba.
RealOne is expected to launch next month.