Discovery dials up new platform

World Brief

HOLLYWOOD — Discovery has pacted with the Philippines’ digital cellphone network provider Globe Telecom to offer exclusive content from the Discovery Channel, including ringtones, wallpaper and games, to Globe subscribers.

Globe and Discovery intend to offer video downloads at a later date.

“This furthers our commitment to distribute content anytime, anyplace, anywhere consumers want to receive it,” says Tanya Field, VP of new media for Discovery Networks Intl.

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