MSNBC is an American cable and satellite channel responsible for providing news coverage and political opinion on current events around the world. It is the sister channel of other channels like the NBC, CNBC, NBC Sports Network. Firstly founded in 1996 the channel obtained its name, owing to the collaboration of Microsoft and General Electric’s NBC Unit. 82.77% of total American households with television can access to MSNBC.
Based on the concept of political progressivism, the channel focuses on political issues and has beaten CNN in his viewers’ ratings in the past recent years. Shown only in the USA, Canada, South Africa, Kenya, parts of Latin America, and parts of Northern Africa, it started its HD simulcast since June 29, 2009 ?