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
Replaced by CanalOne
Website qoob.tv

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


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.

On June 30, 2011, QOOB was replaced by a new channel called CanalOne.


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