- Cable values to come under pressure. // High Yield Report;07/26/99, Vol. 10 Issue 30, pN
Reports on the uncertainty facing cable companies in the United States, following the passage of an `open access' resolution in Florida requiring AT&T Corp. to allow other companies access to its cable communications infrastructure.
- Cable networks: No taste for a la carte. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;02/02/98, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p3
Reports on concerns by executives in the cable industry to proposed a la carte programming by the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) in the United States. Comments from executives in the industry; What a la carte programming will allow subscribers.
- Icy after the sunset. Colman, Price; Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;03/22/99, Vol. 129 Issue 12, p38
Reports on cable television operators' pledge not to exploit the imminent cable rate deregulation by increasing prices. Operators' dependence on various revenue sources; Broadcasting executives Bill Fitzgerald and Frank Intiso on operators' observation of self-discipline; Increase in...
- Cable companies would do well to stay tuned. // Las Vegas Business Press;03/22/99, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p4
Editorial. Commends cable television companies in Las Vegas, Nevada for not raising rates when federal regulations expire on March 31, 1999. Problems encountered by the cable industry relating to regulations; Cable companies' monopoly of the video transmission market.
- BIRDS SINGING AT FCC. McClintock, Pamela // Daily Variety;6/14/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the extension of a rule forcing cablers to make their programming available to their winged competitors by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Length of the extension; Impact of the access rule on cable's share of the market; Benefit for customers.
- Washington watch. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;06/16/97, Vol. 127 Issue 25, p21
Reports on developments concerning broadcasting policy in the United States for the week ending June 16, 1997. Includes Gannett chairman John Curley's reaction to the proposed law on newspaper ownership; Launch of the Federal Communications Commission's investigation of the state of cable...
- The industry is wired for growth. Burgi, Michael // Adweek Western Edition;9/18/95, Vol. 45 Issue 38, Media outlook '96. p24
Discusses the importance of the issue of regulation in cable television. Implications of the telecom deregulation bill; Increase in the upfront advertising sales; Growth of national cable penetration; Profitability of new networks with connections to multiple systems operators.
- Canada urged to take cuffs off. Vlessing, Etan // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;04/04/2000, Vol. 326 Issue 24, p11
Reports that Canadian cablecasters are calling for the government to rapidly deregulate the domestic cable telecommunication industry. Goal of facilitating competition in the local and overseas market; Need for policy makers and regulators to adapt to the realities of the Internet, digital...
- Texas Capital Opposes Op's Dereg Move. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;2/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p10
Reports the joint opposition of Overbuilder Grande Communications Inc. and city officials against local rate deregulation in Austin, Texas. Disapproval on the deregulation request of Time Warner Cable; Competition among the direct-broadcast satellite providers; Offer of unpublished discount rates.