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- KA-BOOOM! Lafferty, Michael // CED;Jun2000, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p76
Focuses on the impact of digital television (DTV) sets production on the cable industry in the United States. Sales forecasts of high definition televisions and the standard DTV (SDTV); Role of SDTV in increasing revenues for broadcast data services; Concerns on the interoperation of DTV with...
- That's a Great Picture, But It Isn't HDTV. Downey, Kevin // Broadcasting & Cable;12/6/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 49, p26
Discusses several factors relating to high definition television (HDTV). Estimated number of U.S. households who will be receiving high definition signal by 2007, according to the Consumer Electronics Association; Cable television networks that air programs in high-definition; Price of an HDTV set.
- Backing for DVI Standard Could Cloud HDTV Picture. Iler, David // Multichannel News;8/6/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 32, p41
Discusses the potential competition offered by the Digital Visual Interface (DVI) security scheme to the Digital Transmission Content Protection (DTCP) interface and security scheme. Proponent of DTCP; Protection of high-definition television transmissions by DVI; Companies that produced using...
- Extending Your Reach. Huegerich, Tom // Communications Technology;Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p4
The article focuses on the network bandwidth challenges faced by cable operators. It states that the fiber technology delivers the bandwidth necessary support including bundled high-definition TV (HDTV), video on demand (VoD), high-speed Internet access. It also states that telcos deploy...
- HI-DEF WAVE. // Multichannel News;6/9/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 23, p1A
The article focuses on high definition (HD) television. HD has risen from a service considered frivolous and bandwidth-greedy to a key competitive weapon to strike back at satellite providers. It certainly won't be hard to spot the HD focus at the U.S. National Cable and Telecommunications...
- CABLE WILD FOR NATURE. Dempsey, John // Variety;9/20/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 5, p18
Compares the concept of high-definition programming of cable television networks Outdoor Life Network and Outdoor Channel. Efforts of the networks to promote a nature-friendly television concept; Information on the reality television programs of the networks; Net income of the networks.
- Cable Operators Boost HDTV Availability. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;4/19/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p22
The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) reported that more than 75 percent of U.S. television households can now receive high-definition television (HDTV) from their local cable operator, as of April 2004. According to revised NCTA data, 84 million U.S. homes are now passed...
- Cable/CE HDTV Pact: What You Should Know. Hamilton, Laura // Communications Technology;Feb2003, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p18
Reports on the agreement made by cable operators and consumer electronics companies. Technical specifications used in the agreement; Terms of the agreement; Impact of the agreement on the transition to high definition television.
- High-Def's Gaping Technology Gap. Arlen, Gary // Multichannel News;4/26/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p64
Discusses the cable television's share of high definition television (HDTV) audience in the U.S. Number of U.S. households which own HDTV monitors; Forecast of Consumer Electronics Association on the increase in home viewing for cable HDTV by year 2005; Information on the number of HDTV set-top...