CABLE'S Next Generation
- Spotlight SANDY WAX. Coyle, Lauren // Multichannel News;Sep2003, Vol. 24 Issue 35, p13
Features Sandy Wax, vice president of program planning, scheduling and acquisitions at SoapNet. Educational background; Views on the field of marine biology; Career in the cable industry.
- Tom Calderone. Klaassen, Abbey // Advertising Age;4/10/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 15, pS8
The article profiles Tom Calderone, general manager of VH1. The general manager of VH1 left the radio business in 1998 to work in music and talent programming for MTV Network and has carved out a space right where music and popular culture intersect. Calderone believes exclusive programming and...
- Cable Hears Parity Calling. Larson, Megan // MediaWeek;2/2/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
Deals with the growth in primetime ratings of cable television networks in the U.S. in January 2004 and its impact on their cost-per-thousand (CPM) pricing. Effect on the CPM gap between cable and broadcast networks; Percentage of increase in prime ratings of cable networks; Implications of the...
- Higgins to Cartoon Network. Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;6/23/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 25/26, p1
Reports on the appointment of Bob Higgins as senior vice president of programming and development for the kids businesses of Cartoon Network. Career background of Higgins; Duties and responsibilities of Higgins at the cable television network; Plans of Higgins.
- Just like homemade. Reveron, Derek // Latin Trade (English);Feb99, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p66
Reports on the efforts of Miami, Florida-based pay television networks serving the Latin American market to transmit original programming. Factors for the congregation of Latin American cable companies to Miami; Programming improvements by GEMS, CTG, Discovery Networks Latin America/Iberia and...
- Cable Ã la carte: Pay per channel. // Consumer Reports;Jun2004, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p61
Asserts that television cable companies are price-gouging and underserving consumers in the U.S. Annual increases of cable television service payments experienced by cable consumers; Suggested solution to the problem; Views of the Consumers Union.
- Dutch lead European cable penetration. // Advertising Age;4/27/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 17, pI-36
The article presents a graph highlighting the percentage of European television households that are subscribing to cable. The graph shows that Netherlands is the number one country in terms of the number of households with cable television subscription.
- More programs, less grammar. // B&T Weekly;10/29/2004, Vol. 54 Issue 2495, p32
Reports on the new schedule for Australia's female-oriented pay television channel W.
- `We Don't Have to Care, We're the Cable Company.' Aufderheide, Pat // Progressive;Jan91, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p28
The article considers care and concern abuses within the U.S. cable industry. Cable looks like a luxury compared with broadcast television, but not to the residents of Madelia, Minnesota, a rural community where the only signals that come in clearly come through cable wires, And not to residents...