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- Samsung, CTAM Combine Efforts To Promote HD. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/22/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p1
This article reports on a joint promotion launched by Samsung and the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing (CTAM) in New York on March 15, 2004 concerning high definition television (HDTV). The joint advertising and promotional effort will help to expand awareness of HDTV during...
- TECHNOLOGY EDITOR DISCOVERS HIGH DEF ON CABLE TV. Antonoff, Michael // Sound & Vision;Oct2002, Vol. 67 Issue 8, p116
Talks about the installation of high definition television (HDTV) service offered through Time Warner Cable in New York. Problems with high definition television-capable Scientific Atlanta 2000HD box; Features of the 3100HD cable box; Channels covered by cable-HDTV; Description of movies shown...
- Case Closed. // CableFAX Daily;11/3/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 214, p1
The article reports on the decision of NBCU to add a high definition simulcast to its suspense/mystery cable channel Sleuth in the U.S. in late 2006. Time Warner Cable is its first affiliate which will offer all its digital services. The channel will feature shows such as "Miami Vice" and "The...
- Cable's digital dilemma. Griggs, Robyn // Broadcast Engineering;Mar1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p150
Focuses on the United States-based cable industry's ambivalence about plans to provide high-definition television to consumers. Concerns about the possibility of digital must-carry rules; Cable companies' preference to use digital compression to squeeze more channels down the same coax.
- HDTV and more. Ciciora, Walter S. // CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p68
Focuses on the discussion on high definition television (HDTV) at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association. Appeal of HDTV to high-end subscribers; Advantages of HDTV; Political benefits of HDTV.
- Up-Converting the Nonbelievers. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;3/4/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p24
Comments on the digital technology packages offered by cable television operators in Washington, D.C. Complaints of some customers to their local cable franchise regulators; Possible debut of high-definition television in the area; Controversy over the availability of prime-time network shows...
- FCC Chairman Cajoled Cablers on HDTV Transition. Mundy, Alicia; Kramer, Staci D. // Cable World (10427228);3/25/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p7
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is pushing U.S. cable television networks toward high definition television (HDTV). Factor that influences the cable industry attitude to HDTV; Concern of the FCC and the U.S. Congress about the issue; Companies with HDTV plans.
- HDTV no problem, says cable. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;04/27/98, Vol. 128 Issue 18, p6
Cites the confidence of cable executives in the United States that their companies' digital set-top boxes will pass through all high-definition television signal formats to digital television sets without degrading the signal quality. Comments from Leo Hindery, president of the...
- Cable in the crosshairs. Mundy, Alicia; Consoli, John; Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;05/04/98, Vol. 8 Issue 18, p4
Focuses on the issues related to cable television being addressed in the US Congress. Likelihood of regulation of cable rates; Questions on how high definition broadcast television (HDTV) will be carried on cable; Rumors concerning an agreement between television networks and cable operators on...