FCC's Crammed Menu
- Coen Watch: Cable TV. Coen, Robert; Ward, Adrienne // Advertising Age;10/14/1991, Vol. 62 Issue 44, pS-20
Provides an outlook on cable television (TV) broadcasting in the U.S. for 1992. Reason that cable TV has more to look forward to than most other media industries; Expected increase in average unit prices for cable networks in 1992.
- 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...
- Why Cable TV Rates Are Going Up. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Dec2003, Vol. 86 Issue 12, p10
Reports on an increase in cable TV rate in the U.S. in 2002. Factors which contributed to the increase; Monthly rates according to the Federal Communications Commission; Approaches to addressing the rise in cable rates; Cost of local advertising.
- CTAM PREVIEW: SPARKS MAY FLY IN SEATTLE. Scanlon, Mavis // Cable World (10427228);7/14/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p16
Reports on upgrades made by cable television operators to their networks in the U.S. as of July 2003. Amount spent in upgrading the networks; Information on the annual summit of the Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing; Message from Char Beales, president of the association.
- Angel of Smaller Operators. Sherman, Jay // Television Week;2/28/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p21
Discusses the efforts of the American Cable Association to aid small-market cable operators as of February 28, 2005. Importance of separating laws for large- and small-market operators; Services provided by the association to help the operations of small-market operators; History of the...
- Late Breaking News. // Cable World (10427228);10/13/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 38, p5
Presents news briefs on cable television broadcasting in the U.S. as of October 2003. Features of the high-definition tier to be launched by Oceanic Time Warner Cable in Hawaii on November 3, 2003; Details of the plug-and-play rule handed down by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on...
- CAPITAL WATCH. // Broadcasting & Cable;11/17/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 46, p30
Presents updates on issues concerning television broadcasting in the U.S. as of November 2003. Reason for the inefficient use of TV spectrum according to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC); Resignation of Paul Gallant as media adviser to FCC Chairman Michael Powell; Cancellation...
- FCC Cable Dereg in Limbo. Shields, Todd // MediaWeek;8/11/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 29, p5
Reports on the issue of cable television ownership in the U.S. Decision of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to liberalize broadcast ownership rules on June 2, 2003; Criticism received by the agency from liberalizing broadcast ownership rules; Percentage of the national audience that...
- NCTA urges FCC to end sub limits. Boliek, Brooks // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/9/2005, Vol. 390 Issue 20, p4
This article reports that cable operators told the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that the government doesn't need to set a limit on the number of subscribers one system can reach, arguing that changes in the marketplace have put the breaks on the industry's anti-competitive...