Ops Again Face Forced Access
- Cable operators should profit by allowing `Open Access' to Internet. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;11/29/99, Vol. 17 Issue 48, pB6
Discusses the findings of University of Michigan professor Jeffrey MacKie-Mason's study on the feasibility of creating `open access' to the Internet entitled `Investment in Cable Broadband Infrastructure: Open Access Is Not an Obstacle.' Refutation of cable firms' claims that they would suffer...
- your monthly broadband guide. // APC (Bauer Media Group);Sep2007, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p93
The article reports on broadband service providers. The periodical "APC" has partnered with the independent broadband price-monitoring service Broadband Choice. The partnership is aimed at offering ADSL and cable services. APC has picked the lowest price for a contract period of six months or...
- Regulators unmoved by unbundling effort. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;04/19/99, Vol. 129 Issue 16, p19
Discusses plans by several United States legislators to introduce bills that would ensure phone and cable companies were treated equally as they race to provide broadband Internet access. Internet service providers' call on legislators to force cable companies to grant competitors access to...
- Cable and internet merge. Guadalupe-Fajardo, Evelyn // Caribbean Business;7/8/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 26, p19
Reports on the proposal of local cable companies to offer Internet service by 2000 in Puerto Rico. Cable companies interested in offering Internet services includes Teleponce Cable TV, Cable TV of Greater San Juan and Pegasus Communications.
- System operators tout speed to web crawlers. Cleland, Kim // Advertising Age;3/25/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 13, p24
The article reports that cable television operators are joining the fray in the competition to provide Internet access. Cable providers are banking on cable modem technology, which allow high-speed connections, and relaxed federal communications regulations to get a share of the growing Internet...
- Dot-com ax. Blum, Stephen // Satellite Broadband;Jun2001, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p28
Focuses on the failure of the Internet industry in 2001. Reliance of Internet-based companies on advertising revenue; How the industry ignored the success of cable television; Discussion on Internet content providers.
- Web Name Games Show Media Giants' Schemes. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;08/07/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p1
Focuses on Internet ventures that have been announced by major United States cable television companies as of August 7, 2000. Launching of a company by Time Warner Inc. to compete with MTV Networks; Free cable modems from Cablevision Systems; Registration of the web site of C-SPAN to campaign...
- Are You an HPO? Paskowski, Marianne // Multichannel News;12/11/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 50, p48
Comments on developments related to the cable television industry in the United States as of December 11, 2000. Implications for cable television companies of the decline in stock prices of Internet companies; Factors affecting the cable television industry.
- Hooked up. Marchand, Nolan // Broadcasting & Cable;09/06/99, Vol. 129 Issue 37, p51
Reports on developments related to cable television and the Internet industry as of September 6, 1999. Includes cable television's ratings performance as better than network television's ratings; Ruling of a United States federal court against Cablevision Systems' lawsuit against RCN Corp.