ACA'S NOT SEEKING FORCED A LA CARTE
- This Just In. // Multichannel News;8/30/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 35, p3
Presents news briefs on the cable television sector in the U.S., as of August 30, 2004. Promotion of Matt Polka at the American Cable Association; Decision of a bankruptcy court judge on a deal between DirectTV Inc. and Pegasus Satellite Television Inc.
- Stations a Basic Backbone. Rehr, David K. // Multichannel News;1/29/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p13
The author reflects on the column by Matt Polka, chief executive officer (CEO) of American Cable Association (ACA), concerning the retransmission consent to broadcast television (TV) station signals. He claims that Polka's paper contained several inaccuracies that should be addressed. He...
- Cable 2002 Talking Points. // Cable World (10427228);5/6/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 18, p59
Presents the views of several executives from the cable broadcasting industry in the U.S. Burton Jablin, president of HGTV; Larry Divney, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Comedy Central; Bill Furrelle, vice president of Playboy Entertainment; Francisco Valle, chairman and CEO of...
- Legal Issues Concerning Cable Television: The Greek Case. Iosifidis, Petros C.; Kiki, Joanna P. // Communications & the Law;Jun2000, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p5
Examines several issues concerning cable television (TV). Historical development of cable TV; Potential of cable TV; Legal delimitation of the medium; Access to cablecasting time with reference to Greek legal order.
- Cable Picture Looks Sharper For 2001, Especially Top Names. Conrad, Lee // High Yield Report;12/18/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 49, p1
Reports on the positive outlook for the cable television industry for the year 2001.
- TR!O Breaks Boundaries and Builds a Cult Following. Kokernak, Michael // Response;Aug2003, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p7
Features the cable network, TR!O. Growth of TR!O's net ad revenue in 2003; Services offered; TR!O's budget for programming costs.
- Madison, Wis. Wang, Karissa S. // Electronic Media;02/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p6
Presents information about the state of the cable television broadcasting industry in Madison, Wisconsin as of February 26, 2001. Optimism of station managers that the market has a healthy economy and local advertising is up; Total amount in cable television revenues expected to be generated by...
- Looking for a Prediction? I'll Give You Ten of Them. Kagan, Paul // Cable World (10427228);9/23/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p18
Comments on the possible improvement of cable television broadcasting. Plan of the National Football League for a cable option for football games; Advances in cable television receivers and recorders.
- Let's get digital. Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;06/11/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 24, pSR28
Discusses the status of the cable television industry with the launching of high-technology services as of June 2001. Views on the customer services of cable operators; Popularity of digital cable; Information on video-on-demand; Importance of digital and high-speed data. INSET: Smooth operators.