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- Raging Debate on VOD Still Hasn't Delivered the Hits. Moss, Linda; Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;4/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p1
Deals with the issue concerning the employment of video on demand (VOD) television programming in the U.S. in April 2005. Remarks from Fox Cable Networks Group executive vice president of affiliate sales and marketing Lindsay Gardner on VOD investment; Efforts of cable operators to develop a...
- Fox TV goes 'Over There' with new pay TV strategy. Bennett, Ray; Williams, Chad // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;4/12/2005, Vol. 388 Issue 34, p45
This article focuses on Fox TV's new pay television strategy. The strategy marks what 20th Century Fox Television Distribution describes as a "new way" of bringing product to the global marketplace. When one is talking about programming for pay TV, it's got to be distinctive and edgy and create...
- PPV pins down '98 growth. Donohue, Steve // Electronic Media;11/23/98, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p42
Reports on the study conducted by Showtime Event Television forecasting that 1998 will be the highest-grossing year ever for sales in the pay-per-view (PPV) industry in the United States. Effect on boxing as leading PPV event of the loss of Mike Tyson; Events which dominated the event category...
- PPV COIN'S BOXED IN. Bernstein, Paula // Daily Variety;10/17/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 32, p4
Reports on the pay-per-view event revenue in the United States in the third quarter of 2000. Distribution of boxing events.
- PPV wrapped decade on a roll. Umstead // Multichannel News;12/06/99, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p20
Reports on the growth of the pay-per-view (PPV) industry in the United States in 1999. Total revenue for the decade; Revenue from the movie category; Performance of PPV events; Average PPV channels per household.
- PPV claims huge revenue gains in the 1990s. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;12/06/99, Vol. 18 Issue 49, p4
Reveals the revenue gains posted by pay-per-view (PPV) cable television network operators in the United States during the 1990s. Reason for the growth in revenues; Top PPV event of the decade; List of PPV events.
- Wrestling and boxing bring 'em to the mat. Phipps, Jennie L. // Electronic Media;3/4/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p12
Reports the impact of pay-per-view (PPV) television on television networks and cable systems in the U.S. Advantages of PPV over video-on-demand services; Reference to survey conducted by Showtime concerning the use of PPV; Percentage of boxing shares in the PPV revenues.
- PPV Needs Robust VOD Offerings. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;04/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 15, p34
Focuses on the on-demand programming options needed by pay-per-view television operators to reap the maximum amount of revenue from video-on-demand (VOD) services in the United States. Major drivers of VOD; Use of the VOD platform by cable operators to differentiate itself from competitors.
- TV Cord-Cutting Trend Continues. // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;9/7/2015, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p24
The article reports on the continued trend of television (TV) cord-cutting in the U.S. as pay-TV companies lost subscribers in the second quarter of 2015, according to global information company IHS Inc.