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- What's On HDTV. Antonoff, Michael // Sound & Vision;Jun2003, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p63
Provides the listing for several high-definition television programming in the U.S. Network television; Local broadcasts; Cable television.
- If cable doesn't give people what they want, somebody else will. Luftman, Mike // Cable World (10427228);8/11/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 31, p42
Expresses views on the impact of high definition television (HDTV) on the cable business in the U.S. Growth of cable systems that offer HDTV as of August 11, 2003; Advantage of HDTV to cable; Qualities of HDTV.
- Must-carry technical fallout. Krauss, Jeffrey // CED;Feb2008, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p42
The author reflects on the significance of material degradation on cable industry in the U.S. He noted that cable operators have several options to accomplish the downconversion which include delivering a high definition television program. He believed that the cable operators will be happy if...
- Eastern Show's verdict on HDTV: See you later. Hall, Lee // Electronic Media;11/02/98, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p6
Focuses on the difference between the attitudes of cable operators and broadcasters attending the 1998 Eastern Show in Orlando, Florida, toward high-definition television (HDTV). Broadcasters and television manufacturers' extolling of the virtues of HDTV while cable operators remain largely...
- Nets Grapple With Hi-Def Formats. Hibberd, James // Television Week;2/13/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p1
The article focuses on the advent of high definition (HD) channels launched by cable television networks in the U.S. Discovery HD Theater broadcasts original programming while MTV Networks decided to launch MHD in stand-alone network to pack the channel with more native HD content. The growing...
- ANIMATED NETS RACE TO GO HD. Hibberd, James // Television Week;2/13/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p1
The article focuses on the shift of animated cable television networks to high definition (HD) programming in the U.S. Cartoon Network and Disney Channel shifted their production to HD in preparation for HD channels. The average programming cost of HD animated programs is $10,000. One factor...
- Cable Gains as HD Awareness Grows. Lafayette, Jon // Television Week;12/1/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p16
Presents the results of a survey of consumers' preference for high-definition programming on cable and broadcast television in the U.S. Statistical data on consumer awareness of high-definition television (HDTV); Types of programs viewers want to see on HDTV.
- Technology Tying Knot. Whitney, Daisy // Television Week;12/1/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p48
Discusses the plan of cable television companies to combine video-on-demand and high-definition (HD) television services in the U.S. Problems in combining the technologies; Technical issues that must be resolved before HD can be streamed on demand; Cost concerns regarding the plan.
- THE SCAPEGOAT. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;05/08/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 19, pC54
Looks at the state of cable television (TV) industry in the United States as of May 2000. Criticisms against cable employees; Impact of cable on digital TV (DTV) and high definition TV; Implications of the delay of roll-out of DTV.