Painting an Accurate Picture

Winslow, George
February 2005
Multichannel News;2/21/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 8, Special Section p1A
Provides information on the changes in the "Multichannel News"annual list of 100 largest cable system in the U.S. over the last 12 months of 2004. Systems that compose the earlier versions of the list; Number of systems that had made into the list in 2005, providing data on a number of metropolitan areas; Major operators that do not release the penetration data that were collected in the pass; Percentage of those who supplied data that had digital penetration rated of over 30 percent.


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