The Dolan Family Feud
- Voom Kickoff Leads To Cablevision Q4 Oper. Loss. Malester, Jeff // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/22/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p65
This article reports on the operating loss posted by Cablevision Systems due to the launch of Voom direct broadcast satellite service in the U.S. in the fourth quarter of 2003. Costs associated with the launch of Voom were the primary reason Cablevision posted a loss of $46.2 million. Costs...
- Voom in Transition. Richardson, Ken // Sound & Vision;Apr2005, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p15
Reports on the move of Cablevision to sell Voom's Rainbow 1 satellite and ground station in 2005.
- Dolans Fight Over Future Of Voom. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/7/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p4
This article reports on the ongoing dispute between Cablevision Systems CEO James Dolan and Cablevision chairman Charles Dolan over the future of the troubled Voom high-definition-centric satellite TV service, as of March 2005. The spat between Charles Dolan and his son, James, ultimately led to...
- Cablevision Stuck With Voom Costs. Sherman, Jay // Television Week;4/18/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p18
Reports on the significant costs expected to be incurred by Cablevision Systems Corp. in 2005, which is associated with shutting down its failed satellite venture Voom. Overview of the content of the filing submitted by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission; Business losses...
- Initial flight. Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;10/21/2003, Vol. 380 Issue 39, p15
Whether Cablevision Systems Corp. bird will fly or turn out to be just an expensive toy was the issue of much debate on Wall Street last week as New York region-based cable operator unveiled its company the Voom satellite TV service that features exclusive high-definition TV channels, as of...
- CAPITAL CONCERN. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;2/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p1
Reports the expansion into wireless telephony and direct-broadcast satellite services of Cablevision Systems Corp. in New York City. Generation of funds for the project; Consolidation of assets and debt security; Decline of the stocks of the company.
- Cablevision hot for DBS. Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;10/29/2002, Vol. 375 Issue 42, p5
Reports on the plans of cable operator Cablevision Systems Corp. to sell of its assets to fund the launch of a direct broadcast satellite television service. Management of the operations of Cablevision; Deal with Echostar Communications Corp regarding the service; Financial position of the...
- Cablevision readies mystery sat platform. Amdur, Meredith; Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;9/26/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 60, p1
Reports on expected management changes at CableVision Systems Corp. based in Bethpage, New York. Preparation for the launch of direct broadcast satellite platform; Speculation on the appointment of Ed Horowitz to head the satellite service; Focus on delivery of high-definition programming.
- Cablevision and DirecTV make big digital moves. Berger, Robin // Electronic Media;01/15/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p97
Reports on the moves taken by Cablevision and DirecTV in the digital television marketplace in the United States. Plan of Cablevision to roll out digital television to homes in Metropolitan New York City in June 2001; DirecTV and sister company Hughes Network Systems' launch of Powered by...