- Cable modems: The journey from hype to hardware. Goldberg, Lee // Electronic Design;4/15/96, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p65
Presents information on cable modems in the United States. First cable data systems slated to appear in 1996; Details of the 1993 Cable Show; Success of video-on-demand; Cable data claimed to be the most promising industry in 1996; What highspeed servers and video-conferencing services enable...
- Plenty of good questions, not a lot of answers. Kramer, Staci D. // Cable World (10427228);4/7/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p18
Reports on the business strategy of Charter Communications Incorporated. Comparison between finding the right advanced video strategies with running a store according to Richard Yelen, vice president of marketing at Charter; Deployment of video-on-demand services by the firm. INSET: CHARTER...
- Garbage in, garbage out? Krauss, Jeffrey // CED;Sep2002, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p82
Comments on key issues relevant to retransmission consent agreements in the cable sector. Obligations of cable television broadcasters to deliver perfect signals to subscribers; Key stipulations of retransmission consent agreements; Implications on the cable television sector.
- Local Ban Shouldn't Stunt Cable in Pakistan. Sehgal, Rashme // Multichannel News;07/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p96
Focuses on the impact of the decision of a Pakistani province to ban cable television on the pay TV industry in Pakistan. Efforts from public and private sectors to expand cable TV services; Establishment of Pakistan Communication Ltd. to oversee the issuance of operator licenses; Plans of the...
- Fine Living cables deals. Oei, Lily // Daily Variety;9/25/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 81, p6
Reports on the carriage deals signed by lifestyle network Fine Living with DirecTV and Time Warner Cable in the U.S. Features of the channel; Advantages of having a national presence for the network.
- Say bye-bye to your Blockbuster. Swann, Phillip // Electronic Media;2/17/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p15
Focuses on the impact of video-on-demand (VOD) service offered by cable television networks on the video retail business. Advantages of the service to viewers; Expectations of the cable television officials from the VOD service; Shortcomings of the service; Challenges faced by video retail...
- The Northern network. Levine, Shira // Telephony;02/03/97, Vol. 232 Issue 5, p58
Focuses on Canada-based cable television operators' applications for the approval of video-on-demand (VOD) licenses. View of cable operators about VOD services; Consideration of VOD as a broadcasting service; Need for cable companies to deliver better services than those offered by wireless...
- getting in the GAME. Baumgartner, Jeff // CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p28
Focuses on video on demand (VOD) products for the cable industry. Comcast's VOD platforms that could support about 450 hours of content; Concept of separating the streaming from the storage; InfoValue Computing Inc.'s software platform, called QuickVideo OnDemand. INSET: nCUBE opens up.
- VOD COMING ASHORE IN A SMALL CITY NEAR YOU? // CED;Aug2001 Supplement, Vol. 27, p20
Focuses on implications of technological developments on the availability of video-on-demand (VOD) systems for small cable operators in the United States. Impact of the distributed VOD architecture on independent operators; Assessment of systems specifications and cost; Effect of the...