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- Trapdoor slams on new chanels. Weinstein, Steve // Advertising Age;11/30/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 49, p26
This article deals with the difficulty of launching a cable network in the U.S. following the reregulation of the cable television industry. Many cable operators are warning that the cable legislation will make it more difficult to carry new networks. The battle for clearances was tough before...
- I want my MTVâ€¦Where did it go? // Advertising Age;4/19/1993, Vol. 64 Issue 17, pS-14
This sections presents the old and new locations of assorted cable and broadcast channels on some of the U.S. larger local system, such as Seattle, Washington and Austin, Texas, as of April 1993. The cable TV companies have reconfigured the channels of their cable system in order to create...
- Angel of Smaller Operators. Sherman, Jay // Television Week;2/28/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p21
Discusses the efforts of the American Cable Association to aid small-market cable operators as of February 28, 2005. Importance of separating laws for large- and small-market operators; Services provided by the association to help the operations of small-market operators; History of the...
- Programming. // CableFAX Daily;9/22/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 184, p3
The article presents news briefs related to the cable television industry in the U.S. as of September 2005. Information on the off-network rights of Warner Brothers acquired by ABC Family is included. The change in the name of Pax to i Sun is reported. The season 2 of reality documentary "Off to...
- In the States. // CableFAX Daily;2/10/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 28, p2
Reports on the decision by the municipal government in Taunton, Massachusetts to withdraw its proposed launching of cable TV service. Reason for the decision of the municipal government.
- Coen Watch: Cable TV. Coen, Robert; Ward, Adrienne // Advertising Age;10/14/1991, Vol. 62 Issue 44, pS-20
Provides an outlook on cable television (TV) broadcasting in the U.S. for 1992. Reason that cable TV has more to look forward to than most other media industries; Expected increase in average unit prices for cable networks in 1992.
- CABLE FACES MULTIPLE CHALLENGES. Mermigas, Diane // Television Week;12/1/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p10
Discusses predictions on the challenges to be faced by the U.S. cable television industry in 2004. Efforts of the industry to offer new services; Concerns over the financial impact of the use of the pay-for-play business model by cable companies; Recommendations to video service businesses.
- CABLE'S INDIAN SUMMER. Littlejohn, Janice Rhoshalle // Multichannel News;9/14/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 34, p16
The article focuses on the popularity of the cable television networks during the summer season in the U.S. A study suggests that the industry has achieved its 10th-summer straight win over its broadcast rivals in household share. Despite the industry's success, the author argues that most...
- OPERATORS GIVE ESPN HIGH MARKS. // Cable World (10427228);1/27/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p25
Focuses on the value attributed by U.S. cable television (TV) operators to ESPN cable TV network according to a study by Beta Research Corp. Amount that cable operators pay for ESPN per month; Other highly valued cable TV networks among operators.