TITLE

CEA: Don't Stall the Transition

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/16/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 20, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the views of Gary Shapiro, president of the Consumer Electronic Association on digital television transition in the U.S. Implications of the proposed restrictions on cable and satellite TV to subscribers not connected to pay-TV service; Statistical figures on TV subscribers in the country.
ACCESSION #
17079353

 

Related Articles

  • Cable exex boxed in over tech. Dempsey, John // Variety;12/04/2000, Vol. 381 Issue 3, p17 

    Focuses on the different technologies and services which will be offered by cable operators, according to exhibitions at the 2000 Western Cable Show in Los Angeles, California. Comparison between analog and digital television; Projections on the number of cable television subscribers in the...

  • Playboy Debuts Digital PPV Amid Op Angst. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;04/23/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p26 

    Reports on satellite television channel Playboy TV's launch of its Spice Platinum adult pay-per-view services and video-on-demand service in the United States. Reaction of cable television networks toward the shows; Reasons for the delay in the launch of the shows; Playboy TV's negotiations...

  • Small Operators Get Digital Path. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;2/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p40 

    The article reports on the launch of the turnkey digital headend system designed particularly for small independent cable television operators in the U.S. with fewer than 10,000 subscribers. Transparent Video Systems (TVS) president and founder Norm Gillespie cited how small companies lose...

  • Digital pay TV subs in E. Europe to grow to 74 million by 2020.  // Russian Telecom;Apr2014, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p15 

    The article reports on a forecast by Digital TV Research Ltd. regarding increase in the number of digital pay TV subscribers in Eastern Europe from 26.1 million in 2010 to 45.0 million in 2013. It is mentioned that the halfway mark of TV households have been crossed by digital TV penetration in...

  • The Cable-or-Satellite Conundrum. Aquino, Grace; Brandt, Andrew; Kandra, Anne // PCWorld;Jun2004, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p45 

    The article discusses factors that must be considered in choosing between satellite or cable TV. As of June 2004, satellite service has evolved into a direct competitor to the long-monopolistic cable TV industry. The leading cable companies in the U.S. are countering by expanding and beefing...

  • BRIEFS.  // Multichannel News;4/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p48 

    Presents an update on issues and events related to the cable television industry in the U.S. as of April 2005. Information on the Triple Play packages offered by Time Warner Cable; Result of the Mother's Day promotion launched by Hallmark Channel.

  • Why Cable Needs Some 'Seizures' Gibbons, Kent // Multichannel News;4/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p90 

    Emphasizes the importance for cable television businesses in the U.S. to maximize the growth of the industry. Overview of the growth in the number of cable customers; Actions taken by telephone companies to compete with the cable industry; Importance for cable companies to introduce new...

  • Quick DTV Fix Just a "Cheap" Joke. Hubbard, Stanley S. // Broadcasting & Cable;8/30/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 35, p50 

    Comments on the costs of the transition to digital television in the U.S. in line with the article entitled "Digital Television Fix Could Be Cheap" in the August 2004 issue of the "Broadcasting & Cable TV Fax" journal. Percentage of the U.S. population who do not subscribe to some form of...

  • Digital conversion is coming. BASSETT, ELIZABETH // Fort Worth Business Press;1/26/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10 

    The article reports on the planned transition from analog to digital television broadcasting in the U.S. on February 17, 2009. It is noted that the anticipated transition will not be a problem for people who have cable, satellite or digital televisions but it will be for those who have rabbit...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics