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- Gaul TV auds delight in U's fright feevee. Hopewell, John // Daily Variety;3/11/2009, Vol. 302 Issue 48, p8
The article reports on the outcome of Mediametrie's survey on television audiences where Universal City Studios Inc.'s 13eme Rue was France's most-watched pay TV channel between September 1-February 15, 2009. 13eme Rue's weekly viewers grew more annually. The French channel increased its share...
- For The Record. // Multichannel News;04/16/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p47
Cites developments concerning cable television in the United States as of April 16, 2001. TV Guide Channel's announcement of its long-form entertainment programs for the 2001 to 2002 season; Web site launched by In Demand LLC; Decline in pay-per-view event revenue during the first quarter of 2001.
- ConvergÃªncia tecnolÃ³gica, competiÃ§Ã£o e entrada de empresas de TV por assinatura em municÃpios brasileiros. Escudeiro, Fulvia Ilessel; Filho, Arthur Barrionuevo; de Lucinda, Cláudio Ribeiro // Revista de Economia e AdministraÃ§Ã£o;jan-mar2013, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p75
A changc in thc Brazilian rcgulalory framcwork is currcntly undcr discussion to allow frccr cnlry for cablc TV in local markcts, in ordcr to incrcasi lhe dcploymcnt ofbroadband in regions currcnlly without broadband access. To better understand thc cffccts of such a mcasurc, wc invesligate entry...
- Cable Industry Looks To Dump CableCARD. Wolpin, Stewart // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;1/30/2006, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p34
This article considers the possible impact of the complete deployment of the Open Cable Applications Platform (OCAP) on the use of CableCARD as the key to secure access to cable programming in the U.S. With OCAP, cable subscribers would download their security and conditional access codes using...
- Cable Television and Advertising: An Assessment. Krugman, Dean M.; Barban, Arnold M. // Journal of Advertising;Fall78, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p4
Since its inception, the cable television industry has experienced a large growth rate. Today 16 percent of the U.S. television homes are linked to some form of cable. While there have been numerous federal, state, and local inquiries and a great deal of literature devoted to cable development...
- Pay TV cease-fire in sight. Edmunds, Marlene // Variety;10/14/96, Vol. 364 Issue 11, p52
Reports on developments related to pay TV in Scandinavia as of October 14, 1996. Region-based pay TV channels TV1000 and FilmNet's efforts to establish a joint venture; Background on the channels' business operations.
- Sports leagues playing the pay-per-view game. May, Rebecca // Electronic Media;10/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 44, p12
Reports the expansion of program offerings of iN Demand, the cable television leading pay-per-view network in the United States. Lists of out-of-market sports offerings; Previews of service; Highlights of the programs offered.
- More subs for IFC. J.M. // Broadcasting & Cable;4/29/96, Vol. 126 Issue 19, p90
Reports that Independent Film Channel has increased its subscription by signing agreement with Cox Communications to carry IFC programs from July 1, 1996. Value of deal; Inclusion of `Animation Celebration: The Best of the International Tournee of Animation' in IFC's programming; Hosting of...
- Channel 4 stumps up. // Sight & Sound;Dec98, Vol. 8 Issue 12, p37
Reports on the launching of FilmFour, a subscription film channel which will be premiered on cable, satellite and on Channel 4 in Great Britain. Speculation on the decision by the England and Wales Cricket Board to spin off; Features of the FilmFour; Influence of FilmFour on Britain's cinematic...