To Have, And To Have Not
- Report: Quad-play unproven strategy. // RCR Wireless News;10/15/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 39, p22
The article focuses on a report by Analysys which shows that the quadplay bundle is as yet unproven as a strategy by which operators can improve revenues and reduce churn. Analysys found that triple-play packages have helped U.S. cable operators to double average revenue per user and cut their...
- Broadband Net good Noos for French cable TV. Masters, Charles // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/21/2000, Vol. 365 Issue 40, p18
Reports that French cabler Noos is launching what it claims to be the first European live test of broadband television via the Internet. Planned broadcast of a mix of event programs starting November 2000 including the MTV Europe Music Awards; Use of multicast technology.
- Streaming Becomes a Revenue Stream. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;7/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p53
Focuses on ways employed by cable television networks in the U.S. to attract subscribers and advertisers with broadband-delivered content. Content of the broadband clips offered by Scripps Network to cable programmers; Services offered by the Weather Channel in line with broadband and streaming...
- MSOs could Take Content to the Edge. Bannan, Karen J. // Multichannel News;11/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p97
Reports on edge technologies pushed by certain United States companies to enable the delivery of broadcast-quality streaming media directly to cable headends, via content-distribution networks (CDN). Two types of edge technology, CDN and edge service providers; Benefits to cable television...
- Movie rights and wrongs. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;02/07/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p49
Focuses on the increasing adoption of video streaming technology by movie cable television companies in the United States. Popularity of the medium among pay-per-view audiences; Streaming packages and deals entered by companies such as Home Box Office and Showtime.
- Cable execs debate value of jumping into streaming. McAdams, Deborah D.; Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;12/04/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 50, p60
Presents the discussions of United States cable television executives on the benefit of venturing into streaming media. Issues surrounding the emergence of the streaming media technology; Streamers' dependence on broadband distribution from cable operators; Concern over the possibility that...
- Box Music packs Web, TV together. Andreeva, Nellie // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;04/04/2000, Vol. 326 Issue 24, p159
Reports that the Box Music Network has launched a 24-hour-a-day television/Web convergence service called Box Fusion. Availability to Box subscribers; How the service will act in sync with Box Music Network's television program; Role of the Box Music Network as a subsidiary of MTV Networks.
- HISPANIC WEB ADDS GOTHAM. Tegel, Simeon // Daily Variety;09/25/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 16, p12
Reports that Azteca America, the planned Hispanic American-lingo web, has added New York to its coverage with the purchase of WSAH from the Shop at Home network.
- MTV, M2 launch `Intercast Jam' series. Atwood, Brett // Billboard;04/19/97, Vol. 109 Issue 16, p81
Reports that Music Television (MTV) and its commercial-free sister service, M2, are adding interactive programming known as `Intercast Jam' to their cablecasts. The programming to be aimed at television tuner-equipped computers with Intel's Intercast technology; How it will be set up; What will...