TITLE

QUICK HITS

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates related to the entertainment industry as of January 9, 2006. Television host Ted Koppel signed a deal with Discovery Communications Inc. as managing editor at discovery Channel. U.S. Digital Television will launch its digital-television service in Norfolk-Hampton Roads, Virginia.
ACCESSION #
19372879

 

Related Articles

  • The JetBlue of digital TV?  // CED;May2004, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p70 

    Interviews U.S. Digital Television (USDTV) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steve Lindsley regarding the future plans of the company and on issues pertaining to digital television in the United States. Introduction of a low-cost, reduced line-up alternative to cable and DBS; Company's...

  • Two Draper firms close financing transactions. Politis, David // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;3/22/2004, Vol. 33 Issue 39, p11 

    Reports on the financing transactions closed by technology companies Buyer's United and U.S. Digital Television (USDTV) in Draper, Utah in March 2004. Value of the financing transaction closed by Buyer's; Revenues and earnings achieved by Buyer's in 2003; Details of the financing transaction...

  • USDTV Expands Alternative Choices To Cable TV. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/22/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p4 

    This article reports on the expansion of USDTV multi-channel subscription television service in the U.S. USDTV has added Starz! and Fox News Channel to its service. With the channel additions, the company is offering 12 cable channels in standard definition by taking a portion of the bandwidth...

  • Wireless Pay-TV Service to Roll Out. Moss, Linda; Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;10/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p10 

    Reports on the launch of a wireless service that will deliver more channels of programming in several markets across the U.S. by U. S. Digital Television Inc. (USDTV). Cable networks affiliated with USDTV; Background on the business plans of USDTV; Potential impact of USDTV on the...

  • USDTV Expands Channel Lineup in Four Markets. Bachman, Katy // MediaWeek;4/10/2006, Vol. 16 Issue 15, p6 

    The article reports on the plan of U.S. Digital Television (USDTV) to expand its content choices for subscribers and to offer video-on-demand services by converting its network to Motion Pictures Expert Group-4, an advanced video compression technology. The technology allows the company to use...

  • With Dallas, USDTV Cracks the Top 10. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;11/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p15 

    Reports on the commercial launching of a low-cost online television programming service by U.S. Digital Television LLC (USDTV) in Dallas, Texas in November 2005. Reasons of the company for selecting the city for its launching; Television station groups that supported USDTV, including Fox...

  • Fox subscribes to U.S. Digital TV. Bond, Paul // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;9/27/2005, Vol. 391 Issue 6, p6 

    The article reports on News Corp's. Fox Television Studios Inc., along with a host of other media companies, investing $25.5 million for a controlling interest in U.S. Digital Television, a company offering over-the-air digital subscription television service designed to compete with cable....

  • Upstart USDTV Adds Programmers, Cash. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;3/22/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p6 

    Reports on the expansion of wireless television service U.S. Digital Television Inc. (USDTV). Premium channel of USDTV; Plan of the company to retail its high definition television set-top; Initial program lineup on the cable side of USDTV.

  • NexGen Telecom picks up USDTV assets.  // CED;Jan2007, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p6 

    The article reports that the NexGen Telecom LLC has picked up the assets of U.S. Digital Television (USDTV), a struggling provider of low-cost, over-the-air digital television services in the U.S. The USDTV was formed in 2003 and has signed on about 16,000 customers. It has filed for Chapter 7...

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