'Carte' Foes Fight Back
- AT&T Seeks Freedom at FCC. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;1/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p34
The article reports on the request of AT&T Inc. to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to eliminate regulations applicable to cable companies. The primary concern for the firm is the elimination of the franchise requirement and rules regarding Internet Protocol video services. AT&T...
- Party time. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/19/96, Vol. 126 Issue 8, p89
Reports on the plan of Nickelodeon to hold a big bash to launch its TV Land nostalgia network during the 1996 National Cable Television Association.
- Party time. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/12/96, Vol. 126 Issue 7, p81
Reports on Nickelodeon's plan to hold a big bash at the Paramount Studios to launch its TV Land nostalgia network during the National Cable Television Association convention in Los Angeles on April 29, 1996.
- Spanish trip for Travel Channel off in October. Gelman, Morrie // Hollywood Reporter;5/8/95, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p6
Reports that The Travel Channel is expected to announce, during the 1995 convention of the National Cable Television Association in Dallas, Texas, a 24-hour Spanish-language version of its travel news, documentaries and live events for Latin America for introduction in October.
- NCTA Plan: Allow Limited Regulation. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;11/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 49, p6
The article focuses on the proposal of the U.S. cable industry that they would agree to indecency standards on condition that any federal legislation governing its content for profanity or sexual behavior would not take effect until after the courts had ruled on the law's constitutionality. The...
- Distribution is cable's cross to bear. Brown, Rich // Broadcasting & Cable;1/30/95, Vol. 125 Issue 5, p28
Reports on the expectations of the new cable networks in the continuation of distribution problems. Deal between Television Food Network with a telephone company to offer recipes in demand; Advantages of the FCC's going-forward rules on new stations.
- X-ing out C-SPAN? Mundy, Alicia // Brandweek;3/17/97, Vol. 38 Issue 11, Adweek p6
Focuses on regulatory issues facing the cable industry. Disposition of the `must carry' provision of the 1992 Cable Act; Failure of the Telecom Act; Impact of TCI's dropping of C-SPAN in lieu of Animal Planet.
- Brits rebuked over TNT license. Clarence, Mavis // Hollywood Reporter;1/26/95, Vol. 335 Issue 38, p10
Reports on the ultimatum issued by the European Commission to Great Britain over its granting of an operating license to Ted Turner's TNT & Cartoon Network in Europe. British government's violation of European Union laws; Provision of EU's `Television Without Frontiers' directive; EU culture...
- TV storm brews. Nadler, John // Variety;8/14/95, Vol. 360 Issue 2, p50
Reports on the American and European television investors' hope that the Bill for Radio, Television & Telecommunications law will be approved in Hungary. Sale of the state-controlled MTV2 television channel upon the passage of the bill; Interest of local media moguls in the channel.