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- Russia -- Digital Economy and Digital TV -- Insights, Statistics and Analysis. // Russian Telecom;May2013, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p15
The article presents insights, statistics, and analysis of Russia's cable television (TV), terrestrial, Internet protocol TV and satellite platforms, and highlights key developments in the country's digital economy and digital TV.
- Who do you believe? // Telecom Asia;Dec2010, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p52
The article reports on the conflicting data gathered by some research firms such as PaidContent and SNL Kagan concerning the performance of cable television services with the introduction of internet-based television in the U.S.
- What happens when CATV meets IPTV? Bairstow, Jeffrey // Laser Focus World;Apr2012, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p88
The author reflects on the services of cable television (CATV) and Internet protocol television (IPTV). He mentions that CATV offering hundreds of channels will likely undergo a slow death as the integration of channels operating under IPTV emerges. He notes that subscription to Roku is more...
- Cable 'Lost' In Disney Plans. Moss, Linda; Umstead, R. Thomas; Farrell, Mike; Gibbons, Kent // Multichannel News;4/17/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p47
Focuses on the issue concerning the decision of Walt Disney Co. to offer several hit TV programs online for free. Impact of the decision on video-on-demand services of cable operators; Reasons for the long-standing dispute between cable operators and Walt Disney; Advantages of offering video...
- GETTING WITH THE PROGRAM. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;2/5/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p24
The article features VDC Corp., a cable operator in the U.S. which extends television networks over the Internet. According to the author, the company charges $8.95 a month for the subscription of online TV channels. Chief scientist and company co-founder Scott Wolf states that there is a wide...
- VDC MAKES HISTORY AT THE PORTALS. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;2/5/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p26
The article reports that VDC Corp., a cable provider which extends television network over the Internet, has appealed to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to obtain compulsory distribution rights to cable television networks. According to the author, the company is convincing the agency...
- BC Week. // Broadcasting & Cable;9/14/2009, Vol. 139 Issue 34, p9
The article talks about the approaches used by television networks and studios towards achieving profitability in their online contents.
- Dish Adds a Karaoke Channel. // Multichannel News;5/2/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p42
Reports on the decision of EchoStar Communications Corp. to incorporate The Karaoke Channel from Dish Network to its lineup of interactive television programming in 2005. Subscription fee for the channel according to Dish Network; Features of the channel; Other offerings for customers of Dish...
- ESPN's 360-Degree Leap. Gibbons, Kent // Multichannel News;5/25/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 21, p32
In this article the author discusses the issue concerning the payment for the access of ESPN360.com, the online service providing live sports events in the U.S. He cites on the agreement of cable provider Comcast Corp. to pay for its broadband customers so that they can access the online...