THE BIG PICTURE
- TWC CEO: SVOD Ignores Infrastructure Costs. GRUENWEDEL, ERIK // Home Media Magazine;6/18/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p9
The article discusses the statement of Time Warner Cable Chief Executive Officer Glenn Britt on talks that cable and satellite television operators are at risk to subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) services. According to Britt, lower-income people watch a lot more programs than those with...
- TWC chief Britt calls a la carte 'very bad thing'. Kolodny, Lora; Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;12/6/2005, Vol. 392 Issue 6, p6
This article reports that Glenn Britt, chairman and CEO of the nation's second-largest cable operator, Time Warner Cable Inc., spoke out against a la carte cable pricing at the CSFB Global Media Week conference in New York City. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is reviewing...
- Murdoch wins monopoly game. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;12/2/2002, Vol. 389 Issue 3, pA6
Reports on the possible acquisition of Italian leading pay television cable network Telepiu by its competitor, Stream, as of December 2, 2002. Value of the deal; Restrictions that antitrust watchdogs may place upon Sky Italia; Forecast on the joint venture.
- TWC GETS TOUGH ON RETRANS. Farrell, Mik // Multichannel News;12/14/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 46, p2
The article reports on the move of Time Warner Cable Inc. against the increasing programming costs of some cable companies in the U.S. Glenn Britt of Time Warner, says that the cable industry should care of its consumers and not just of its business. It is cited that the Fox Broadcasting Co. has...
- Economy's Pinching Cable, Too. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;12/15/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p19
The article focuses on the effect of economic uncertainty to cable industry. Time Warner Cable (TWC) chief executive officer Glenn Britt states that the there is a significant decline in growth of TWC revenue generating units. Dave Watson, Comcast executive vice president of operations states...
- Time Warner Shuffle. // CableFAX Daily;4/3/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 63, p2
Reports that Time Warner Cable Inc. has officially launched its 15-channel family tier in the U.S.
- TIME WARNER CABLE SHEDS 579K VIDEO SUBS IN Q2. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;8/5/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 31, p8
The article reports on the decline in the number of video subscribers of cable operator Time Warner Cable in the second quarter of 2013.
- A La Carte Television's Bland Outlook. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;12/19/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 53, p20
The article presents an opinion on the sale of cable television programming a la carte in the U.S. Cable companies, including Time Warner Cable, exert efforts to address the campaign of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission against indecent programming. However, the effect of a la carte...
- Family plan: Cablers' tiers of fears. Dempsey, John // Variety;12/19/2005, Vol. 401 Issue 5, p23
The article reports on the issues associated with the proposed family-friendly programming tiers in the U.S. Details about the Family Choice Tier crated by Time Warner Cable are given. The potential consequences of the rush by cable operators to create family tiers are addressed. The involvement...