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- Bandwidth Crisis? Cable Cap Ex Spending Weighing on Some Minds. // CableFAX Daily;9/25/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 185, p1
The article discusses issues concerning the cable television's possible increase in capital spending in the U.S. A report from Merriman Curhan Ford warns of an impending bandwidth crisis driven by the current hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) network capacity limitations relative to telecommunication's...
- Upfronts With a Bang. Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;4/7/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p6
Highlights the pre-front campaign of cable television networks aimed at strengthening its position in the broadcasting market. Investment plans of Lifetime Television on its programming; Centerpieces of Bravo network's program lineup; Miniseries included on the slate of Sci-Fi Channel network.
- Pricier movies, minis in works at Showtime. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;9/10/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 6, p1
Reports on the cutback in the number of original movies by Showtime from 35 to 24 a year in the United States. Plans to allocate larger budget percentage to original series and expensive movies and miniseries; Variation in the network's license fee on the movies.
- Legal Issues Concerning Cable Television: The Greek Case. Iosifidis, Petros C.; Kiki, Joanna P. // Communications & the Law;Jun2000, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p5
Examines several issues concerning cable television (TV). Historical development of cable TV; Potential of cable TV; Legal delimitation of the medium; Access to cablecasting time with reference to Greek legal order.
- Cable Picture Looks Sharper For 2001, Especially Top Names. Conrad, Lee // High Yield Report;12/18/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 49, p1
Reports on the positive outlook for the cable television industry for the year 2001.
- TR!O Breaks Boundaries and Builds a Cult Following. Kokernak, Michael // Response;Aug2003, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p7
Features the cable network, TR!O. Growth of TR!O's net ad revenue in 2003; Services offered; TR!O's budget for programming costs.
- Madison, Wis. Wang, Karissa S. // Electronic Media;02/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p6
Presents information about the state of the cable television broadcasting industry in Madison, Wisconsin as of February 26, 2001. Optimism of station managers that the market has a healthy economy and local advertising is up; Total amount in cable television revenues expected to be generated by...
- Looking for a Prediction? I'll Give You Ten of Them. Kagan, Paul // Cable World (10427228);9/23/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p18
Comments on the possible improvement of cable television broadcasting. Plan of the National Football League for a cable option for football games; Advances in cable television receivers and recorders.
- Let's get digital. Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;06/11/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 24, pSR28
Discusses the status of the cable television industry with the launching of high-technology services as of June 2001. Views on the customer services of cable operators; Popularity of digital cable; Information on video-on-demand; Importance of digital and high-speed data. INSET: Smooth operators.