Breaking Out: Getting Into Net TV Via Cable

Brown, Karen
June 2006
Multichannel News;6/19/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p5
Reports on the acquisition of small cable operators by major cable television companies as part of their venture into the Internet television market in the U.S. Plan of Titan Global Entertainment Inc. to purchase Trinity Communications LLC to support the launch of its mobile television; Remarks from eWAN president Bruce Palmer regarding their acquisition of ClearWave Communications Inc.; Challenges associated with the acquisition activities of cable companies, according to media and entertainment lawyer Craig Delsack. INSET: TIME WARNER EXPANDS WEB-TV TRIAL.


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