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- After Rita. // CableFAX Daily;9/27/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 187, p1
The article reports on the impact of Hurricane Rita on the cable television industry in the U.S. in 2005. It emphasizes the damages brought by the hurricane to cable companies. Actions taken by Time Warner Cable to recover from the disaster are presented.
- Carriage Deals. // CableFAX Daily;3/16/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p3
Reports on several deals in the cable television industry in the U.S. as of March 16, 2006, including between Time Warner Cable and Jewelry TV.
- Shea What? // CableFAX Daily;2/1/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on an amount being asked by Time Warner and Comcast Cable to DirecTV to carry one season of their Mets RSN in the U.S. in 2006. It cites the role of Fred Dressler of Time Warner in the negotiation about the deal.
- In the States. // CableFAX Daily;12/7/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 236, p1
The article presents news briefs on cable TV operators in the U.S. as of December 7, 2005. CMT will launch its video-on-demand service to Charter and Comcast systems. Cox launched Q TV on its digital tier in San Diego, California. Time Warner Cable added the channel CN8 in Philadelphia,...
- Cable Gets Going. // Multichannel News;10/27/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p16A
Discusses the efforts of the cable industry to market services to Hispanic Americans. Statistics on Hispanic American population and buying power released by the U.S. Census Bureau; Growth of cable penetration among Hispanic American households in Los Angeles, California; Approach of Time...
- In TW deal, Fox did better than expected. Littleton, Cynthia // Daily Variety;1/7/2010, Vol. 306 Issue 4, p4
The article focuses on the details of the deal between Time Warner Cable Inc. (TW) and Fox Television Stations Inc. in the U.S. The author cites sources which revealed that the deal requires TW to pay more than 75Â¢ per subscriber a month by the end of the deal term. She also reveals that the...
- Powerhouses in cable wave cash before portals. Friedman, Wayne // Advertising Age;4/12/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 16, ps10
This article explores the challenge imposed by Internet on cable television in the U.S. Entertainment media companies that control cable networks have decided to make strategic investments on the Internet. Specifically, the deals are links with so-called portals--those sites billing themselves...
- Disney pushes deadline back as ABC, TW Cable battle on. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;04/03/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 22, p6
Reports on Walt Disney Co.'s decision to extend the March 31, 2000 deadline for removal of ABC-produced television programs from Time Warner (TW) cable systems to April 30. Battle between Disney and TW over additional licensing fees in the United States.
- Cable gains 1 million homes. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;01/08/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p8
Reports on the rise in the number of cable television subscribers in the United States in 2000. Improved prime-time ratings and viewership of top cable television networks in the country in 2000, according to data gathered by Turner Entertainment Research; Factors possibly attributing to the...