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- Pop, Culture, No TV: NBCU Pulls the Plug on Trio. Brady, Shirley // CableFAX Daily;11/22/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 227, p1
The article reports on the plan of cable television network NBCU Cable to re-launch Q1 as broadband-only entity at Bravo.Com in the U.S. The network's rival Trio has licensed original content opposite to its television brand.
- Networks Tread Into Broadband Content. Pendleton, Jennifer // Multichannel News;10/23/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 43, p44
Focuses on cable television networks' offering of broadband programming in the United States as of October 23, 2000. Discovery Channel's broadband program 'Inside the Space Station' Independent Film Channel's plan to produce a television program that will also run on the company's Web site.
- Live, via videophone. Grotticelli, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;04/23/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 17, p48
Focuses on the videophone system used by Cable News Network to transmit live pictures of the Guam landing of the United States Navy crew members who were held in China. Capability of the system in transmitting live content from a remote location; Extent of the cable television network's...
- No Slowdown for High-Speed Internet. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;10/24/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p32
Reports on the growth of broadband Internet services from cable and telephone companies in the U.S. as of October 2005. Background on the business plans of Google; Increase in the application of wireless fidelity systems; Broadband subscribers of various cable television networks.
- WHO'S THE FASTEST IN BROADBAND? Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;10/24/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p40
Focuses on issues concerning the dispute between cable television networks and telephone companies over broadband connection speed for their Internet services in the U.S. Factors that affect broadband allocation; Details of the computation for the downstream speed available to customers of...
- Big things are in pipeline for cable. Snoddy, Raymond // Marketing (00253650);3/8/2006, p22
The article reports on some of the activities of the cable companies in Great Britain. In Great Britain, Freeview has installed 10 million digital boxes in 6.4 million homes, closing the gap dramatically on Sky's 8 million satellite homes, while cable lags with 2.7m digital homes. Apart from...
- Net Neutrality Gains Proponent. Halonen, Doug; Sherman, Jay // Television Week;2/13/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p4
The article focuses on the support of U.S. Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Ted Stevens for network neutrality among broadband Internet access providers. The neutrality principle will prevent cable television operators and telephone companies from using their control of new broadband networks...
- Broadband Bragging Rights. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;8/2/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p18
The article presents the data collected by network-performance information provider Ookla regarding the domination of cable operators as the fastest U.S. residential Internet-service providers (ISPs) based on download speeds while telephone companies are better on the upstream side.
- GROWING CABLE INDUSTRY NEEDS NETEQUALIZER. // Tele-Service News;Sep2006, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p6
The article reports that the cable industry needs a NetEqualizer, a bandwidth shaping appliance, as they expand and move more into providing network services. For several years, NetEqualizer has been serving Internet service providers, schools, universities, large businesses, business suites and...