Dark Side of Housing Boom: Theft
- Cox sub growth beats forecasts. Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;4/23/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 7, p6
Reports the decrease in the first quarter profit of Cox Communications in the U.S. Percentage of decrease; Strategy employed by company executives to raise financial status; Interest of Cox in acquiring Adelphia Communications.
- Cox Communications offers DWDM choice. Hardy, Stephen // Lightwave;Feb2005, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p29
Reports on the launch of DWDM system to provide broadband communications service to the residential and service markets by Cox Communications Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia. Features of the system; Performance application of the system; Evaluation criteria for DWDM platform.
- Meeting Needs in N.O. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;5/29/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 22, p16
Reports on the plan of Cox Communications Inc. to hand out awards to individuals who had stood out in rescue efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. Success of the company in selling its package of video, voice and data in post-Katrina New Orleans; Comparison...
- National housing starts dip in March. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);04/20/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 16, p17B
Reports the decline in national housing in the United States. Percentage drop for single-family homes and condominiums; Contribution of mortgage interest rates to the housing sector; Impact of the decline in the issuance of building permits.
- 'Phishing' Attack Puts Hook in Cox. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;1/17/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p13
Reports on the efforts of Cox Communications Inc. to counteract the spam e-mail messages targeting its digital-cable customers seeking for personal financial information in 2005. Information on the law cited in the e-mail messages as the authority for conducting the credit check; Common victims...
- Copper thieves targeting networks. // Utility Week;11/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p28
The article reports that the Energy Networks Association (ENA) has written to the Association of Chief Police Officers asking them to set up a task force to tackle copper thefts in Great Britain. A Scottish Power spokesman said the problem started 18 months ago when the price of copper started...
- Task force to address metal theft. // Utility Week;4/4/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p47
The article reports on the formation by a working group of the Association of Chief Police Officers of a national task force to address metal theft in Great Britain. In 2007, metal theft at electricity substations resulted in one fatality and eight serious injuries. The intelligence-led task...
- Hurricane Problems. // CableFAX Daily;11/11/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 220, p1
The article reports on the expected $4.5 million spending of Cox to rebuild its systems that were damaged from Hurricane Katrina in the U.S. in 2005. As a direct result of the hurricane, the company also expects to lose a total of $44.9 million in revenue. In the third quarter, the company...
- Cox Adds Up Katrina Rebuild Costs. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;11/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p19
Reports on the cost incurred by Cox Communications Inc. in rebuilding its telecommunication system in New Orleans, Louisiana following Hurricane Katrina in September 2005. Estimated number of subscribers of the company in the area; Expected losses in revenue to incur by Cox in the fourth...