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- BRIEFS. // Multichannel News;6/3/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p33
Presents news briefs related to cable television industry of the U.S. as of June 3, 2002. Proposal of name of ex-Liberty Digital Inc. chief executive officer Lee Masters for the board of directors of LodgeNet Entertainment Corp.; Lowering of credit rating of AT&T Corp. by Moody's Investors Service.
- ITV plots drive to repair image. Wilkinson, Amanda // Marketing Week;4/11/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p5
Reports on the lobbying of cable television network ITV for finance to push company brands through an off-air advertising in Great Britain. Effects of the crisis-hit digital terrestrial platform on the brands; Differentiation of the ITV1 and ITV2 brand from the platform; Call to ITV...
- Sat subs soar; cable steady. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;2/7/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 29, p8
This article reports that the number of satellite subscriptions continues to grow, while cable TV's sub count has leveled off according to an annual report on TV competition released by the FCC. The number of satellite homes increased by almost 14% to 23,16 million over the 12-month period ended...
- Must-carry backlog surpasses 200. Stern, Christopher // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/94, Vol. 124 Issue 50, p83
Reports that the Federal Communications Commission's Cable Services Bureau has more than 200 pending must-carry complaints. Failure of the FCC to meet the legal deadline set by the 1992 Cable Act; Other complaints in the Cable Services Bureau.
- FCC finds cable competition edging up. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;12/21/98, Vol. 17 Issue 52, p15
Focuses on United States Federal Communications Commission's report on competition in the cable industry. Cable television's share of the nation's multichannel television subscribers; Increase in the number of direct broadcast satellite subscribers; Cable operators' offering of more programming...
- FCC says MSO costs up 20.2%. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;12/21/98, Vol. 17 Issue 52, p15
Focuses on United States Federal Communications Commission's report on programming costs among cable operators.
- It's hearsay, but since the Clinton administration isn't commenting about the furor over the FCC... McAvoy, Kim // Broadcasting & Cable;10/4/93, Vol. 123 Issue 40, p62
Reports on Democratic Representative Thomas Manton's defense of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) cable television rate regulations at an oversight hearing. Position of the Clinton administration on the rate regulations.
- Untitled. McAvoy, Kim // Broadcasting & Cable;4/11/94, Vol. 124 Issue 15, p53
Reports on the number of registrants for the Federal Communications Commission's regional cable seminar in San Francisco, California in April 1994. Small Cable Business Association's complaint of FCC cable rates as unfair; Fees' direct conflict with Congressional intent.
- FCC Backs Cable On Franchise-Free Stance. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;10/8/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 41, p3
Focuses on the ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission over the collection of local government fees on non-video programming revenue. Federal support for cable operators; Claims of local governments against cable operators; Impact of the federal ruling on the competition...