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- HD options. Brown, Karen // CED;Feb2004, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p20
Focuses on the increasing popularity of high definition (HD) in cable networks in the U.S. Format of HD; Debate of programmers on HD; Key features of HD.
- BRIEFS. // Cable World (10427228);4/14/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p29
Presents updates on issues related to high speed data (HSD) services and digital technology in cable television, as of April 2003. Launch on Explorer 3250HD high definition box from Scientific-Atlanta; Use of Arris Touchtone CM 300 cable modems by Insight Communications for its HSD services;...
- Multicasting: Pot of gold or black hole? Hyman, Mark // Broadcast Engineering;Jun2001, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p24
Discusses several factors to consider in multicasting for high definition television. Challenges of competitive demand; Problems of cable television channels; Demand from advertisers; Discussion on the network factor.
- HBO Punches 'TV Everywhere' Buttons. // Multichannel News;2/27/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p34
The article reports on the TV Everywhere services by HBO & Co., which was available on internet-connected high-definition television (HDTV) from Samsung Electronics Ltd., but not to cable operators Time Warner Cable Inc. and Comcast Corp.
- Cable's digital dilemma. Griggs, Robyn // Broadcast Engineering;Mar1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p150
Focuses on the United States-based cable industry's ambivalence about plans to provide high-definition television to consumers. Concerns about the possibility of digital must-carry rules; Cable companies' preference to use digital compression to squeeze more channels down the same coax.
- HDTV and more. Ciciora, Walter S. // CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p68
Focuses on the discussion on high definition television (HDTV) at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association. Appeal of HDTV to high-end subscribers; Advantages of HDTV; Political benefits of HDTV.
- Up-Converting the Nonbelievers. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;3/4/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p24
Comments on the digital technology packages offered by cable television operators in Washington, D.C. Complaints of some customers to their local cable franchise regulators; Possible debut of high-definition television in the area; Controversy over the availability of prime-time network shows...
- FCC Chairman Cajoled Cablers on HDTV Transition. Mundy, Alicia; Kramer, Staci D. // Cable World (10427228);3/25/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p7
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is pushing U.S. cable television networks toward high definition television (HDTV). Factor that influences the cable industry attitude to HDTV; Concern of the FCC and the U.S. Congress about the issue; Companies with HDTV plans.
- HDTV no problem, says cable. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;04/27/98, Vol. 128 Issue 18, p6
Cites the confidence of cable executives in the United States that their companies' digital set-top boxes will pass through all high-definition television signal formats to digital television sets without degrading the signal quality. Comments from Leo Hindery, president of the...