Comcast Exceeds Expectations -- Even the Company's Own
- Ops Say: Stress VOD, Not PVRs. Donohue, Steve; Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;3/15/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p1
Reports on the topics discussed at the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing Digital & Broadband Conference in Los Angeles, California in March 2004. Need for cable television networks to focus more on video-on-demand (VOD) programming; Results of research by Comcast on...
- AT&T-Comcast deal approved; watchdogs vow to appeal. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;11/18/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p20
Focuses on the approval of the merger of cable television companies AT&T Broadband and Comcast Corp. by Federal communications Commission in the U.S. Benefits of Time Warner Entertainment Co.'s video programming to public; Effect of divestiture plan by Comcast Corp. on public interests;...
- Arris Answers Phone With Comcast, Adelphia Orders. Crupi, Anthony // Cable World (10427228);4/8/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p34
Presents information on orders secured by Arris from Comcast and Adelphia Communications for its Cadant C4 cable modem termination system (CMTS). Features of the C4 CMTS; Applications in Internet Protocol telephony; Importance of keeping a system's mean time to repair down.
- Call Waiting. // CableFAX Daily;10/20/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 204, p2
Reports on the decision of Adelphia to cancel plans to launch voice-over Internet protocol service in some markets in the U.S. by the end of 2005 leaving the responsibilities to Comcast and Time Warner.
- DO YOU HAVE THE TIME? Booth, John // Crain's Cleveland Business;7/31/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p3
The article states that Time Warner Cable Inc. and Comcast Corp. are expected to close on a deal on July 31, 2006 to take over Adelphia Communications Corp. for $17.6 billion in cash and stock. As a result of the deal, Adelphia and Comcast customers will shift to Time Warner Cable's Northeast...
- Adelphia Communications revises bankruptcy plan. // Buffalo Law Journal;6/30/2005, Vol. 77 Issue 52, p1
Reports on the joint merger of Adelphia Communications Corp. with Time Warner Inc. and Comcast Corp. Components of the bankruptcy reorganization plan of Adelphia; Amount of assets sold by Adelphia to Time Warner and Comcast; Reasons behind the business failure of Adelphia.
- Adelphia Winners Divvy Up Gains. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;7/17/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p8
This article reports on the acquisition of Adelphia Communications Corp. by Time Warner Inc. and Comcast Corp. Time Warner will gain control of the Los Angeles, Dallas and Cleveland market, while Comcast will take charge of the Florida, Minneapolis and Pittsburgh market. Control of a national...
- FTC OK's Adelphia Deal. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;2/6/2006, Vol. 136 Issue 6, p23
Reports on the approval of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission on the acquisition of Adelphia by Time Warner and Comcast. Value of the acquisition; Plans of the two companies on Adelphia; Statement of the commission on the decision.
- An Awful Lot to Digest. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;8/7/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p4
The article reports on the challenges faced by Time Warner Cable and Comcast in absorbing the assets of Adelphia Communications Corp. According to the new owners, the transition will be uneventful for some products such as telephone service. The notable changes include the imposition of new...