Media Chiefs: Web Won't Bury Us

Farrell, Mike
May 2007
Multichannel News;5/14/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 20, p10
The article reports on the assertion of top executives from the cable television industry that any notion that cable operators will be conquered by their Internet counterparts is wrong. According to Richard Parsons, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Time Warner Inc., the dominance of cable television has helped it outpace satellite and phone-company competition. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said the broadband pipe is a means to deepen the relationship with viewers.


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