PEOPLE & CALENDAR
- Man of Ideas. Haley, Kathy // Multichannel News;2003 Supplement, Vol. 24, p22B
Features John Sie, senior vice president of cable television company Tele-Communications Inc. in the U.S. Educational background; Highlights of his career; Contributions to the cable industry; His advice to younger people who aspire to succeed in life and business.
- MSOs Urge Caution on New Services. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;03/19/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p50
Focuses on the concerns of broadcasting executives over the release of telecommunication products and services in the United States. Views on video-on-demand products; Caution on the deployment of advanced services; Initiation of telephony trials using Internet-protocol technology.
- What's new at NATPE? // Broadcasting & Cable;01/18/99, Vol. 129 Issue 3, p29
Provides information on the television program offers of major syndicators of the television broadcasting industry in the United States at the 36th Annual NATPE Conference & Exhibition in New Orleans, Louisiana. Talk shows; Action programs; Game shows; News programs.
- CALENDAR. // Multichannel News;11/2/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 41, p12
A calendar of events related to the television broadcasting industry of the U.S. is presented which includes the New York Women in Communications 2009 Student Communications Career Conference, the National Cable & Telecommunications Associations 2009 State Leadership Conference, the Minnesota...
- B&C WEEK. Lasswell, Mark // Broadcasting & Cable;1/10/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 2, p5
Presents information on conferences and programs related to cable television broadcasting and telecommunication in the U.S. as of January 2005. Citigroup Smith Barney's 15th annual media, entertainment, and telecommunication conference; Conference on emerging technologies hosted by the Cable...
- CABLERS OFFER EQUIPMENT FOR DIGITAL TV TRANSITION. Gil, Billy // Home Media Magazine;12/28/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 52, p6
This article reports on the plan of U.S. cable companies to give their customers free equipment for the transition from analog to digital television (TV) signals taking place on February 17, 2009. Under the government regulation, cable customers will automatically be switched to digital...
- Stations Weigh Impact of DTV Delay. Dickson, Glen // Broadcasting & Cable;2/2/2009, Vol. 139 Issue 5, p18
The author reflects on the effects of the potential postponement of turning off all analog television signals which have been originally set on February 17, 2009 in the U.S. He claims that if a revised Senate bill postponing the analog turnoff until June 12, 2009 be approved, large station...
- Quick takes. Bischoff, Dan // Electronic Media;12/07/98, Vol. 17 Issue 50, p18
Highlights the insights of some United States television industry executives regarding the number of newsmagazine shows on television. Demand for newsmagazine as source of information; Right amount of good shows; Possibility that television will reach the point of saturation and lack of...
- Unraveling the mysteries of the upfronts. Lowry, Brian // Daily Variety;5/11/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 29, p2
The article focuses on the television broadcasting industry in the U.S. It wasn't so long ago that major media outlets devoted minimal attention to this annual boon to party planners. Magazines, meanwhile, delve into trends about the metamorphosis of the TV business or deliver in-depth looks at...