Policing the Pigs
- Up-and-Down 2Q for Time Warner Cable. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;8/6/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 31, p6
The article reports on the weak performance of Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc., the two largest cable operators in the U.S., in the second quarter of 2007. The two companies performed well in first quarter. But during the second quarter Comcast reported a loss of 95,000 basic-television...
- 'Start Over' to Start On Comcast's Systems. Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom // Multichannel News;1/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the plan of Comcast Corp. to begin deploying the Start Over TV service in some of its systems by the end of 2008 in the U.S. The company is negotiating to license the name Start Over from Time Warner Cable Inc. for a service that will allow subscribers to restart a...
- Time Warner Cable, Comcast Team With Mets for New Net. Larson, Megan // MediaWeek;10/18/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 37, p11
Reports on a partnership entered by owners of Major League Baseball's New York Mets with Time Warner Cable and Comcast in October 2004 for the creation of a regional sports network in the U.S. centered on the Mets. Effect of the fragmentation of sports programming across several networks in one...
- RUNNING SCARED. ROBERTS, JOHNNIE L. // Multichannel News;2/16/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p8
The article focuses on the change from linear television (TV) and its impact on the regulatory front and in the mainstream features of over-the-top (OTT) content in the U.S. Noted is the possibility for Comcast to cancel a proposal valued at 45 billion U.S. dollars to merge with Time Warner...
- Time Warner testing S-A's 'digital overlay.' // CED;Jun2004, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p14
Reports on Time Warner Cable's testing of a technology from Scientific-Atlanta Inc. (S-A) that enables S-A digital boxes to operate on cable systems based on Motorola Broadband's MediaCipher conditional access platform; Description of the S-A digital overlay.
- TV on the PC Gets Real. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;8/8/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 32, p21
Deals with the launching of Time Warner Cable's trial which has given broadband subscribers in San Diego, California access to cable television channels on their computers, in August 2005. Aim of the move; Plan if the trial proves to be successful; Challenge faced by the company.
- N.H. towns weigh their options in Adelphia takeover. Sanders, Bob // New Hampshire Business Review;8/5/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p1
Looks into the cable television business in New Hampshire, as Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc. to acquire Adelphia Communication Corp. Number of subscribers both companies will get from Adelphia; Discussion of Adelphia in financial trouble since the year 2002; Views of people regarding...
- TDG: Cable ops should charge for multi-screen TV services. // CED;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p12
The article focuses on the initiative of pay-TV operators such as Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc. in building multi-screen TV offerings, pushing their video content beyond the TV to PC. The Diffusion Group says that such offerings are likely to experience significant market demand,...
- Talkback. // Multichannel News;10/13/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 40, p54
Two letters to the editor are presented including a letter in response to the article "Comcast Fighting Must-Carry for Class A," which appeared in the October 16, 2008 issue and another letter concerning a dispute between LIN TV and Time Warner Cable.