TITLE

No Slacking for Cable

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the state of the U.S. cable industry in the 1990s and the innovations it has to survive in the business. In 1992, Congress passed the Cable TV Consumer Protection and Competition which gave the right to regulate cable rates, while in 1999, CableLabs released the specification for DOCSIS1.1. To confront heavy competition, cable operators embrace new data, voice and video digital services.
ACCESSION #
33004522

 

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