Time Warner Presses Case In VBI Fight

Hearn, Ted
April 2001
Multichannel News;04/16/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p1
Reports on Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc.'s withdrawal of its lawsuit against Time Warner Cable over the stripping of Gemstar's electronic program guide data from off-air television signals. Time Warner's contention that Gemstar was not entitled to terminate the case on its own; Complaint filed by Time Warner with the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC).


Related Articles

  • Cable frays could recur. Littleton, Cynthia // Daily Variety;1/4/2010, Vol. 306 Issue 1, p1 

    The article focuses on the conflict between Fox Television Stations Inc. and Time Warner Cable Inc. related to retransmission consent rights in the U.S. The author mentions that the two parties were able to reach an agreement. He mentions that the deal requires Time Warner to increase its fee to...

  • A War Where No One's Winning. FARRELL, MIKE // Multichannel News;9/23/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 36, p31 

    In this article, the author focuses on retransmission consent issues in the U.S. as of September 2013. He reflects on CBS Broadcasting Inc. and the telecommunication firm Time Warner Cable Inc. dispute over consent issues as Time Warner is not accepting huge rate-increase demands and CBS wants...

  • Testing CCIR-601 serial digital distribution. Robin, Michael // Broadcast Engineering;Feb98, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p50 

    Analyzes the CCIR-601 serial digital distribution in teleproduction centers. Models of the bit-serial digital video signal distribution; Classification of bit-serial signal performance indicative parameters; Characteristics of bit-serial interfaces.

  • Mississippi ETV Goes DTV with Acrodyne. Anderson, Karen // Broadcasting & Cable;10/05/98, Vol. 128 Issue 41, p61 

    Focuses on the Mississippi Authority for ETV station's acquisition of an Acrodyne AuD-2S solid-state 2000W DTV transmitter. Other equipment acquired by the station; Statement from Martin Mangold, Mississippi ETV director of telecommunications.

  • Routing switchers: The mezzanine approach. Robin, Michael // Broadcast Engineering;Dec98, Vol. 40 Issue 14, p36 

    Details an approach in distributing digital television (DTV) signals using the bit-serial distribution concept. Data rates; Routing switcher types; DTV scenarios; High-definition signal distribution choices inside the studio; Formatting of digital signals.

  • Making do.  // Broadcasting & Cable;08/09/99, Vol. 129 Issue 33, p50 

    Editorial. Focuses on issues related to the use of 8-VSB digital transmission reception with an indoor television antenna in the United States. Proposed alternative to the 8-VSB transmission scheme; Obstacles in the development of digital television.

  • Testing DTV, 1, 2, 3. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;02/21/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p81 

    Reports the plans of digital television (DTV) makers to test receivers of DTV transmissions in the United States. Aim to determine improvements in receivers of DTV signals; Conduction of tests in Baltimore and Washington; Examination of the effectiveness of both indoor and outdoor antennas.

  • TELEVISION TRANSLATION.  // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;04/04/2000, Vol. 326 Issue 24, pS-26 

    Presents a country-by-country look at television markets around the world. Inclusion of Australian networks' triplecasting in analog, standard definition television and high-definition television; High cable television penetration in Belgium; Emergence of technological convergence in the...

  • Digital television test and measurement. Reed-Nickerson // IBE: International Broadcast Engineer;Nov99, Issue 302, p28 

    Focuses on digital television test and measurement. Changes in the tools used in diagnosing transmitter performance; Maintenance procedures; Use of modulation error ratio as key parameter to monitor on a continual basis.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics