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- Cable Wants Open Windows. UMSTEAD, R. THOMAS // Multichannel News;5/31/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p3
The article reports on the proposal by U.S.'s cable industry, from Time Warner Cable to Hollywood Studios, to secure on-demand access to Hollywood movie titles within a month after their debuts in movie theaters.
- HOLLYWOOD'S BIG STORIES OF 2015. BELLONI, MATTHEW // Hollywood Reporter;12/25/2015, Vol. 421 Issue 43, p56
The article discusses some major events concerning the American motion picture and cable television industry that happened in 2015 including changes in the distribution and financing of premium content.
- NBCU Exec: No Flip-Flop. Eggerton, John // Multichannel News;12/14/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 46, p24
The article reports on the comment of NBC Universal (NBCU) Inc. regarding the merging of Time Warner and American Online Inc.(AOL) in the U.S. It is said that the NBCU is not against the AOL-Time Warner merger. In addition, NBCU is concerned on the merging companies in which discrimination might...
- Content Is King And So-Is Ownership. Kuhl, Craig // Broadcasting & Cable;12/4/2006, Vol. 136 Issue 48, p18
The article discusses the piracy of digital television content. The author notes that the protecting digital content is a priority of cable operators, broadcasters, and movie studios. The author suggests that new technologies such as the M Card and digital watermarking will aid companies in...
- Big Month for VOD Pix. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;11/9/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p26
In this article the author discusses the significance of the video-on-demand (VOD) platform to cable television operators in the U.S. He says that VOD is a new and growing industry in cable television. He believes that operators of VOD will have to prove to film studios that unlike the...
- NEW CABLE STABLE. // Daily Variety;2/22/2012, Vol. 314 Issue 37, p1
The article reports on the launch of four independent channels by the cable television provider Comcast Corp. It mentions the channels which were selected from over 100 proposals, including Aspire, owned by Earvin "Magic" Johnson, BabyFirst Americas, headed by Constantino "Said" Schwarz and El...
- Cords fraying but cablers are coping. // Daily Variety;8/8/2012, Vol. 316 Issue 27, p1
The article reports on the decline of the subscription in the cable television (TV) industry.
- 'Tis the Season (for Christmas originals). Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;12/8/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 45, p14
The article reports on the broadcasting of new original Christmas movies by cable and satellite television networks during the 2014 Christmas holiday season. The movies that generated highest viewers' ratings include "Flowers in the Attic" by Lifetime, "Christmas Under Wraps" by Hallmark...
- Studios' watermarking agenda could benefit cable. Stasi, Dom // CED;Sep2007, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p30
The article discusses the benefits of digital watermaking for the cable television industry in the U.S. Digital watermaking, which is formally called forensic steganography, is a technique used by motion picture studios to protect the distribution of high-quality and high-value video content....