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- Canadian cable Ops enhance a local weapon. Careless, James // Multichannel News;02/28/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p30
Reports that Canadian cable television operators are sprucing up their community access channels. Absence of government mandate to carry them; Competitive edge against telephone companies and direct-to-home platforms.
- BEERSIE ENTERS THE VERNACULAR. // AdMedia;Jun2013, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p14
The article reviews the advertisement for New Zealand television channel SKY's new JONES! channel featuring shows of yesteryears.
- Moving at Wavelet speed. Laubach, Mark // CED;Jun2001, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p86
Discusses the benefits of wavelet modulation for existing cable television networks. Steep modulation stop-band; Quality of service; Channel capacities; Differences between downstream and upstream channels; Removal of digital speed bumps in the headend.
- Mixed Signals. Booth, Stephen A. // Adweek Eastern Edition;7/10/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 28, p40
Reports that broadcast groups in the United States are leasing parcels of their government-given digital television (DTV) bandwidth to startups that plan to use the air-space to beam Internet data to personal computers, instead of interactive programming to television. Requirement of a...
- The Truth About USTV. Woolmington, Paul // Campaign (UK);11/06/98, Issue 45, p40
Highlights the challenges faced by television viewers in New York in selecting among the 300 programs aired by stations in a four-hour span. Average number of channels per household and per cable telvision network; List of the names of several television channels; Comments on the difficulty of...
- Minority Programmers Seek Carriage. Hogan, Monica // Multichannel News;02/05/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p3
Reports the call for Afro-American public interest channels in the United States. Need for cable and direct-broadcasting operators to represent minority and religious groups; Challenges facing EchoStar Communications Corp.; Financial obligations of broadcasters.
- Strike five for 60-69. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;7/16/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 30, p30
Reports that the United States government's ordered auction of television channel spectrums 60-69 was delayed as federal regulators continued to struggle with spectrum-clearing rules aimed at getting broadcasters off the frequencies before 2006. Efforts of broadcast and wireless companies in...
- When Does the 6-MHz Channel Disappear? Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;9/17/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 36, p36
The article informs that video channels broadcasting programs at the frequency of six megahertz no longer exist in the U.S.
- China pay-TV plan still too premature. // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;8/8/2003, p21
China's grand plan to launch pay-television channels appear to have been dealt a blow by a funding crunch. On several counts, the brief to national broadcaster China Central Television to launch 10 pay-television channels later this year is perhaps a little too premature. At this stage, China's...