TITLE

Telcos Turn Up Heat on TV Threat

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/25/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the business performance of several telecommunication companies (telcos) in the U.S. It mentions that AT&T Inc. has surpassed Cablevision Systems Corp. as the eighth-biggest pay television in the country. It adds that the fiber optic services (FiOS) of Verizon Communications Inc. have generated 2.03 billion dollars for three months ending June 30, 2011. Moreover, the telcos' digital subscriber line (DSL) business continues to decrease.
ACCESSION #
63169708

 

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