Kagan: 10% of U.S. to Cut Cord by 2012

Spangler, Todd
July 2011
Multichannel News;7/25/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p6
The article presents the prediction of SNL Kagan Ultd. that the cord-cutting phenomenon will have significant pressure on the growth of satellite, and cable services of the telecommunication companies by the end of 2011.


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