- Dead or playing possum? McCarthy, Shira // Telephony;11/27/95, Vol. 229 Issue 22, p52
Reports that video dial tone (VDT) technology seems to be sinking under the weight of regulations and emerging alternative video delivery technologies. Multiple steps in providing VDT service; Approval of VDT applications by the Federal Communications Commission; Regulation for cable television...
- AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH. Carter, Robert E. // Quarter Century of Value Inquiry;1994, p90
The article offers the author's insights regarding his passion for philosophy, wherein he first encountered philosophy during his undergraduate education at Tufts University. The author says that he developed his passion for philosophy, but kept his intense commitment to religion and to a life...
- Technical and regulatory issues stall HongKong telecom's VOD service. Long, Geoff // Telecom Asia;Apr96, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p8
Focuses on technical and regulatory issues affecting Hong Kong telecommunication's video on demand service. Regulatory uncertainties; Contract negotiations; Comments from industry executives.
- Report: VOD Awareness Low. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;2/21/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p6
The article focuses on a Centris Research survey which revealed that consumer adoption of video-on-demand in the U.S. is low as of 2010.
- Enter video-on-demand. Whelan, Carolyn // Electronic News;08/31/98, Vol. 44 Issue 2234, p1
Focuses on the increase in the popularity of the video-on-demand (VOD) in the United States. Development of electronic commerce by electronics companies conducting VOD trials; Opportunities offered by VOD's viability for component makers; Other technology that could accelerate VOD buying. ...
- Comcast betting big on free VOD. Mermigas, Dianne // Electronic Media;5/6/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p13
Reports the impact of video-on-demand by the Comcast Corp. to the customers in the United States. Relevance of video-on-demand in television; Accessibility of video-on-demand to the viewers; Features of video-on-demand.
- Say bye-bye to your Blockbuster. Swann, Phillip // Electronic Media;2/17/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p15
Focuses on the impact of video-on-demand (VOD) service offered by cable television networks on the video retail business. Advantages of the service to viewers; Expectations of the cable television officials from the VOD service; Shortcomings of the service; Challenges faced by video retail...
- The Northern network. Levine, Shira // Telephony;02/03/97, Vol. 232 Issue 5, p58
Focuses on Canada-based cable television operators' applications for the approval of video-on-demand (VOD) licenses. View of cable operators about VOD services; Consideration of VOD as a broadcasting service; Need for cable companies to deliver better services than those offered by wireless...
- Rivers Lends Glitz to Philly VOD. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;1/20/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p37
Reports on the launch of video on demand (VOD) by Comcast Corp. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Facilities provided and cost of VOD; Availability of VOD; Equipment used by the company for downloading content; Servers and set tops used in Philadelphia operation.