- Broadband Growth Slows, but Cable Still Leads. // Multichannel News;8/27/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 33, p39
The article reports on the continued domination of cable operators in the broadband market in the second quarter of 2012 in the U.S. It highlights the data provided by Leichtman Research Group Inc., which indicates that the sector catches 80 percent of all high-speed-Internet additions despite...
- Calendar. // Multichannel News;3/7/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p18
A calendar of events related to cable television broadcasting in the U.S. from March-April 2011 is presented which includes the 11th annual Forum for Multicultural Media in Multicultural America of Horowitz Associates, the General Membership Meeting of NAMIC Mid-Atlantic and the American Cable...
- End of the free ride for free TV. Lowry, Brian // Daily Variety;3/10/2010, Vol. 306 Issue 47, p2
The article offers the author's views on the ongoing dispute over retransmission payments among cable operators and television stations in the U.S. and its relevance to the idea of "free TV."
- MCN'S MOST READ. // Multichannel News;8/27/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 33, p46
The article lists the top articles in the multichannel.com in the U.S. from August 17-23, 2012.
- CALENDAR. // Multichannel News;12/10/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 47, p17
A calendar of events related to television broadcasting in the U.S. from December 2012 to June 2013 is presented which includes the 2012 Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame in New York City on December 17, Louisiana Cable and Telecommunications Association's Krewe of Louisiana Cable Show in New...
- Community. Grossman, Ben // Broadcasting & Cable;2/28/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p4
The article offers news briefs related to cable television and broadcasting in 2011 in the U.S. including the announcement made by CBS and Warner Bros. regarding the discontinuation of the production of the "Two and a Half Men," the hosting of the free live webcast "America's New Lucky Numbers:...
- Sports: A Growing Portion of the TV Bill, But Less Than You Might Think. // Variety;8/13/2013, Vol. 321 Issue 1, p32
The article presents charts showing the programming fees paid by cable companies for sports broadcasting, the monthly retail bill for sports programming, and the amount that U.S. households pay for cable television.
- FCC commissioner Tom Wheeler proposes universal TV set-top-box. // Indiantelevision.com;1/29/2016, p15
The article reports the proposal by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) as of early 2016 for the introduction of universal set-top boxes (STB) for television (TV) that would allow consumers to view conventional cable and streaming video content on TV. According to FCC commissioner...
- Digital conversion is coming. BASSETT, ELIZABETH // Fort Worth Business Press;1/26/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10
The article reports on the planned transition from analog to digital television broadcasting in the U.S. on February 17, 2009. It is noted that the anticipated transition will not be a problem for people who have cable, satellite or digital televisions but it will be for those who have rabbit...