Sony's red ink worsened in the April-June quarter and it lowered its full-year earnings forecast as it battles a strong yen and declining sales of liquid-crystal display TVs and video game machines.
BlackArrow has fleshed out its advanced advertising arsenal with the addition of its Subscriber Information Service product.
More than half a dozen CE manufacturers and retailers have signed on to provide products that will work with Roku’s forthcoming plug-in.
Cisco has closed its $5 billion purchase of digital TV software and security vendor NDS Group.
According to a recent survey of the hybrid, IP-based set-top box sector, operators gave Cisco a slight edge over Motorola.
TV Everywhere services could start to help reduce churn and increase revenues.
Allot expects the Oversi product portfolio to complement its Allot Service Gateway; the combined product set will enable both video optimization and caching.
Business software maker Oracle has agreed to buy networking technology company Xsigo Systems for an undisclosed sum.
According to a recent survey, 33 percent of cord cutters would not return to cable operators’ embrace, even if the cost for the video service was drastically reduced.
Just when the FCC was ready to consider lifting the ban on encryption for cable’s basic tier, along came Boxee throwing a wrench into the works.
BendBroadband has bought Chambers Cable System, which serves 3,500 subscribers in Sunriver and Crossriver, Ore., as well as surrounding areas.
News Corp. is a member of an investment group that has injected a whopping $45 million into the streaming video company.
Cable industry veteran Michael Pohl has been named as BlackArrow’s new chairman of its board of directors.
Verizon’s reign for having the fastest downstream data speed in the United States proved to be short-lived now that Comcast is set to launch its Xfinity Platinum Internet tier.
Cisco is cutting more employees from its payroll as part of a restructuring effort aimed at refocusing the company on its core strengths.
The two MSOs continue their ongoing rollouts of their bundles with Verizon Wireless.
The Evolution DTAs are “universal” inasmuch as they work on both Motorola and Cisco systems.
The Azuki Media Platform includes adaptive streaming, entitlement and digital rights management (DRM).
Service providers rated Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent and Juniper as the top service provider edge router and/or carrier Ethernet switch vendors.
Marvell and Wilocity announced a new partnership to bring tri-band Wi-Fi solutions enabled with 802.11ad to market.
Dish Network lost 10,000 net subscribers in the quarter, which was smaller than analysts predicted in a typically weak quarter for pay-TV operators.
The company also plans to release its first device and a wireless PC/keyboard that users will be able to use to control the FreeCast guide and navigate the Web on their TV screens.
DOCSIS 3.0 rollouts pushed cable modem sales to increase by more than 50 percent when compared with the same timeframe a year ago.
SeaChange International will be at the Independent Show demonstrating software solutions that can enable small and mid-size cable operators to extend their services to tablets, smartphones, PCs and other devices.
Adara Technologies said Darien Communications in Georgia is using its hosted and managed switched digital video (SDV) service to enable the addition of hundreds of HD channels, as well as other services long the province of larger operators.