The delivery of video content to multiple screens by Tier 2 and 3 cable operators has long come under the heading of sheer fantasy. Not anymore. Now it’s real.
Comcast and Scripps Networks Interactive have forged a multi-year distribution agreement that will provide Comcast’s Xfinity TV customers with Scripps video content across a range of devices and platforms.
TRA provides information linking information from the same households as to what viewers watch with what they buy.
Intracom Telecom will use Amino’s IPTV boxes to roll out HD services in two markets in Eastern Europe.
Pace is providing hardware and software elements for Sky New Zealand and TVNZ’s new Igloo TV service, which has soft-launched with some customers.
Programmers are profiting at the expense of distributors, and in the middle of it all, consumers are the ones paying the price.
Comcast has bought out Microsoft’s 50 percent stake in MSNBC.com and rebranded the site as NBCNews.com.
Netflix is more popular among couch potatoes than investors after its polarizing decision to raise U.S. prices for video subscription services.
The company dumps more real estate to raise cash as it transitions to a new generation of technology.
NBC launched two mobile apps that will let people watch Olympics events as they happen, look up athlete profiles and access other extra content on their iPads, iPhones and certain Android devices.
Canada's Supreme Court ruled that songwriters and music publishers are not entitled to royalties for song and video game downloads.
The judge said the case probably would have been decided in favor of the broadcasters were it not for the case challenging Cablevision's RS-DVR system.
Viacom shut off access to full-length episodes on its own websites such as MTV.com and ComedyCentral.com to all visitors, even those who have no stake in the dispute.
The system, provided by start-up Roomlinx, enables customers to access hotel services through onscreen menus.
The broadband service enables customers to remotely monitor their home and control digital thermostats and lights in real time.
House Democrats are pressuring federal regulators for the second time in a month about Verizon Wireless' marketing deals with those cable operators from which it has proposed buying AWS spectrum.
Customers who subscribe to the Big Ten Network will be able to watch games on their Android handhelds.
U-verse subscribers have access to more premium content, and those with iPhones and iPod Touches get new features.
The major wireless providers fell flat in the first quarter on slowing smartphone adoption, according to a report from Fitch Ratings.
Smartphones powered Samsung Electronics to record quarterly earnings, but its shares fell as lower-than-expected overall sales underlined the threat from Europe's economic malaise.
The advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile devices is changing people's viewing habits.
When it comes to competing against cable operators’ DOCSIS 3.0-based data services, telcos are hamstrung by the limitations of their DSL offerings.
The exact same trends roiling the consumer market are having a profound effect on the way communications service providers (CSPs) conduct their business.
In today’s competitive market, cable operators need to be both nimble and thrifty when it comes to developing new products and services.
That cable companies would evolve their networks from HFC tech to FTTH, with its attendant gigabit transmission rates, was never in doubt. The questions have always been about the timeframe and what the intermediary steps would be.