After passing regulatory muster, SeaChange announced that it had completed the sale of its broadcast server and storage unit to a private investment group that has named the newly formed company XOR Media.
Leveraging its success with Comcast, the transcoder vendor will power multi-screen services from Columbus Communications.
Microsoft hopes leveraging the data it gets from partner Facebook will allow it to craft a search engine that really does provide more relevant results.
Mediacom Communications released unaudited financial results for the first quarter, which included a boost in data subscribers that somewhat offset its basic video subscriber losses.
iO subscribers will be able to rent some movies for two days, with no additional charge, but only on some movies.
The carrier is also making some modest progress with its DSL-based video product, Prism TV, adding 15,000 subs in the quarter.
SeaChange International has extended the shelf life of older, QAM-based set-top boxes with the release of its Nitro Now software.
Business services are the future for the Alltel spin-off, which expects to spend $1B this year on data centers and other infrastructure investments.
With new CEO Tom Rutledge at the helm, the company also reports an unexpected surprise – its first gain in video subscribers in years.
Comcast’s landmark deal with the Walt Disney Co. is starting to bear fruit with the news that WatchESPN is now available to Comcast’s subscribers.
The video processing specialist also named Kevin O’Hara, CEO of Integra Telecom, as its chairman of the board.
AT&T said it plans to begin trials in Atlanta and Dallas this summer.
TVC+Latino is a new linear channel that features Spanish-language programming from Mexico.
Time Warner Cable has struck a carriage deal with News Corp. subsidiary Star TV and International Media Distribution to broadcast four Star TV channels.
Videotron has added an HD version of Spike TV to its channel lineup.
After 17 years and a nearly complete overhaul and integration of the company’s wireline and wireless networks, O’Carroll said he’s looking forward to time on his own.
The achievement aggravates analysts, however, since it was based on promotional pricing that compromised cash flow.
Cox Business has launched a new website in order to help small businesses foster and coordinate their social media efforts.
Time Warner Cable is enticing American Express cardholders to sign up for its premium SignatureHome Premium View tier thorough an exclusive partnership.
Comcast plans to appeal the decision forcing it to change channel assignments for Bloomberg TV.
Cox Communications, in partnership with International Media Distribution and Korean broadcaster tvK24, has launched a video-on-demand service that features Korean music videos.
Social networking is wreaking a profound change in TV-viewing habits.
En route to a nearly 30 percent profit increase in the first quarter, Comcast slowed the bleeding of its basic video subscriber losses while it continued to add high-speed data customers.
The company’s 10-year plan will focus on providing services both in the home and on the go – if it can capitalize on its wireless acquisitions.