Recent Press Releases

HUGE DISCREPANCY OF CEO COMPENSATION VS. MEDIA COMPANY PERFORMANCE, STUDY FINDS

Carmel Group Analysis IDs Imbalances, Big Numbers, and Three Key Outliers July 26, 2015, Carmel, CA The sums received by CEOs at Dish Network, DirecTV, and Comcast (in order) reflect a more balanced...

Viacom Names Alex Berkett Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced the appointment of Alex Berkett to the position of Senior Vice President, Corporate Development. In this role, Berkett...

UNIVERSAL ELECTRONICS HITS NEW MILESTONE WITH QUICKSET®; NOW DEPLOYED IN MORE THAN 150 MILLION DEVICES WORLDWIDE

Santa Ana, CA -- July 29, 2015 -- Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) (NASDAQ:UEIC), the worldwide leader in universal remote control technologies and control interfaces, announced today that it has...

Mediacom Reaches Carriage Agreement with Media General

Mediacom Park, NY – July 30, 2015 – Mediacom Communications today announced it has reached a carriage agreement for the following broadcast stations acquired by Media General from LIN...

Mediacom Communications Announces the Promotion of Tom Larsen and Peter Lyons to Senior Vice President

Mediacom Park, NYJuly 30, 2015 – Mediacom Communications today announced the promotion of Tom Larsen to Senior Vice President of Government & Public Relations and Peter Lyons to...

SCTE Energy 2020 Program Unveils Key Suite of Metrics Standards

Documents establish accurate measurements and baselines of energy use in cable networks July 30, 2015 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced the...

Time Warner Cable Business Class Expands Its Global Calling Plan

More Enhancements to the Business Class Phone Global Calling Plan New York – July 28, 2015 – Time Warner Cable Business Class (TWCBC) today announced more enhancements to its Business...

Comcast Supports Local Business Innovation and Productivity with New High Speed Connections for Salinas Municipal Airport Business District

Expansion of Comcast's Fiber Network Provides 10 Gigabit-per-Second Ethernet Services for Salinas Businesses LIVERMORE, Calif.July 28, 2015Comcast Business today announced a...

COMCAST CORPORATION AND DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS RENEW LONG-TERM, COMPREHENSIVE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

-- Carriage Agreement Spans 12 Discovery U.S. Networks Across Multiple Comcast Distribution Platforms -- Philadelphia, PA and Silver Spring, MD – July 27, 2015 -- Comcast Corporation and...

Cox Names Len Barlik as Senior Human Resources Executive

ATLANTA - July 24, 2015 - Cox Communications announced today that Len Barlik will now serve as the company's executive vice president and chief human resources officer. Barlik...

Comcast Reports 2nd Quarter 2015 Results

Consolidated 2nd Quarter 2015 Highlights: Consolidated Revenue Increased 11.3%, Operating Cash Flow Increased 8.0%, and Operating Income Increased 7.9% Free Cash Flow Increased 30.0% Earnings...

GCI's Tina Pidgeon, Vyve's Vin Zachariah Elected To ACA Board

BOSTON, July 22, 2015 - The American Cable Association announced today the election of two individuals to the Board of Directors: Tina Pidgeon, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Senior...

TURNER BROADCASTING PARTNERS WITH VUBIQUITY FOR DELIVERY OF LIVE C3 ON DEMAND CONTENT

First-of-its-Kind Technology Provides C3 VOD Content Monetization Available to all Turner Networks Los Angeles/Atlanta - July 21, 2015 – VUBIQUITY, the leading global provider of premium...

Comcast Wholesale Teams with Rovi to Deliver an Interactive Program Guide

Independent Cable Show, Boston, July 21, 2015—Comcast Wholesale, a leading provider of digital content distribution services, and Rovi, a leader in discovery and personalization digital...

CABLEVISION AWARDED U.S. PATENT COVERING GROUNDBREAKING AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT AND ANALYTICS SYSTEM

Reinforces Company's Industry-Leading Audience Measurement Capabilities NEW YORK, NY – July 20, 2015 — Cablevision Systems Corporation today announced that it has been issued U.S....

HBO NOWSM AVAILABLE TODAY ON ANDROID AND AMAZON FIRE DEVICES INCLUDES 30-DAY FREE TRIAL OFFER TO NEW CUSTOMERS

See How to "Come and Get" All of HBO on HBO NOW Here NEW YORK July 16, 2015 – Today, Home Box Office is adding Android and Amazon devices to itsinternet only service, HBO NOWSM,...

HBO NOW Available on Fire Tablets, Coming Soon to Amazon Fire TV

Start watching HBO favorites on the latest generation Fire devices—all you need is the internet Amazon customers new to HBO NOW get 30-day introductory free trial July 16, 2015 07:00 AM...

SLING MEDIA INTRODUCES NEXT GENERATION TV BUNDLE EXPERIENCE WITH SLINGBOX M2

Slingbox M2 Enhances Mobile Viewing by Providing Unrestricted Access to Home TV Content and Live Video Setup Assistance with Zero Monthly Fees FOSTER CITY, CALIF., July 16, 2015 ― Sling Media Inc., a...

Synacor and Siemens Convergence Creators Announce Strategic Partnership for OTT Solutions

Synacor now preferred gold-reseller of Siemens OTT SWIPEtm's Business Management System that enables Carrier-Grade advanced video solutions and OTT services BUFFALO, N.Y. and LOS ANGELES, CALIF....

Cox Promotes Marketing, Sales Chief to Executive Vice President

Additional Leaders Lifted to Officer Positions ATLANTA – July 14, 2015 – Cox announced today that it has promoted Mark Greatrex, chief marketing and sales officer, to executive vice...