Recent Press Releases

ACA: Rising Video Programming Costs A Drag On Broadband Deployment FCC Should Adopt Video Reforms To Address Problem

PITTSBURGH, March 9, 2015 — The American Cable Association called on the Federal Communications Commission to reform key video regulations to prevent outsized annual programming rate...

SCTE STANDARDS PROGRAM EXPANDS ENGINEERING COMMITTEE; EARNS ANSI REACCREDITATION UNDER REVISED OPERATING PROCEDURES

Warga leads drive for increased standards alignment with operator needs MARCH 5, 2015 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced two significant...

TIME WARNER CABLE EXPANDS TWC TV™ EXPERIENCE TO XBOX ONE

New York, NY March 4, 2015 – Time Warner Cable today announced an agreement with Microsoft Corp. to bring its TWC TV app to the Xbox One video game and entertainment system. Beginning today,...

Sling TV Launches AMC into Core Package; Anchors New Movie Add-on Pack with EPIX

Hit shows from AMC and IFC like The Walking Dead, Better Call Saul and Portlandia are now part of the "Best of Live TV" core package, priced at $20 per month New $5 per month...

Cable Broadband Speed Battles Rage as Operators Invest in a Record 4.8 Million DOCSIS Channels in 2014

Campbell, CALIFORNIA (February 27, 2015)—Technology market research firm Infonetics Research, now part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), today reported that Data Over Cable Service Interface...

Mavenir Systems® Introduces VoWi-Fi Calling Solution for Cable Operators

Enhancing Cable Operator Service Offerings such as Bundled TV and Internet Service, with low cost Mobile Service RICHARDSON, TX – February 26, 2015 – Mavenir Systems® (NYSE:MVNR), a...

ACA: FCC's Title II Regs Will Hurt Smaller ISPs And Their Users

PITTSBURGH, February 26, 2015 — American Cable Association President and...

New Video Option Combines OTA and OTT for Frontier High-Speed Internet Subscribers in Across Multiple Markets

San Jose, Calif., February 25, 2015 TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, and Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR), the largest...

RDK Management, LLC Announces Expansion of DVB Support for Global Operators

ARRIS Contributes Key DVB-SI Components into the RDK PHILADELPHIA– February 23, 2015 RDK Management, LLC announced today that the Reference Design Kit (RDK) now provides additional...

TIME WARNER CABLE TAKES NEXT STEP TO TRANSFORM INTERNET AND TV EXPERIENCE IN THE SAN ANTONIO AREA

Customers to enjoy substantially faster Internet speeds beginning March 2015 SAN ANTONIO, February 18, 2015 –Time Warner Cable (TWC) customers in the San Antonio area will soon benefit from...

Workers Vote to Ratify First Contract Covering 262 Brooklyn Cablevision Employees

At a meeting held last night at the headquarters of CWA Local 1109 in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Cablevision workers voted by a strong margin to ratify an historic two-year contract with the...

Sling TV Expands Movie Options with EPIX Channels and VOD

• Deal grants Sling TV live and Video-On-Demand multi-stream rights • Terms cover all channels in the EPIX portfolio including EPIX, EPIX2, EPIX3 and EPIX Drive-In ENGLEWOOD,...

CABLEVISION STATEMENT ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT WITH THE COMMUNICATIONS WORKERS OF AMERICA FOR BROOKLYN EMPLOYEES

BETHPAGE, NY, February 13, 2015 – Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC) today announced that it had reached a collective bargaining agreement with the Communications Workers of America...

Charter Grows and STRENGTHENS PRODUCT and strategy Team

Stamford, Conn. – February 12, 2015 – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) today announced three new additions and a promotion in its Product and Strategy team broadening its...

Sling TV adds AMC Networks to Programming Portfolio; AMC included in $20 core package

· Deal grants Sling TV innovative OTT programming and multi-stream rights for live and Video-On-Demand content · Terms cover all channels in the AMC Networks portfolio...

Sling TV launches live, over-the-top service nationwide

· Sling TV delivers the best of live TV, including ESPN, ESPN2, TNT, TBS, Food Network, HGTV, Cartoon Network, ABC Family and Disney Channel · Core package priced at...

Starcom MediaVest Group, FourthWall Media and Acxiom Partner for ID-Level Purchaser Attribution Analytics

Large Scale Granular Data for More Precise TV Optimization New York, NY, Chicago, IL & Dulles, VA (February 5, 2015) – Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG), the No. 1 ranked global media...

BRIAN SWEENEY TO BECOME CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF CABLEVISION

Gregg Seibert Will Continue to Serve as Vice Chairman of Cablevision BETHPAGE, NY, February 6, 2015 – Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC) today announced that the company's...

ATTENTION, GENERATION WIFI: FREEWHEEL, THE NEW WIFI-EXCLUSIVE PHONE SERVICE FROM CABLEVISION, NOW AVAILABLE FOR SALE AT FREEWHEEL.COM

BETHPAGE, NY, February 5, 2015 – Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC) today announced that Freewheel, its new low-cost WiFi-exclusive phone service providing unlimited data, talk and...

CANOE RELEASES THEIR 2014 VIDEO ON DEMAND (VOD) VIEWED AD IMPRESSION 2014 YEAR-END REPORT

NEW YORK (February 4st, 2015) – Today, Canoe, an advertising technology company that provides software and services to national television programming networks, announced the release of...