Recent Press Releases

DIRECTV Stockholders Approve Merger with AT&T Inc.

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At a special meeting today, DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) stockholders voted overwhelmingly to approve DIRECTV's proposed merger with AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T). The...

CABLEVISION SUES COMMUNICATIONS WORKERS OF AMERICA LOCAL 1109 AND ASSOCIATES FOR DEFAMATION

BETHPAGE, NY, September 24, 2014 – Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC) filed a lawsuit today against the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1109 as well as senior union...

OTT revenues to rocket to $42 billion by 2020

Global online TV and video revenues (over fixed broadband networks for 51 countries) will reach $42.34 billion in 2020; up from $3.96 billion recorded in 2010 and the $19.03 billion expected in 2014,...

BALAN NAIR SELECTED AS 2015 SCTE CABLE-TEC EXPO®CHAIR

Premier cable engineering event to be held Oct. 13-16 in New Orleans SEPT. 24, 2014 (Denver, CO)—Expanding the international scope of SCTE Cable-Tec Expo®, the Society of Cable...

MaxLinear Launches MxL231 and MxL235 Programmable Gain Amplifiers for Broad Range of Next-Generation DOCSIS® 3.0 and 3.1 Gateways

MxL231 and MxL235 Enable Lowest Power, Size and Cost for Upstream Applications Migrating to 8-Channel DOCSIS 3.0 QAM and DOCSIS 3.1 OFDM CARLSBAD, Calif. / SCTE 2014 Denver -- Sept. 23, 2014 –...

Synacor Announces Departure of COO Scott Bailey

BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synacor Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNC) today announced Scott Bailey will be leaving the company to pursue other interests effective September 30, 2014, having...

Comcast AdDelivery Launches Solution for Inserting TV Ads into Both Linear and Video On Demand TV Programming

Denver, Colo, Sept. 23 - The Comcast Wholesale™ division of Comcast Cable has developed a new solution to support advertising placements into both linear and video on demand (VOD) television...

SUDDENLINK'S TERRY CORDOVA RE-ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF SCTE BOARD; TONY WERNER, CHRISTINE WHITAKER, NICK SEGURA ELECTED TO EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

SEPT. 22, 2014 (Denver, CO)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced that Terry Cordova, executive vice president and CTO of Suddenlink Communications, has been...

Rovi Hits a Major Milestone with the Deployment of Over Half a Million DTA Guides

Discovery Solution Helping Increase Subscriber Satisfaction while Fueling All-Digital Transition for Leading Cable Operators in the U.S. and Latin America SANTA CLARA, Calif. and DENVER, Colo.,...

Netflix to breach 100 million international subs

At last week's CTAM Eurosummit in Copenhagen, Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, stated that Netflix expected to achieve penetration of a third of homes seven years after launch. Extrapolating from...

DELUXE SELECTED BY LG ELECTRONICS TO PROCESS AND DELIVER NATIVE & RE-MASTERED 4K HOLLYWOOD AND LOCAL CONTENT

Deluxe to Prepare and Encode Content for Shipping with LG's 4K ULTRA HD TVs Worldwide BURBANK, Calif.—Sept. 17, 2014—Deluxe announced today that it has been selected by LG...

Mediacom Communications Promotes Joseph Commisso to Group Vice President of Corporate Finance

Mediacom Park, NY – September 16, 2014 – Mediacom Communications Corporation announced today that Joseph Commisso has been promoted to Group Vice President, Corporate Finance. In his...

Sports Surcharge Bill Notice

At Cable ONE, we are committed to providing our customers with the best TV programming at a reasonable price and we make every effort to minimize costs. However, sports programming costs have...

RCN's Internet Service Continues to Top the Charts for Delivery of Today's Fastest Over The Top (OTT) Content

New YouTube HD Verified rating reinforces RCN's high-quality HD video delivery for excellent end-user experiences Princeton, NJ – September 15, 2014 – RCN, an industry-leading...

Mediacom Communications Announces Retransmission Consent Deals with LIN Television and Vaughan Media

Mediacom Park, NY – September 15, 2014 – Mediacom Communications Corporation today announced that the Company has reached new agreements with broadcast station owner groups, LIN...

now TV Selects Edgeware’s Video Consolidation Platform and Launches Enhanced Cloud DVR

AMSTERDAM, IBC, Stand 14.B20 – September 13, 2014 – Edgeware, the technology leader in distributed video delivery, today announced that now TV, Hong Kong's largest quadruple-play...

Viaccess-Orca's Voyage-TV Everywhere Solution Selected by Telekom Romania for "Telekom TV" IPTV and OTT Multiscreen Service

Leveraging Viaccess-Orca's Voyage, Telekom Romania Can Deliver Personalized Content to Any Screen PARIS — Sept. 13, 2014 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in protection and...

NAGRA launches anyCAST Security Services Platform to Meet Broad Range of Pay-TV Service Provider Needs

"Any Network, Any Content, Any Device" content protection delivered by a single headend simultaneously to a wide range of embedded, smart card and connected device clients Scalable...

New Multi-Region Survey Reveals Pay-TV Subscribers' Entertainment Discovery Attitudes and Behaviors

Uncovers Opportunities to Increase Business Performance and Enhance User Engagement through Improved Search and Recommendations Research Highlights: · Survey demonstrates the similarities...

Rovi Teams with Broadcom on Advanced, Cloud-Based Entertainment Discovery and Monetization Capabilities for Set-top Boxes

New Rovi Guide Debuts on Broadcom's Ultra HD Set-top Box SoC and Nexus-Trellis Software Interface SANTA CLARA, Calif. and AMSTERDAM, IBC, September 12, 2014 — Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ:...