Recent Press Releases

CABLEVISION'S BROOKLYN TECHNICIANS VOTE AGAINST CONTINUED CWA UNION REPRESENTATION

Cablevision Calls Upon Mayor de Blasio to Let its Brooklyn Employees' Voices Prevail BETHPAGE, NY, September 11, 2014 – Today, Cablevision announced that its Brooklyn technicians have...

GRANDE COMMUNICATIONS ANNOUNCES MATT ROHRE TO SERVE AS INTERIM PRESIDENT

SAN MARCOS, TX (Sept. 11, 2014)Grande Communications, the Texas-based broadband communications company that offers Internet, TV and phone services, announced today the resignation of...

JDSU to Separate into Two Industry-Leading Public Companies

Stand-Alone Companies to Gain Greater Strategic Flexibility to Address Rapidly Changing Market Dynamics Highlights: Enables greater management agility and focus as the pace of technology change...

ActiveVideo joins RDK community: Brings browser in the cloud to RDK Devices

Provides cloud-based interactive TV user experiences, content and applications AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands (September 11, 2014) — ActiveVideo today announced that it has joined the RDK...

Multi-screen Viewership Boosts TV Fandom and Loyalty, According to Viacom's "Getting With the Program: TV's Funnels, Paths and Hurdles"

New Research Explores How Audiences Discover, Trial and Watch TV Shows NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today unveiled the results of "Getting With the Program: TV's...

COMCAST AND UNIVISION REACH LONG-TERM AGREEMENT FOR DISTRIBUTION OF UNIVISION DEPORTES NETWORK

XFINITY TV Customers to Begin Receiving Channel in October Philadelphia and New York – September 9, 2014 – Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) and Univision Communications Inc., the leading...

Envivio to Showcase Latest Innovations in Video Processing, Delivery and Personalization at IBC 2014

Company to Feature a Portfolio of Software Video Solutions: Live 10-bit 4Kp60 HEVC Streaming, Extended DRM support, Smart Cloud DVR, and Targeted Ad Insertion - Including the New Envivio Nuage?...

ActiveVideo, Intel technology breakthroughs reduce Virtual Set-Top Box data center capex to $1/sub

ActiveVideo's CloudTV™ MPEG stitching running on servers with Intel® QuickSync Video (Intel® QSV) quadruples CloudTV sessions density SAN JOSE, CA (September 9, 2014) —...

AT&T U-VERSE TV AND RFD-TV REACH AGREEMENT TO BRING RURAL PROGRAMMING TO U-VERSE CUSTOMERS

RFD TV to Offer Programming Focused On Agriculture, Equine and the Rural Lifestyle, and Traditional Country Music and Entertainment DALLAS, TX, (Sept. 8, 2014) - AT&T U-verse TV® and Rural...

SCTE LAUNCHES INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF BROADBAND EXPERTS; ISBE BRAND TO PROVIDE UNIFIED TRAINING PRESENCE IN GLOBAL MARKET

Liberty Global First MSO to Access SCTE Resources Through New Brand as Corporate Partner SEPT. 8, 2014 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced the...

STMicroelectronics Showcases Latest MoCA 2.0 Solution Streaming Ultra HD at IBC 2014

Supports multimedia-over-coaxial standard, boosting speed, power efficiency, and capacity for a multi-room Ultra-HD experience Geneva, September 8, 2014 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a...

TVFREEDOM.ORG ISSUES STATEMENT ON TODAY'S DIRECTV/RAYCOM MEDIA RETRANSMISSION CONSENT AGREEMENT

Robert C. Kenny, spokesman for TVfreedom.org, a coalition of local broadcasters, consumer and business groups, and community advocates, issued the following statement this evening in response to...

AMC Networks Extends Use of Venera's Pulsar Automated File-Based QC System to Increase Content Analysis Efficiency

Leading Media Company Cites Simplicity, Feature Set, Performance, and Value as Reasons for Continued Investment in Venera's Pulsar Product BURBANK, Calif. -- Sept. 4, 2014 -- Venera Technologies...

SCTE(TM) Now Accepting Nominations for Individual and Technological Innovation Awards

HERTFORDSHIRE, U.K. -- 4 September 2014 -- SCTE(TM), the Society for Broadband Professionals, is now seeking nominations for its 2015 Individual and Technological Innovation Awards which recognize...

Harmonic to Showcase Advanced Cable Edge Architectures and Virtualized Video Infrastructure at 2014 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo(R)

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Sept. 4, 2014 -- Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, will demonstrate its vision for the future of cable television at the 2014 SCTE...

DIRECTV Calls On Raycom Media and Dispatch Video To Free NFL and College Football Fans To See Their Games

NBC Sports will Stream Tonight's Packers vs. Seahawks Game Live On NBC Sports.com EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 – DIRECTV today called upon local broadcasters Raycom Media and...

Volicon SCTE Cable-Tec Expo Show Preview

Visit Volicon at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo at Booth 1024 Volicon at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo: Volicon products support a unified monitoring ecosystem stretching across the cable enterprise, from ingest...

Gracenote Acquires Baseline, Hollywood's Leading Movie and TV Data and Services Company

Baseline broadens Gracenote's video metadata and adds subscription-based entertainment services to its portfolio Emeryville, Calif. –– September 3, 2014 – Gracenote today...

Suddenlink Introduces 'ConnectedHome'

Service offers remote home monitoring and controls ST. LOUIS (Sept. 3, 2014) – Suddenlink is taking home security a step further with the announcement today of an all new home automation...

ACA Praises FCC For Expanding Regulatory Fee Relief For Smallest Cable Operators

Trade Group Pleased With FCC Proposal Creating Fee Parity Between DBS, Cable PITTSBURGH, September 2, 2014 — American Cable Association President and CEO Matthew M. Polka issued the following...