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CBS REACHES CARRIAGE AGREEMENT WITH AFFILIATES FOR CBS ALL ACCESS

Early Deals With Dispatch, Graham Media, Gray, Hearst, Lilly Broadcasting, Meredith, Morgan Murphy, Morris Network, Neuhoff Media, Nexstar, Raycom and Withers, With More to Follow New Affiliate...

Data Captured by IoT Connections to Top 1.6 Zettabytes in 2020, As Analytics Evolve from Cloud to Edge

LONDON - April 09, 2015 A new report from ABI Research estimates that the volume of data captured by IoT-connected devices exceeded 200 exabytes in 2014. The annual total is forecast to grow...

Broadpeak and Geniatech Optimize the Delivery of Live Multiscreen Video on Android™ STBs

Integration Between Broadpeak's nanoCDN™ Technology and Geniatech ATV1800 STBs Enables Operators to Lower Content Delivery Costs Dramatically for HTTP Live Television RENNES, France —...

Faroudja Enterprises to Unveil New Image Quality Improvement Technologies at NAB 2015

Never before seen solutions for image quality enhancements will preserve and protect the visual beauty of content from SD to 4K/Ultra HD for any viewing screen Los Altos, CA - April 9, 2015 - The...

NAD Recommends DirecTV Discontinue Certain Claims in 'Rob Lowe' Ads Following Comcast Challenge; DirecTV to Appeal

New York, NY – April 7, 2015 – The National Advertising Division has recommended that DirecTV, LLC, discontinue certain advertising claims made in a series of television commercials that...

COST AVOIDANCE, REVENUE GENERATION AND SERVICE QUALITY KEY TOPICS ON EXPANSIVE SCTE CABLE-TEC EXPO® WORKSHOPS AGENDA

Tracks to Focus on B2B, Energy, Next-Generation Services and Wireless/Wireline Delivery APRIL 7, 2015 (Exton, PA)—Technologies that can help cable operators avoid costs, deploy new...

DISH Expands Multi-Sport Pack with Launch of Outside Television

DISH broadens premium sports offering to include Outside Television's active adventure lifestyle programming, while providing an immediate free preview to all customers nationwide WESTPORT,...

DISH Expands Multi-Sport Pack with Launch of Outside Television

DISH broadens premium sports offering to include Outside Television's active adventure lifestyle programming, while providing an immediate free preview to all customers nationwide WESTPORT, Conn....

ACA To FCC: Use Sec. 706 To Curb Surging Programming Costs Inhibiting Broadband Investment

Trade Group Says Program Access, Retrans Reforms Good First Steps PITTSBURGH, April 7, 2015 — The American Cable Association called on the Federal Communications Commission to use Section...

Comcast Selects Elemental to support Advanced DVR Services

Cloud-based offering supported by Elemental video processing and Cisco UCS deployments Portland, Ore. – April 7, 2015 – Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined...

Clearleap and IRIS.TV Partner to Bring Dynamic Personalization for OTT

Adaptive Stream™ to Offer Personalized, In-Video Recommendations for Multiscreen Platforms Los Angeles, CA -- DATE TBD -- IRIS.TV, the premiere in-player video recommendation engine,...

Sling TV introduces Sling International; launches channels in 18 languages

· Programming in eighteen languages available today across all Sling TV supported devices, with monthly subscriptions starting at $15 · Transition from DishWorld to...

Sling TV to launch HBO in time for 'Game of Thrones' premiere

· Sling TV will be the first live Internet TV service to offer linear and Video-On-Demand (VOD) content from HBO · HBO will be available as an add-on to "Best of Live...

Charter to Acquire Bright House Networks for $10.4 Billion

Stamford, Connecticut and Syracuse, New York – March 31, 2015 – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) and its subsidiary, CCH I, LLC (together, the "New Charter" or...

EchoStar and NAGRA Join Forces in SmarDTV

Agreement to help shape the future of devices for the global pay-TV market CHESEAUX, Switzerland and ENGLEWOOD, Colo., March 31, 2015―Kudelski Group (SIX: KUD.S) and EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:...

thePlatform Selected as Central Video Management System for "Stan": Australia's Premier Subscription Video-on-Demand Service

- Stan, the Joint Venture between Nine Entertainment Co. and Fairfax Media, taps thePlatform's mpx to Power New Streaming Service - SEATTLE – March 31, 2015 – thePlatform, the...

thePlatform Tapped as Central Video Publishing System for shomi

- Provides back-end video management for Canadian subscription video-on-demand service - SEATTLE – March 31, 2015thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company...

COMCAST CORPORATION AND MICHAEL J. ANGELAKIS TO CREATE A NEW, STRATEGIC COMPANY

PHILADELPHIA, PA – March 31, 2015 Comcast Corporation announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the Company's Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer, Michael...

COMCAST CABLE ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT PROMOTIONS

Philadelphia, PA – March 30, 2015 – Today, Comcast Cable announced several promotions in its Customer Experience, Consumer Services Group, Technology and Product, Enterprise and...

COMCAST CORPORATION ANNOUNCES PROMOTIONS TO VICE PRESIDENT

PHILADELPHIA, PA – March 30, 2015 – Comcast Corporation today announced a series of promotions to Vice President in its Administration, Assurance and Advisory Team, Federal Government...