Recent Press Releases

New York City to PSC: Kill Altice-Cablevision Deal

CWA voices concerns at PSC hearing over Altice's track record of too much debt, favoring staff cuts and outsourcing Bronx, New York - Customers, advocates and telecomm workers railed against a...

FCC CHAIRMAN PROPOSAL TO UNLOCK THE SET-TOP BOX: CREATING CHOICE & INNOVATION

Ninety-nine percent of pay-TV subscribers are chained to their set-top boxes because cable and satellite operators have locked up the market. Lack of competition has meant few choices and high...

"Future of TV Coalition" Launches to Promote Diverse, High Quality Programming, App-Driven Innovation, and Consumer Choice in Video

Washington, D.C. — Today, a diverse group of programmers, content creators, civic groups and television providers launched the "Future of TV Coalition" to celebrate and promote the...

CWA Announces Plan to Testify Against Altice-Cablevision Deal at PSC Hearings

Local Hearings to take place in Long Island, Hudson Valley, and Bronx Customers, workers and advocates have voiced concerns at FCC over Altice's track record of too much debt, favoring staff cuts...

Stop Mega Cable Coalition Launches; Warns of the Harms Charter-TWC Merger Could Pose for Consumers, Competition; Calls for FCC and DOJ to Solve These Harms

New "Mega Cable" Company, Along with Comcast, Would Create a Dangerous Duopoly Controlling an Estimated 90% of the Nation's High-Speed Broadband Connections Washington, D.C.,...

CUBANETWORK WILL LAUNCH

AS AMERICA'S ALL NEW CUBAN MULTI-PLATFORM MEDIA BRAND HOLLYWOOD, Calif.January 19, 2016CubaNetwork, America's first multi-platform network dedicated to capturing the...

RFD-TV and The Weather Channel Partner to Deliver Weather Forecasts to America's Farmers and Ranchers

The networks are joining forces to bring unprecedented weather information to those making a living in production agriculture. NASHVILLE, TN and ATLANTA, January 18, 2016 – Premiering today,...

Ericsson announces intention to acquire FYI Television

FYI Television is a global TV metadata and entertainment image content provider based in Grand Prairie, Texas, with approximately 150 employees Combining FYI Television's US-market...

Set-Top Box Shipments Expected to Top 250 Million in 2015 According to SNL Kagan's Latest Report

Monterey, CA. (Jan. 14, 2016) – Announced today by SNL Kagan, a division within S&P Capital IQ and SNL, global set-top box (STB) shipments maintained elevated levels in 2015, buoyed by...

TIME WARNER CABLE HELPS PHONE CUSTOMERS BLOCK UNWANTED TELEMARKETING AND ROBOCALLS WITH EASY ONLINE SIGN-UP TO 'NOMOROBO'

Customers now can add the call-blocking feature in one click through TWC VoiceZone® Web site New York, NY (January 14, 2016) – Stopping unwanted telemarketing and robocalls is easier than...

KlowdTV Introduces First of Its Kind Online DVR for Cord-Cutters

Washington DC, January 11, 2016 -- KlowdTV, a cord-cutting service that delivers live TV programming to any device for just a few dollars a month, today introduced a first of its kind online DVR...

Turner Ad Lab to Operate in Collaboration with Business Partners Spanning Research, Advertising and Ad Tech

In an effort to refine the linear TV and digital video ad experience for both consumers and advertisers, Turner announced today Turner Ad Lab, a new joint initiative between the company and the...

TiVo Board of Directors Names Naveen Chopra Interim Chief Executive Officer Effective January 30, 2016; Announces Appointment of Wendy Webb to Board

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - January 12, 2016) - TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that its board of directors has named Naveen...

Mediacom Turns to Casa Systems to Deploy New Gigabit Services

Casa Systems' C100G CCAP provides ultra-broadband experience to residents in Missouri's capital region ANDOVER, Mass., January 12, 2016 – Casa Systems, a worldwide leader in...

ARRIS'S STANZIONE TO BRING TECHNOLOGY PARTNER INSIGHTS TO SCTE/ISBE LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE AT TUCK

Joins NCTA's Michael Powell as Guest Speaker for April 17-22 Session JAN. 12, 2016 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), its global brand, the International...

Statement of NCTA Regarding Upcoming FCC Report on Broadband Deployment

"Despite the significant, year-over-year advances in broadband capabilities underscored in the Commission's own data, the conclusions of the FCC's 706 Report continue an...

NEW YORK STATE APPROVES CHARTER/TIME WARNER CABLE TRANSACTION

Approval by State Public Service Commission Completes Regulatory Process in New York Stamford, Conn. – January 8, 2016 – Today, Charter Communications, Inc. received approval of its...

AT&T Introduces New Unlimited Plan For AT&T Wireless and DIRECTV Subscribers

A family of four may now get unlimited video streaming, data, talk and text for $180 per month* AT&T1 is kicking off the New Year with a new unlimited wireless data offer for its new and...

DISH Reaches Retransmission Consent Agreement withCordillera Communications

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 10, 2016 – DISH Network L.L.C., a wholly owned subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), has reached a multi-year agreement with CordilleraCommunications....

Cordillera Communications blacks out DISH customers in 11 markets

· Cordillera rejects DISH offer to extend contract, including retroactive 'true-up' for new rates, which would keep local channels up for benefit of consumers while negotiations...
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