Recent Press Releases

NCTC Renews Multi-year Agreement for HITS® National Authorization Service (NAS)

ndependent Cable Show News Now Wholly-Owned by Comcast Wholesale™, Latest Investments in NAS Support uDTA Conditional Access, Multi-room VOD & DVR Viewing Denver, Colo and Lenexa, KS,...

PONY World Series Joins Comcast Business to Bring Annual Event to the World

WASHINGTON, PA – World Series Tournaments, Inc. and Comcast Business today announced a unique collaboration that will enable the entirePONY World Series to be streamed live online, making the...

ACA Calls On FCC To Adopt Balanced Open Internet Rules

Trade Group Says Rules Must Protect Threats From The Edge PITTSBURGH, July 22, 2014 — The American Cable Association urged the Federal Communications Commission to take a balanced approach...

SCTE CABLE-TEC EXPO® 2014 TO HIGHLIGHT 'DEVOPS,' AGILE DEVELOPMENT

Software delivery guru Doc Norton to headline back-to-back workshops on Wednesday, Sept. 24 JULY 22, 2014 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) will shine a...

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES® ADDS CARTOON NETWORK TO FREE INFLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT LINE-UP

Cartoon Network is First Children's Network on the Airline's Free Live Television Platform Provided through Global Eagle Entertainment DALLAS and ATLANTA – July 22, 2014 –...

Global IPTV subscriptions to double

16th July 2014 Covering 138 countries, the number of homes paying for IPTV will rocket to 191 million by end-2020; more than double the 90 million recorded at end-2013 and up from only 36 million...

SLING MEDIA LAUNCHES POWERFUL "TV ANYWHERE" SOLUTIONS THAT DELIVER AN INDUSTRY LEADING MOBILE DEVICE AND SMART LIVING ROOM TV EXPERIENCE

SLING MEDIA LAUNCHES POWERFUL "TV ANYWHERE" SOLUTIONS THAT DELIVER AN INDUSTRY LEADING MOBILE DEVICE AND SMART LIVING ROOM TV EXPERIENCE New Slingbox M1 and SlingTV Will Delight Mobile and...

Supercuts Stays a Cut Above With a Real-Time Data Makeover From Comcast Business

Business Internet, Wi-Fi, Voice and TV Help Enhance the Guest Experience and Improve Operational Efficiencies for 33 Salons Across Southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey PHILADELPHIA...

CHARTER LAUNCHES TV5MONDE USA HD IN LOS ANGELES AREA, FORT WORTH, TX and RENO, NV

LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2014TV5MONDE USA, America's only 24/7 French language entertainment channel, entered into a new distribution agreement with Charter Communications. Charter has now...

ROB LLOYD, MIKE FRIES TO KEYNOTE SCTE CABLE-TEC EXPO® 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc., Liberty Global Executives to Highlight Two Days of General Sessions JULY 15, 2014 (Exton, PA)—Rob Lloyd and Mike Fries, two thought leaders with a global impact on the...

COMCAST'S SALINGER, CISCO'S CHAPMAN, CABLELABS' HAMZEH, POLETTI, GANTI HEADLINE WIRELESS AND DOCSIS 3.1 SYMPOSIUM AT SCTE CABLE-TEC EXPO

JULY 11, 2014 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced that a cast of highly-regarded thought leaders from CableLabs® and a cross-section of the...

ACA Urges FCC To Require DBS To Pay Fair Share Of FCC Regulatory Fees

Trade Group Calls Forcing Small Cable To Subsidize DBS Giants Irrational PITTSBURGH, July 9, 2014 — The American Cable Association urged the Federal Communications Commission to build on its...

TIME WARNER CABLE CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION WITH SPONSORSHIPS OF LULAC NATIONAL CONVENTION, NCLR ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE CONFERENCE

NEW YORK, July 7, 2014 – Time Warner Cable (TWC), as part of its commitment to diversity and inclusion, today announced that it is sponsoring three upcoming conferences that support...

Level 3 Launches Channel Origination Solution to Address Demand for Simplified Global Delivery of Broadcast Content

Playout Service Allows Content Owners and Rights Holders to Efficiently Monetize Content Via Secure Distribution to Cable Companies and Satellite Providers BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 8, 2014 –...

Rentrak Announces Retirement of Richard Hochhauser and Nomination of Patricia Gottesman to Board of Directors

7/1/2014 04:00 PORTLAND, OR (JULY 1, 2014) – Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced that Richard Hochhauser will...

Globosat Kicks Ultra HD TV Broadcast of 2014 World Cup Games to Envivio

Envivio to Deliver the Future of TV in Live 4K to South American Cable, Satellite and IPTV Viewers -Saving the Best for the Last Three Rounds- South San Francisco, CALIF., June 26, 2014 –...

Alticast Welcomes Cable Industry Veteran as its New Chief Architect and Senior Vice President of Technology

Bill Helms Joins Alticast to Lead Continued Product and Technology Innovation BROOMFIELD, Colo. – June 30, 2014 – Alticast, a global partner for the delivery of media entertainment,...

DEAN STONEBACK JOINS SCTE AS SENIOR DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING

Industry veteran to drive development of standards, recommended practices, training resources JUNE 30, 2014 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced...

SCTE, CABLE OPERATORS UNVEIL 'ENERGY 2020' PLEDGE TO REDUCE ENERGY COST, CONSUMPTION BY END OF DECADE

JUNE 26, 2014 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) today announced a multi-year campaign by the SCTE Energy Management Program to provide cable system operators...

James Nuzzo Joins Charter Communications as Executive Vice President of Business Planning

STAMFORD, Conn., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. CHTR +0.62% today announced that James Nuzzo has joined the Company as Executive Vice President, Business...