Recent Press Releases

UPC opens up their customers' TV to the online world

Budapest, May 20 2014 – UPC customers can now also enjoy online contents, like watching YouTube videos or browsing their family pictures from online shares, on their TVs. Thanks to a new...

NEARLY 1.2 MILLION ADD BROADBAND IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2014; 85.5 Million Get Broadband from Top Cable and Telephone Companies

Durham, NH – May 20, 2014 – Leichtman Research Group, Inc. (LRG) found that the seventeen largest cable and telephone providers in the US – representing about 93% of the market...

ACSI: Subscription TV and ISPs Plummet, Cell Phone Satisfaction Climbs

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Chaat Butsunturn, 415-391-7900 x1214 cbutsunturn@kearnswest.com This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR Amanda...

ACA Troubled By Consolidation Wave In Pay-TV Market AT&T-DirecTV Deal Latest Megamerger Reshaping Industry

For Immediate Release Contact: Ted Hearn (202)-713-0826 thearn@americancable.org PITTSBURGH, May 19, 2014 — American Cable Association President and CEO Matthew M. Polka issued the...

MAJOR MULTI-CHANNEL VIDEO PROVIDERS ADDED ABOUT 260,000 SUBSCRIBERS IN 1Q 2014

Top Cable Providers Had Fewest Quarterly Losses in Five Years Durham, NH – May 19, 2014 – Leichtman Research Group, Inc. (LRG) found that the thirteen largest multi-channel video...

AT&T TO ACQUIRE DIRECTV

Creates Content Distribution Leader Across Mobile, Video & Broadband Platforms The premier pay TV brand with the best content relationships now poised to deliver video to multiple screens...

US Pay TV Subscriptions Rise in Q1 as Cable Achieves Best Quarter in Years

El Segundo, Calif. (May 15, 2014)—The number of U.S. household subscribing to pay TV services surged in the first quarter, as the increasingly resilient cable segment moderated its customer...

Cable Industry Veteran Michael Willner Agrees to Serve as President and CEO of "SpinCo"

Stamford, CT and Philadelphia, PA – May 15, 2014 – Charter Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHTR) and Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) today announced that former Insight...

Cisco Demonstrates Solid Execution in Q3FY14

New Markets and Technologies Drive Plan to Return to Growth SAN JOSE, CA -- May 14, 2014 - Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) Q3 Revenue: $11.5 billion Q3 Earnings per Share: $0.42 GAAP; $0.51 non-GAAP ...

Telemundo Media Unveils Robust Slate Featuring Over 1,000 Hours of New, Original Content Across Broadcast, Mobile and Online Platforms

The #1 Producer of Spanish-Language Primetime Programming Greenlights Five Telenovelas, Two Daytime Series, Plus a Second Season of the Hit Competition Series, 'La Voz Kids' Telemundo Teams...

NBCUniversal's Hispanic Enterprises and Content Names Luis Silberwasser, President of Telemundo Network

NEW YORK - May 13, 2014 - NBCUniversal's Hispanic Enterprises and Content announced that television veteran, Luis Silberwasser, has been named President of Telemundo Network, starting in August....

thePlatform Names Marty Roberts and Jamie Miller as Co-CEOs

- Co-founder Ian Blaine to transition to Strategic Advisor - SEATTLE – May 8, 2014 – thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast,...

Cablevision Systems Corporation Reports First Quarter 2014 Results

BETHPAGE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 08, 2014-- Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First quarter...

DISH Network Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--()--DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) today reported revenue totaling $3.59 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2014, compared to $3.38 billion for the...

BabyFirst Teams With AT&T U-verse TV to Launch Interactive Child App EXCLUSIVE TO AT&T U-verse Subscribers Breakthrough App for iPhone and iPad Lets Kids Connect and Play Virtually on the BabyFirst U-verse TV Channel Via the Second Screen

DALLAS, MAY 8, 2014 – Kids love to draw pictures. Now, they'll be able to create images using an iPhone or iPad and see their creations come to life on the TV screen with BabyFirst's...