Cablevision extended its Optimum WiFi offering to include 60 new hotspots along the 2.2-mile oceanfront boardwalk in Long Beach, N.Y., the latest salvo in the cable operator's effort to shake up the mobile data market by building up its Wi-Fi network footprint.
Charter Communications has announced the hiring of veteran Cablevision Systems executive James Nuzzo as executive VP of business planning.
Cablevision is upgrading its Optimum Voice package to include HD phone services for subscribers with HD-cable phones at no extra charge.
A federal judge on Friday blocked Viacom's attempt to have a suit filed against it by Cablevision over its channel bundling practices dismissed.
Cablevision has named former Samsung and Sprint Nextel executive Kevin Packingham to the position of executive VP of product management.
Yvette Kanouff is reportedly leaving Cablevision Systems to serve as senior vice president in charge of Cisco's service provider video group. Her departure from Cablevision takes Yanouff back to the supplier side of the business.
Cablevision sees its expanding Wi-Fi network as a lever to disrupt the current mobile data market and will be aggressive in developing new products that play into that strategy, CEO James Dolan said.
Cablevision sees its expanding Wi-Fi network as a lever to disrupt the current mobile data market and will be aggressive in developing new products that use those strengths, CEO James Dolan said during a call detailing the company's first quarter 2014 earnings.
Consumers are behaving differently than in past years, as more content is viewed by more people over more devices. That shifting behavior is presenting some tricky challenges for cable's ecosystem. It's also presenting some appealing opportunities, according to panelists at the Meet the New Consumer Behavior panel at The Cable Show.
Comcast Wi-Fi network only encompasses 1 million hotspots right now, but that number will skyrocket to a whopping 8 million by year's end, with the cable MSO promising to operate hotspots in 19 of the country's 30 largest cities.