Content tagged with Cable/video
Comcast Launches 4K Streaming Service
News Analysis | 12/18/2014 | 3 comments
Barely beating its self-imposed year-end deadline, Comcast is introducing a 4K video streaming service for TV viewers, starting with select NBC and USA Network shows.
Deluxe Dives Into 4K Video
News Analysis | 12/17/2014 | 3 comments
Deluxe adds 4K features and capabilities to its video-on-demand platform as it seeks to carve out a big role in the emerging market for UltraHD programming.
How Cox Biz Plans to Keep Growing
LRTV Interviews | 12/15/2014 | 2 comments
Steve Rowley, SVP of Cox Business, details how the third-biggest US MSO intends to boost its revenues to $2 billion and beyond over the rest of the decade
Glaring Gaps in FCC's Merger Data
News Analysis | 12/15/2014 | 3 comments
The FCC has released a heavily redacted report on broadband subscriber counts both before and after the proposed deals among Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Charter.
NAGRA Enables Be TV Deployment
News Wire Feed | 12/12/2014 | Post a comment
NAGRA's end-to-end multiscreen TV solution, NAGRA MediaLive, enables Be TV to deploy a secure live and on-demand OTT streaming service nationwide on a variety of devices.
How Cable Biz Services Hit $10B Mark
LRTV Interviews | 12/12/2014 | 1 comment
Cable operators reached $10 billion in annual business services revenues by delving deeper into their vertical markets and expanding beyond the smallest firms.
FCC Ready to Reclassify Some OTTs – Report
News Analysis | 12/11/2014 | 3 comments
The FCC is reportedly close to approving a new rule that would extend the definition of a multichannel video programming distributor to include some over-the-top service providers.
Mediacom Aims to Test Connected Tractors
LRTV Documentaries | 12/11/2014 | 3 comments
Cable business service provider is taking its services to the 'agribusiness' sector in partnership with farm equipment specialist John Deere and is getting involved in Gigabit Cities developments.
2020 Vision: A First View
LRTV Documentaries | 12/9/2014 | 3 comments
At the 2020 Vision Executive Summit in Iceland, unique Heavy Reading research shows that comms service providers are optimistic about the next five or so years.
Photos: Velkomin til Íslands!
Slide Shows | 12/8/2014 | 6 comments
Light Reading's first 2020 Vision Executive Summit promises to be the 'Davos for telecom' -- but first, some pictures of the event's beautiful backdrop of Iceland.
Obama Signs CableCARD Death Warrant
News Analysis | 12/5/2014 | 1 comment
President Obama formally ended the CableCARD mandate by signing into law the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act Reauthorization (STELAR).
From The Founder
It's clear to me that the communications industry is divided into two types of people, and only one is living in the real world.
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