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Content tagged with Cable posted in April 2011
Comcast Ready to Kick Apps With 'CodeBig'
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/29/2011  |  1 comment
MSO's 'CodeBig' initiative aims to create common APIs for apps that support a variety of devices and extend reach of cable-delivered content
Looking for Convergence? Use a CMAP
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
4/29/2011  |  Post a comment
The converged multiservice access platform combines CMTS and edge QAM functionality into a single platform inside the headend
Happy Snaps: LR's Next-Gen Video Conference
Slide Shows  | 
4/29/2011  |  Post a comment
Our conference on how cable evolves to become a next-gen video platform was a hit, and we have the photos to prove it
TW Cable Flirts With Full IP Video Simulcast
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/28/2011  |  2 comments
The MSO eyes a set-top-free world as it prepares to deliver most of its linear TV lineup to iPads, TVs and other connected devices
Color Flows Back Into Technicolor's Cheeks
EuroBlog  | 
4/28/2011  |  Post a comment
4:30 AM There are signs of renewed vigor at the French video specialist
Verivue: Cable's Content Delivery Demands
LRTV Interviews  | 
4/27/2011  |  2 comments
Cable MSOs are now asking content delivery networks for more adaptive streaming and content delivery to consumer electronics, according to Verivue's Ganesh Pai
Verizon Stocks VoD Vaults With 24K Titles
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/27/2011  |  Post a comment
Elsewhere: Cox hails new wireless chief, Dish seals Blockbuster buy, and Technicolor pumps cash into Digitalsmiths
Arris Touts Whole Home Solution
LRTV Interviews  | 
4/26/2011  |  Post a comment
Tom Williams from Arris pitches his firm's 'whole home solution' for combining OTT, linear and user-generated content
Roku: Why Cable Should Go Over the Top
LRTV Interviews  | 
4/26/2011  |  Post a comment
Roku CEO Anthony Wood says his company is a next-generation content distribution platform and cable MSOs no longer have to own wires to sell customers a great video experience
Boxee CEO: Why TV Everywhere Won't Win
LRTV Documentaries  | 
4/26/2011  |  1 comment
Boxee CEO Avner Ronen says MSOs are making a mistake by assuming that the TV experience is going to be different from the landscape of other connected devices in consumer homes
Cable's IPTV Motivation
The Bauminator  | 
4/26/2011  |  Post a comment
Heavy Reading's Alan Breznick sets the stage for today's LR Live cable event in New York with a reminder of how competition is encouraging cable operators to embrace IP and to reach more devices
Virgin Gives 1.5-Gig Wideband a Whirl
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/20/2011  |  Post a comment
Elsewhere: AT&T ups U-verse subs, Apple TV reaches milestone, layoffs at Vecima, and DirecTV sets the debut of premium, $30 VoD titles
Envivio Goes for IPO Glory
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/18/2011  |  Post a comment
Digital video firm sets its sights on a $69 million IPO, but the timing of the filing takes one of its rivals by surprise
Verizon Dresses Up DSL
News Analysis  | 
4/18/2011  |  8 comments
Lower prices, no contracts and the end to product promotions mark a shift in strategy aimed at remaining dialup users
Rural Cable & USF Reform
How IOCee It  | 
4/13/2011  |  Post a comment
10:00 AM Small cable players may soon get a piece of the $7B+ funds traditionally used by telcos
Cisco Flips on Consumer Business
News Analysis  | 
4/12/2011  |  10 comments
Cisco restructures its consumer business by shutting down Flip and burying umi into another part of the company
Verizon Fires Up Digital Media 'Factory'
News Analysis  | 
4/11/2011  |  1 comment
Verizon's global wholesale service targets content providers and OTT video firms using an agnostic approach for display devices and access networks
Microsoft Takes Comcast Over the Top
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/8/2011  |  4 comments
Microsoft cracks the cable seal as Comcast and thePlatform use its DRM and adaptive streaming tech to power the MSO's TV Everywhere service
Cablevision Launches iPad App With 280+ Channels
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/2/2011  |  1 comment
Cablevision's app may send programmer lawyers flying into action as MSO starts off with almost 300 TV channels and 2,000-plus VoD titles

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