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Arris Preps New CPE Products
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/8/2013

With its Moto Home acquisition closed, Arris is preparing to launch new customer premises equipment products, including video gateways, to make up for its stalled set-top box sales

Chromecast & the Battle for the Living Room
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Google's Chromecast could be a threat to cable providers and streaming TV rivals while providing the search giant the most direct route to its users' family rooms or man caves

Retrans Fees Fuel Charter Losses
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/6/2013

Charter reports a net loss of $96M in Q2 despite residential and consumer revenue gains

Chrome Cuts: Refurb Apple TVs Drop to $75
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Apple cuts prices on refurb streaming set-tops as Google's Chromecast starts to make waves

Video Execs Warn: Embrace OTT or Die
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Independent Show speakers urge cable operators to focus on broadband video fare to capture 20-somethings' eyeballs

Broadband Saves TWC's Sales
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Time Warner Cable lost residential customers during Q2 but generated more revenues thanks to its broadband service revenues

Comcast Hits Gas Pedal on X1
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/31/2013

Giant U.S. MSO accelerates X1 rollout as it continues to bleed video subs

Qwilt Banks $16M in New Funding
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/31/2013

Online video startup raises another $16 million as it continues pursuit of cable deals

Comcast Unit Hits HD Jackpot
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/30/2013

Comcast division opens up space for extra TV channels for cable indies through video compression technology that uses less bandwidth

TWC Rethinks Its Broadband Strategy
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/30/2013

Second largest U.S. cable operator looks to raise modem fees for third time in a year and cap broadband usage again

Court Deals Broadcasters Dish DVR Blow
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/29/2013

Dish gets a win as a major US court of appeals rules that its Hopper ad-stripping technology doesn't break the law

Time Warner Cable Names New CEO
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/26/2013

Chairman and CEO Glenn Britt will hand over to his COO when he retires at the end of the year

Comcast Spreads X1’s Wings
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/25/2013

Comcast rolls out IP video guide throughout New England while TWC launches new Web portal

Chromecast Gives Google a Home Run
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/25/2013

Game over. Google wins. Probably

Entone, LG Blend OTT With Live TV
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/24/2013

Companies team on new media streaming box that supports both OTT video and live TV services

AT&T U-Verse Catches FiOS
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/24/2013

AT&T's fiber-enabled TV service reaches 5 million video subs, matching Verizon's FiOS Video total

FiOS 500 Leaves Cable in Dust
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/23/2013

Verizon's new 500Mbit/s service puts US MSOs back on defensive in broadband speed wars

iControl Fast-Tracks Android
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/23/2013

Cable home security and automation service unveils new program for Android app developers

Dish Cuts NimbleTV to the Quick
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/22/2013

Satellite TV provider rejects Nimble's plan to stream its programming over Web to broadband users

Docsis 3.0 Strikes Bonanza
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/19/2013

Top cable Docsis spec drives strong growth in home broadband equipment shipments.

TWC, CBS Fan Retransmission Flames
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/19/2013

Escalating fight over network licensing fees could hurt cable subscribers in major US markets

Arris Caps Off CCAP Trials
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/18/2013

Big equipment vendor announces general availability of E6000 CMTS device for CCAP use

Google, Apple Pitch Pay-TV Services
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/17/2013

Google reportedly plots online TV service while Apple plugs premium, ad-skipping service

Buckeye Cable Embraces IPv6
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/16/2013

Mid-sized Midwest cable operator becomes the latest MSO to start the IPv6 transition

Set-Top Shipments Will Keep Soaring
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/15/2013

IHS predicts that global STB shipments will hit record highs in 2015 before receding.

Hulu Still Flirts With Time Warner Cable
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/15/2013

Hulu's owners reportedly seek to sell stake to TWC, while Comcast comes out sitting pretty

Rovi Roves With Apple & Android
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/12/2013

Rovi lands second Canadian MSO for iPad app and gets DivX on Freescale Android chipset

Tales of Tivli: Taking TVE to School
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/11/2013

Harvard grads seek to expand college-based TV and multi-screen video service to campuses throughout US

College IPTV Service Makes Grade
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/10/2013

Tivli raises $6.3 million from a group of investors, including HBO and Mark Cuban

TV Middleware Rising to Top
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/10/2013

New study sees most of growth coming from TV guide software, metadata and technologies

Broadcom Chips in EPON Support
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/9/2013

Chipmaker unveils first silicon for EPON gear that meets cable industry's DPoE standard

Entropic Cuts Staff Again
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/8/2013

Chip maker plans to lay off 70 employees as it restructures to focus on new markets

Comcast Makes Home Pass
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/5/2013

Big US MSO introduces automatic authentication for TV Everywhere use

Cable STBs Buck the Trend
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/4/2013

Shipments of OTT media servers also climb in Q1 as emerging markets embrace digital video

Samsung Swallows Boxee
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/3/2013

Korean electronics giant strikes deal for Israeli streaming video upstart

Is Apple TV the New Cable Channel?
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/3/2013

Speculation suggests Time Warner Cable's app is heading for a new platform

Behind Cable's Urge to Merge
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/2/2013

Several key factors are fueling the fresh scent of cable consolidation in the air

Cox Flirts With Fanhattan
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/1/2013

Cable operator tests $35 online TV package that could suggest major changes afoot in video content delivery

Arris Cuts 500 Staff
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/28/2013

Layoffs hit former Motorola Home and Arris staff at Horsham, Pa. and 24 other facilities

Xbox Puts Time Warner App on Tap
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/28/2013

Hundreds of live channels to stream through Microsoft platform

DirecTV Takes DVR Over Wi-Fi
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/28/2013

Satellite TV giant introduces DVR streaming over Wi-Fi connections

Photos: Cable Show 2013
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/25/2013

Snapshots from the Cable Show in steamy, rainy Washington, D.C.

New Gigabit Player Plans Debut
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/25/2013

Gigabit Squared aims to launch 1Gbit/s service in Seattle for $80 a month next year

MSOs Slash Equipment Spending
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/24/2013

CMTS and edge QAM shipments and revenues fall in Q1 but are expected to pick up

Antenna TV Roars Back
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/24/2013

Number of US broadcast-only TV homes jumps again in latest research survey

AT&T Ramps Up U-verse
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/21/2013

Big telco tests bonded VDSL2 gateway that can produce downstream speeds up to 45 Mbit/s

Small Firms Love Cable
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/20/2013

But midsize and larger firms are more satisfied with telcos, reveals J.D. Power study

LG Woos Hotels With Free EPGs
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/19/2013

CE giant seeks to make further inroads in hospitality TV market with offer

Cable Is Key to 'New' Alcatel-Lucent
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/19/2013

Alcatel-Lucent CEO Michel Combes highlights cable's growing importance as he outlines the vendor's new strategy

Thinking Inside the Box
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/17/2013

Visible World, FourthWall Media team to put addressable ads on more cable set-tops

ESPN Exits the Third Dimension
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/14/2013

Sports programmer plans to pull plug on pricey 3D network by year's end

Jinni Powers Comcast X2 Recommendations
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/12/2013

Jinni's search technology wins another cable convert in Comcast

Mediacom Opens Its TiVo Account
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/12/2013

Eighth-largest US cable operator and long-time Motorola STB customer Mediacom is rolling out TiVo's next-gen platform

Cable Embraces Big Data
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/11/2013

Cable Show vendors and panels bring industry focus to the Big Data issue

Arris Shows Off New Mojo
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/11/2013

Company executives spell out product strategies for combined Arris-Motorola portfolio

Icontrol Rubs Its Touchstone
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/11/2013

Vendor unveils new self-install solution for home networking and control that's at the heart of Comcast's new service.

Cable Show 2013: Hot Tech Topics
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/10/2013

Gateways, X1, RDK, CCAP and HTML5 will be under the spotlight at the annual cable confab in Washington DC

Zenverge Plugs Into RDK
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/10/2013

Silicon firm boasts quad-stream video transcoding for reference development kit (RDK) IP-enabled devices

Insert This!
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/10/2013

This Technology adds adverts to alternate linear IP video streams

LG Shows Off Its Cable Credentials
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/10/2013

Major consumer electronics vendor plans splashy Cable Show debut with set-tops galore

ActiveVideo Tightens Its Cable Ties
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/6/2013

Vendor snares new and expanded MSO deals with cloud-based video platform

Vubiquity & TiVo Play Ball
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/6/2013

Agreement will see Vubiqiuity's VoD streaming service added to TiVo boxes

Rogers Bridges Digital Divide
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/5/2013

Big Canadian MSO launches pilot broadband program for low-income families

Casa Gets French Kiss
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2013

Vendor wins CMTS contract and CCAP nod from Numericable

Broadcom Unveils 1.6G Gateway Chip
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/4/2013

New system-on-a-chip sets the bar high for next generation hybrid cable gateway functionality

Hulu Brings in Billion-Dollar Bids
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/3/2013

Hulu has got new billion-dollar offers on the table for its online video service

BlackArrow Targets Live TV Ads
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/30/2013

Ad technology vendor extends dynamic insertion capabilities to live TV streams

Akamai Offers CDN Aid to Cable
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/29/2013

CDN vendor pitches two new products to MSOs, following Verivue purchase

Casa Unveils First Integrated CCAP
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/28/2013

New C100G chassis beats integrated products from Arris, Cisco, CommScope and Harmonic to market

Samsung Embraces CableCARDs
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/28/2013

Consumer electronics vendor plans retail CableCARD set-top for US holiday season

ITU, IEC Tackle Content Rights
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/23/2013

Two international agencies create common standard for IPTV content rights metadata

TiVo Basks in Cable Glow
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/22/2013

DVR pioneer reports biggest MSO subscriber gains in seven years

FourthWall Nips at Nielsen
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/21/2013

Company expands TV viewer index, adding to the growing volume of set-top data now available to marketeers

US Still Suffers Broadband Divide
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/21/2013

New FCC report says over one-third of US homes still don't have high-speed data

Microsoft Fires Xbox Bullet at Cable's STB
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/20/2013

Reports suggests Microsoft is in talks with Time Warner Cable and others about replacing the set-top box with an Xbox

Services Battle Shifts to the Home
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/20/2013

Home gateways are about to become a key weapon in the battle for broadband customers and new revenue streams, suggests report

Time Warner Cable Linked to Hulu Bid
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/17/2013

Big MSO and another undisclosed pay-TV provider are reportedly lining up offers

Arris Sees Stormy Spring
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/16/2013

But CEO Bob Stanzione still expects a brighter second half

DirecTV Weighs OTA Tuners
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/16/2013

Satellite TV giant explores options to bypass rising broadcast retrans fees

Comcast Snares Hotel Deal
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/15/2013

MSO business unit will deliver Ethernet, HDTV and voice service to seven Midwestern hotels

Arris Chief Wields OpEx Axe
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/15/2013

CEO Bob Stanzione cuts costs, talks of Motorola Home 'distractions' and highlights new cable product development

To Bundle or Not to Bundle
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/14/2013

Senate subcommittee hearing delves into a la carte TV and other video issues

Ceton Boosts CableCARDs
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/14/2013

Vendor unveils two new CableCARD tuners for Windows Media Center PCs

Microsoft Eyes OTT Set-Top
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/13/2013

Company is reportedly exploring set-top options beyond the Xbox

ABC Joins Live TV Streaming Parade
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/13/2013

Network becomes first major broadcaster to start streaming live programming

YouTube Fires Up Subscription TV
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/10/2013

Who says you can't get à la carte TV service?

TiVo Goes 'Psychographic'
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/8/2013

The company's advertising data unit combines set-top info with 'psychographic' data to enhance analytics

Comcast Shuts Premium Skype Service
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/8/2013

Top MSO becomes latest player to abandon paid video chat

Suddenlink Scores Across-the-Board Gains
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/7/2013

TiVo attraction helps operator add video subs in first quarter

Charter's Ups & Downs
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/7/2013

Major MSO reports higher Q1 revenues but loses more basic analog subscribers, reversing year-ago video gains

thePlatform Places Live TV Bet
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/7/2013

Comcast unit combines live and on-demand workflows in a single system

Euro Telcos Boast TV Gains
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/3/2013

Landlines might not be popular and mobile margins are under pressure, but Europe's telcos are gaining TV customers

Cox Targets SMBs With Hosted Voice
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/2/2013

Expands its business services portfolio with hosted VoiceManager IP Centrex offering

CBS Financials Fuel Aereo Angst
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/2/2013

With its growth in retransmission revenues, no wonder CBS wants Aereo out of the picture

Comcast Suffers Q1 Video Subs Setback
LR Cable News Analysis | 5/1/2013

While triple-play gains and X1 progress look good for Comcast, the bad news is that its video subs attrition rate is on the rise again

Cisco Ups Wi-Fi Gateway Ante
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/29/2013

New home gateway being offered by Comcast clocks in at 270 Mbit/s over Wi-Fi

Time Warner Video Subs Slide
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/25/2013

TWC loses video subs to rivals but adds broadband users in Q1

Google Takes Fiber TV to the iPad
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/24/2013

Google brings Fiber TV control to the iPad, plans more social functions

Arris Forms New Top Team
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/19/2013

With the acquisition of Motorola Home completed, Arris has unveiled its new management team

Arris Secures Motorola Home
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/18/2013

Arris becomes largest set-top provider in the US as it closes Motorola Home deal with Google

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