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Time for an Edge Computing Reckoning
MariNation  | 
5/23/2018  |  Post a comment
There's still a lot of ambivalence from operators around edge computing, and the killer app for many of them is anything that helps deliver more bits for less money.
Has AT&T Inked a Deal With Google for TV?
MariNation  | 
5/18/2018  |  6 comments
And if so, what does a devil's bargain with Android TV mean?
What's Left of Cisco's Love Affair With Cable?
MariNation  | 
5/3/2018  |  2 comments
Remember the good times.
Connect & Compute – Balance at the Edge
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4/30/2018  |  Post a comment
How much will it cost to add intelligence to the network edge?
Comcast & the Set-Top Double Bind
MariNation  | 
4/26/2018  |  1 comment
The set-top is Comcast's primary consumer interface, but it's not the best tool for smart home control.
How Do You Future-Proof the Last Mile?
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4/23/2018  |  Post a comment
Time to gaze into the crystal ball.
In DOJ Trial, Where Are the Concerns Over AT&T Privacy Practices?
MariNation  | 
4/20/2018  |  Post a comment
AT&T isn't being scrutinized for privacy concerns in its ongoing trial with the DOJ. Given recent Facebook revelations, maybe it should be.
Charter Calls for Uniform Privacy Law
MariNation  | 
4/9/2018  |  2 comments
Opt-in for one and all.
Stakes Run High for Tivo in Comcast Suit
MariNation  | 
2/20/2018  |  2 comments
Even a win in court doesn't mean Tivo will walk away a victor.
Warning: US Cablecos Will Go National
MariNation  | 
2/9/2018  |  10 comments
The shot clock has started. Tick, tick, tick... boom!
Nationalize 5G in the US? LOL, WTF?!
MariNation  | 
1/29/2018  |  19 comments
As if the telecom industry would ever let that happen.
It's Not Skynet; It's Ambient Intelligence
MariNation  | 
1/18/2018  |  2 comments
I, for one, welcome our robot overlords. So does Amazon.
5 Trends to Watch at CES 2018
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1/1/2018  |  Post a comment
We go to CES so you don't have to.
5 Missing Headlines in 2017
MariNation  | 
12/20/2017  |  5 comments
Twelve days to go...
What If Disney & Comcast Split for Fox?
MariNation  | 
12/8/2017  |  4 comments
Why Comcast would still come out a winner even if it split a deal for Fox with Disney.
Arris Reels in Ruckus – Why I Like This Deal
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12/1/2017  |  Post a comment
Hello convergence.
Trump Pulls a Trump on Infrastructure Strategy
MariNation  | 
9/29/2017  |  9 comments
An infrastructure bill without public/private partnerships? Sad!
Why Amazon May Be Cable's Biggest Threat
MariNation  | 
9/22/2017  |  14 comments
It's not just because Amazon has a lot of cash.
Fall Is a TV (Industry) Lover's Delight
MariNation  | 
9/12/2017  |  5 comments
Forget back to school. Let's get back to TV with a rush of fall industry updates.
Boom! Hulu Just Blew Up the TV Bundle
MariNation  | 
9/8/2017  |  8 comments
Maybe TV doesn't have to be just TV anymore.
Broadband Isn't What It Used to Be
MariNation  | 
8/24/2017  |  8 comments
'You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.'
Automation, IP & the New Network Edge
MariNation  | 
8/2/2017  |  2 comments
A talk with Cisco opens questions about the future of the network edge: Who controls it? Who pays for it?
What's a Little Throttling Between Friends?
MariNation  | 
7/24/2017  |  7 comments
Verizon capped the speeds on video streaming apps last week, and customers weren't happy.
In the TV Biz, AT&T Walks a Tricky Line
MariNation  | 
7/17/2017  |  1 comment
Has AT&T over-extended itself in the video business?
AT&T Parades Into Net Neutrality Protest
MariNation  | 
7/12/2017  |  4 comments
If you say the words bubble gum over and over, they lose all meaning. So it goes with net neutrality.
Where Internet TV Lost Its Way
MariNation  | 
7/5/2017  |  10 comments
I want my GoT! (The modern-day version of I want my MTV!)
Bright Lights, Smart City: A 'Street Furniture' Exploration
MariNation  | 
6/30/2017  |  8 comments
Street furniture is the new telephone pole.
Does AT&T Deserve Time Warner?
MariNation  | 
6/23/2017  |  9 comments
'Deserve' is such a strong word...
Why You Can't Quit Cable TV
MariNation  | 
6/12/2017  |  22 comments
Cord-cutting is fast losing its price advantage.
The Cable Show That Wasn't
MariNation  | 
5/5/2017  |  5 comments
The 'Near Future' is a little disheartening.
The Title II Capex Argument Is Ridiculous
MariNation  | 
5/1/2017  |  6 comments
Network investment spending continues to rise.
FCC Broadband Panel Starts on Shaky Ground
MariNation  | 
4/10/2017  |  6 comments
The first meeting of the FCC's Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee is scheduled for next week, and I'm not optimistic.
About That Broadband Privacy Vote
MariNation  | 
3/29/2017  |  12 comments
Warning: opinion piece ahead.
Lawmakers Say Lock That Box
MariNation  | 
1/27/2017  |  4 comments
There go the keys to the set-top kingdom.
Cable Has One Thing Verizon Needs
MariNation  | 
1/17/2017  |  7 comments
Verizon buying Comcast or Charter? Preposterous! Except...
It's the End of TV as We Know It
MariNation  | 
1/13/2017  |  3 comments
In 2017, TV is what consumers make it.
CES Preview: The Service Provider Edition
MariNation  | 
12/29/2016  |  1 comment
Just because it's a consumer show doesn't mean service providers stay home for the annual CES shindig in Las Vegas.
The Holidays Ride on Trojan-Horse Hardware
MariNation  | 
11/7/2016  |  3 comments
Don't underestimate the technology Trojan Horse.
Why the $&#* Would I 'Watch With Twitter?'
MariNation  | 
11/2/2016  |  9 comments
When it comes to interactive television, there are some things the pay-TV industry never learns.
Why DirecTV Now May Flop
MariNation  | 
11/1/2016  |  18 comments
Compare and contrast: A look at the price points and adoption levels for existing OTT services paints a picture of the future for AT&T's DirecTV Now offering, and it's not great.
Layer3 TV Comes to Town, Hints at Future
MariNation  | 
10/21/2016  |  9 comments
A hands-on look at Layer3 TV.
Comcast Damages Go Beyond FCC's $2.3M Fine
MariNation  | 
10/12/2016  |  18 comments
Customer service issues are costing Comcast a lot more than the FCC's $2.3M fine.
Google Plans Home WiFi Takeover
MariNation  | 
10/6/2016  |  5 comments
The understated launch of Google Wifi has potentially large implications.
Google Home Could Be Pay-TV's Nightmare
MariNation  | 
10/4/2016  |  1 comment
Google unveiled its one-two TV punch with the launch of Google Home and the Chromecast Ultra.
Powell Kills the Cable Show
MariNation  | 
9/29/2016  |  7 comments
Warning, satire ahead.
Harmonic's New Comcast Deal Oozes Subtext
MariNation  | 
9/28/2016  |  2 comments
Harmonic's warrant agreement with Comcast has significant technological and business implications.
FCC's New Pay-TV Plan: Shove It Up Your App
MariNation  | 
9/9/2016  |  1 comment
What the FCC's new pay-TV proposal means, and why nobody's happy.
Top TV Trends Heading Into IBC
MariNation  | 
8/31/2016  |  1 comment
What was previously big is only getting bigger.
Hurdles Ahead for 4K, HDR
MariNation  | 
8/29/2016  |  Post a comment
What's holding 4K TV back? Quite a few things.
Solving for the Next Netflix Effect
MariNation  | 
8/25/2016  |  2 comments
A look at what should be keeping network operators up at night.
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