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Key developments related to the enablement of mobile video services.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/16/2018
Internet video provider Netflix is still having troubles forecasting its subscriber growth, but the company doesn't seem to have problems attracting new customers as it adds more exclusive programming and benefits from increased traction outside the US.
By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 10/15/2018
Broadband Success Partners Principal Jack Burton says 5G represents a great opportunity for cable MSOs to work with 5G network operators and provide not only backhaul, but facilities -- real estate on poles, towers in headends and central offices. Cable's proximity to the customer could provide them a revenue source tied to 5G and edge computing, as well as a long-term hedge against obsolescence.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 10/15/2018
Major European provider will lay out the strategy behind its new Vodafone TV streaming service at Light Reading's Cable Next-Gen Europe event in London next month.
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By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 10/12/2018
Verizon's director of optical transport network architecture, design and planning talks about why millimeter wave technology works so well to deliver a home broadband service, and how Verizon intends to reach more places with 5G even where adding new fiber isn't feasible.
By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 10/11/2018
AT&T's VP of converged access and device technology discusses the 5G network buildout and how the carrier's focus on mobile experiences shapes its decisions on fiber use and edge networking as it races to deliver an 'immersive consumer experience.'
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/11/2018
App will support four simultaneous video streams, is akin to 'live television without a television,' AT&T Communications CEO John Donovan says.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/10/2018
New OTT offering, expected to launch in Q4 2019, will reportedly 'start with HBO,' feature fare from Turner and Warner Bros.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/8/2018
Approach illustrates the challenge faced by traditional programmers and sources of OTT video as audiences become increasingly fragmented.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/2/2018
Will use a set of prepaid channel packages to reach what it views as an 'underserved' market.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/1/2018
Ranga Muvavarirwa played a big role in helping Time Warner Cable extend IP video apps to broad mix of retail streaming platforms.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/28/2018
Operator's set-top-free, app-based 'Instant' offering is also part of the company's prepaid service portfolio.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/24/2018
Craig Moffett fears that deal for Sky could become an 'albatross' for Comcast, questions the potential to use acquisition to create a global OTT juggernaut.
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