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Slideshow3 Rivers Cuts the TV Cord

3RTV: Here Today, Gone On October 31
3 Rivers's pay-TV product offers a line-up of HD channels and a whole-home DVR option, but doesn't support video-on-demand, a service that is table stakes for pay-TV service providers of any size.
3 Rivers's pay-TV product offers a line-up of HD channels and a whole-home DVR option, but doesn't support video-on-demand, a service that is table stakes for pay-TV service providers of any size.

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Jeff Baumgartner
Jeff Baumgartner
6/12/2019 | 5:05:38 PM
RTC evaluating other TV options it can recommend...
RTC has a few more details about its exit from the video business posted here. Some bullet points:

-RTC will no longer provide video service in its entertainment package effective July 1.

- RTC said this is a "business decision was purely in the interest of our customers and stemmed from long-term planning by RTC's senior leadership team as part of a plan to ensure the health of the company."

-RTC is also evaluating "several alternative video options and working with national content providers" that the company can recommend. I take that to mean that it will try to get some sort of marketing or bounty deal done with an OTT-TV provider.

--JB

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