Cablevision (NYSE:CVC) has released a white paper that argues that broadcasters’ ongoing legal battles with Aereo could imperil cloud-based technology and innovation, including the MSO’s remote storage DVR, Apple‘s iCloud, and other services. The whitepaper is available at www.cablevision.com/aereowhitepaper.
Bright House Networks has launched its TV Explorer website, which is intended to provide customers with information on all the programming Bright House has to offer. It’s available at tvexplorer.brighthouse.com as well as an app for the iPad and Android tablets. … Continue reading
According to ABI Research, broadband customer premises equipment (CPE) shipments at the end of 2013 are expected to surpass 147 million devices. The devices counted include modems, wired routers, and gateways. However, broadband CPE shipments are expected to grow to … Continue reading
According to the Diffusion Group, the availability of authenticated TV Everywhere services to U.S. pay TV subscribers has increased by more than 30% in the last six months. The research house says 60% of pay TV subscribers have access to … Continue reading
Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) subsidiary thePlatform has been selected to provide the back-end video management for Viaplay, a Nordic online service for TV shows, movies and sporting events. Viaplay provides both online and set-top box-based TV services. Under the agreement, thePlatform’s cloud-based … Continue reading
Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) plans to add new partners to its SEEiT social TV platform, including Cablevision (NYSE:CVC), Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC), as well as several programmers. The new partners are expected to join SEEiT as early as … Continue reading
The Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) Business Class Partner Program is expanding the suite of services available through its Intelisys, TBI and WTG partner relationships. The three sales partners will now have access to NaviSite offerings, including enterprise-class hosting, managed applications, … Continue reading
4Cable TV (OTCQB:CATV) has signed representative agreements with three additional resellers to represent the company’s products in the Northeast, the middle-Atlantic states, and additional Southern states including Texas. Joining 4Cable TV are V8 Communications, Vision Telecommunications and HPT Communications. The … Continue reading
A U.S. District Court judge has cleared the way for SMC Networks‘ trade secret misappropriation and business interference case against Hitron Technologies to proceed to a jury trial. The trial is scheduled to start on Feb. 4 in the federal … Continue reading
According to a new report from IHS (NYSE:IHS), the global market for high-speed wireless-enabled devices is set for explosive growth within the next five years as more consumer electronics products take advantage of rapid wireless transfer capabilities. Annual shipments of … Continue reading
Samsung Electronics America has licensed the Reference Design Kit (RDK) from RDK Management. The company intends to accelerate its set-top box and gateway development cycles.
Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) is rolling out two new residential voice features intended to untether the landline. With the MSO’s new Answer Anywhere service, TWC Home Phone subscribers can have calls to their home ring through simultaneously to five different … Continue reading
Boston Ballet is using Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Business Ethernet services for faster Internet speeds across all four of its locations in the Boston metropolitan area. Boston Ballet now has a redundant network infrastructure supported by 20 Mbps fiber Ethernet Network Service … Continue reading