Broadband, Broadcast & Cable

CTAM SmartBrief

Marketing news for the cable industry

CTAM SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing

FCC demands action in Time Warner Cable's sports net dispute

7/30/2014

  • Bloomberg

Time Warner Cable has been informed by the Federal Communications Commission that "inaction is no longer acceptable" regarding its standoff with rival pay-TV providers over carriage of the Los Angeles… Read More

NAB SmartBrief

Broadcast TV and radio industry news

NAB SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Broadcasters

Remembering a legendary Boston rock radio outlet

7/30/2014

  • Boston magazine

Boston rock radio station WBCN, which shuttered in 2009, is fondly remembered in this oral history by its former hosts, producers, programmers and other insiders as a cultural force that forged a deep… Read More

SBCA SmartBrief

Satellite broadcasting industry news

SBCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association

AT&T-DIRECTV deal is cleared by 3 states, Brazil

7/29/2014

  • Multichannel News
  • TeleGeography Research

Three states -- Arizona, Louisiana and Hawaii -- that have been reviewing AT&T's proposed merger with DIRECTV have approved the deal without stipulations, AT&T Chief Financial Officer John Stephen sai… Read More

USTelecom dailyLead®

Telecommunications news

USTelecom dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: United States Telecom Association

Researchers see a future beyond TCP/IP

7/30/2014

  • Network World

Danish researchers, working with engineers from MIT and Caltech, say they have conceived of a more efficient way to deliver data over the Internet than legacy TCP/IP. The process, they say, can not on… Read More

SmartGrid SmartBrief

News about the smart-grid industry

SmartGrid SmartBrief

Senate panel calls on DOE to unify cybersecurity spending

7/28/2014

  • Roll Call (free content)

A Senate committee is calling on the Department of Energy to consolidate nearly $150 million in cybersecurity funding instead of distributing it among 11 programs under separate chains of command. The… Read More

NCC Media SmartBrief

Cable industry advertising news

NCC Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: NCC Media

Smaller providers embrace OTT, consider abandoning video

7/28/2014

  • Multichannel News
  • Multichannel News

Cable ONE has joined the list of small cable providers granting customers direct access to Netflix via TiVo HD-DVRs. The Cable ONE partnership with TiVo is part of a trend of smaller and independent o… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Examine Expo's technical workshops -- and register for Expo today

7/29/2014

Whether your specialty is next-generation customer experience, next-generation video, or next-generation networks, take your technical problems to Denver, Colo., in September and return home with tech… Read More