Broadband, Broadcast & Cable

CTAM SmartBrief

Marketing news for the cable industry

CTAM SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing

Turner signs SVOD pact with Hulu covering 4 networks

4/24/2015

  • Variety

Turner Broadcasting has signed a deal with Hulu granting exclusive subscription video on demand rights to previous seasons of series on Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, TBS and TNT, along with some shows … Read More

NAB SmartBrief

Broadcast TV and radio industry news

NAB SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Broadcasters

Verizon ads for "Custom" packages won't air on Disney, Fox nets

4/24/2015

  • Variety

Verizon has been told by Disney and Fox that it won't be able to advertise its Custom TV offerings on their networks. Verizon had sought to advertise the new offering, which Disney and Fox say violate… Read More

SBCA SmartBrief

Satellite broadcasting industry news

SBCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association

Report: OTT subscription revenue to reach $31.6B by 2019

4/21/2015

  • Rapid TV News (U.K.)

Revenue from over-the-top subscriptions is expected to hit $31.6 billion by 2019, up from about $8 billion last year, according to Juniper Research. Consumers are rapidly shifting from pay-TV subscrip… Read More

USTelecom dailyLead®

Telecommunications news

USTelecom dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: United States Telecom Association

USTelecom outlines its arguments against Title II regulation

4/24/2015

  • Multichannel News

USTelecom on Thursday filed documents in federal court that offered an indication of how it will argue its case against the Federal Communications Commission's move to make broadband subject to Titl… Read More

NCC Media SmartBrief

Cable industry advertising news

NCC Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: NCC Media

Spike's "Lip Sync Battle" hits all the right notes

4/17/2015

  • Vulture

Spike TV's new series "Lip Sync Battle" is a breakout success, garnering the network's biggest audience for a series launch and leading to almost 100 million online views. The show's popularity reflec… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Deloitte: U.S. viewers now prefer streaming to live TV

4/23/2015

  • Variety

Consumers in the U.S. prefer to stream movies and television shows rather than watch live TV, a Deloitte survey found. More than half of consumers surveyed said they stream TV shows and movies each mo… Read More