Broadband, Broadcast & Cable

CTAM SmartBrief

Marketing news for the cable industry

CTAM SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing

AT&T's GigaPower pricing is being affected by Google

4/1/2015

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

AT&T is charging significantly less for its high-speed GigaPower services in areas where it competes with Google, such as Kansas City and Austin, Texas. In those cities, AT&T is matching Google's $70-… Read More

NAB SmartBrief

Broadcast TV and radio industry news

NAB SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Broadcasters

Broadcasters focusing on 2 key pricing issues for auction

4/1/2015

  • TVNewsCheck (free registration)

Dynamic reserve pricing and opening bids are two of the more important items on broadcasters' agenda as they work to help shape the Federal Communications Commission's auction plan. NAB says that dyna… Read More

SBCA SmartBrief

Satellite broadcasting industry news

SBCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association

Integrators can offer better service with improved ISP knowledge

3/31/2015

  • CEPro.com

Integrators can provide customers with better service by having a working understanding of their Internet service providers and common challenges that will come up, experts say. "With a small amount … Read More

USTelecom dailyLead®

Telecommunications news

USTelecom dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: United States Telecom Association

Verizon, Deloitte aim to boost enterprise security

4/1/2015

  • CRN.com (U.S.)

Verizon is bringing its global computer forensics and investigation expertise into a partnership with consulting firm Deloitte that's designed to improve enterprise responses to cybersecurity breaches… Read More

SmartGrid SmartBrief

News about the smart-grid industry

SmartGrid SmartBrief

SolarCity debuts microgrid integrated energy-storage solution

3/16/2015

  • Breaking Energy

SolarCity is breaking into the commercial energy market with the launch of its microgrid product that integrates energy-storage solutions and capabilities. SolarCity's Daidipya Patwa says the new offe… Read More

NCC Media SmartBrief

Cable industry advertising news

NCC Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: NCC Media

Comcast-Time Warner merger may result in new cable company

3/31/2015

  • BringMeTheNews.com (Minnesota)

Comcast and Time Warner are proposing that 2.5 million cable customers in 11 states be managed by a third entity, GreatLand Communications, should their merger go through. The idea is designed to quel… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Charter will spend $10.4B to purchase Bright House

3/31/2015

  • Reuters
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Charter Communications will acquire Bright House Networks in a transaction valued at $10.4 billion, though it's dependent on the clearance of the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger. Bright House has abo… Read More