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Must-See TV, and More of It

Almost 50 million people have watched the first two presidential candidate debates. That’s... More

Fox's 10-Ring Circus

The first official Republican debate Thursday night in Cleveland was a raucous affair, more like a m

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Late Summer’s Best & Worst of the IoT

Summer is on the wane, so we (Sara Dirske, who runs our little IoT/OTT lab in Denver, and I)... More

4K, 8K and Wall Space

PHILADELPHIA — Ultra HD television took center stage at last week’s annual Tech It Out here, a

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Likely Connections for IoT Ventures

For operators eyeing Internet of Things projects, their best allies may be in the retail sector, whi... More

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SCTE Reels In Success For Cable Industry

Take it from a lifelong fisherman: Building an organization is a lot like hooking a marlin. It takes... More

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Comcast, TiVo, AT&T, Dish: Four Possible Q4 Video Strategies

It is wise to occasionally remind readers of the reason behind this column’s name, “Mixed Signal... More

Bouncing Soccer Ball Stays In NBC Net

U.S. fans of England's Premier League have gotten increasingly spoiled by TV providers here. Accordi... More

Honorable Mentions

TV viewers looking for some strong female-driven dramas have two terrific new options this summer, o

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Patrick Drahi: Europe’s John Malone or the Dutch Paul Allen?

Patrick Drahi’s Altice NV has made another big splash in U.S. cable, agreeing to pay $17.7 billion... More

Top 5 TV Spider-Men

The Internet has been in overdrive over the latest choice to play Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man

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Live Sports Gives Cord Cutters Pause

Live sports programming has arguably been the biggest driver of cable ratings so far this year, with... More

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Netflix Finds the Center of the Tootsie Pop

The wise owl in the classic 1970 "How Many Licks?" TV commercial declared it took three to get to th... More

A Number Worth Noting

15,440   The number of licensed AM and FM radio stations across the U.S. as of Aug. 20, t

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Amazon Noodling Live OTT: Report

Amazon’s got the tech platform to deliver a live over-the-top video service, and now it’s said t... More

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Death of a Dragon Slayer

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Cable Needs A Tailwind

  You would be hard pressed to find a better performing category of stocks than cable –


When the 108-year-old hickory tree came crashing through our family room on Monday night, the hou

Kids of Summer

Sometimes you can win a game just by letting your competitor make mistakes.Our cover story this we