Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski spoke to the cable industry this morning at The Cable Show, applauding the industry for the massive capital investment made in creating broadband networks across the nation. During a conversation with NCTA President & CEO Kyle McSlarrow, Genachowski said “We wouldn’t be here talking about broadband, talking about adoption, […]
The Cable Show’s annual CIO.IT program offers panel discussions and networking events that offer focused insight to IT professionals from every industry sector. This year, the track featured the first-ever CIO.IT | Competition, a competitive program of solution-based presentations scheduled for the CIO.IT program. The CIO judges have made their decisions: In what has turned […]
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vedJX7QGCmM] The Media Reception at the 2010 Cable Show, May 10, 2010, featuring an interview with Brian Santo, Editor of CED Magazine. This experience brought to you by: Stewart Schley, Industry Analyst.
If there’s one key recurring topic at The Cable Show this year, it’s that the disruptive power of technological innovation is accelerating, upending business models and spawning rapid-fire strategy changes for both cable operators and content producers. The question of how to harness this power to keep pace with consumer expectations got a lively airing […]
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sca7pbSq5M0] Stewart Schley, Industry Analyst, takes you on the tour of The Cable Show 2010 exhibit floor before it opened on Tuesday, May 11.
A stroll around The Cable Show floor reveals at least a dozen interactive TV services built on a specification called EBIF, or Enhanced TV Binary Interchange Format. EBIF is the central building block for Comcast’s eye-popping new service, Xfinity Remote, built for the iPad and designed to allow customers to view content on the iPad […]
The buzz of the day on Wednesday was the video below that Comcast’s Brian Roberts showed during today’s General Session. Watch and be amazed. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLz72XErN8U] You can read more about this product at the Comcast Voices blog.
We now live in the digital age. But it still a period of transition and we continue to adjust expectations for modes of behavior and struggle to understand what values should be kept from the old age and what new values should be developed for modern times. To that end, a new term has begun […]
Yesterday, former FCC Chairman Michael Powell led Marc Andreessen, Time Warner’s Jeffrey Bewkes, CBS’ Leslie Moonves, Comcast’s Brian Roberts, and Fox Filmed Entertainment’s Tom Rothman through a wide ranging, free flowing, and spirited discussion of the future of content at The Cable Show’s second general session. To start the conversation, Powell asked Brian Roberts if […]
For today’s contest we are going to do something a bit different. Instead of whoever tweets the most we are going to do a bit of a scavenger hunt. Whoever is the first to post to twitter all three of the following pictures (make sure to use the #CS10 hashtag) wins a $100 gift certificate […]