Monthly Archives: October 2010

Thank You For Participating!

A special thanks to everyone who participated in The Cable Show’s Daily Quizzle Contest,  which ran during Cable Connection – Fall. We hope you enjoyed it. Stay tuned for more special surprises as we ramp up for The Cable Show 2011.

Daily Quizzle – Question Five

[UPDATE: Since the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo floor is closing today at 1pm CST, we will be closing the today’s quizzle at 4pm CST/5pm EST.] Today is the last day of Cable Connection – Fall with the close of SCTE Cable-Tec Expo. In celebration of a wonderful Cable Connection – Fall, today’s  Cable Show Daily Quizzle […]

Daily Quizzle – Question Four

Today’s  Cable Show Daily Quizzle question takes you to the exhibit floor at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo? Are you ready to start answering?  Submit your answers via twitter – make sure to include the hashtag #cable11quiz. The only way to win a Flip Cam HD is to play the Quizzle. The winner of today’s contest will […]

Daily Quizzle – Question Three

The Cable Show Daily Quizzle question number three is a fun one with a culinary bent. Are you ready to start answering?  Submit your answers via twitter – make sure to include the hashtag #cable11quiz. The only way to win a Flip Cam HD is to play the Quizzle. The winner of today’s contest will […]

Good News on Broadband Speeds

Earlier this month, Ookla, the company responsible for Speedtest.net (one of the two online speed tests available on the FCC’s website Broadband.gov), started publishing a “Household Promise Index” that is designed to measure the gap between actual and advertised “up to” broadband speeds.  The results?  On average, Ookla reports that U.S. consumers are receiving roughly […]

Daily Quizzle – Question Two

The Cable Show Daily Quizzle question number two is now here. Are you ready to start answering?  Submit your answers via twitter – make sure to include the hashtag #cable11quiz. A winner of today’s Flip Cam will be randomly selected after the close of the quiz at 5pm CST/6pm EST. Question Two: What’s your favorite […]

Daily Quizzle – Question One

The Cable Show Daily Quizzle is starting… NOW! Submit your answers via twitter – make sure to include the hashtag #cable11quiz and we will randomly select one person to win a Flip. Question One: Which CC-Fall session are you looking forward to the most? Official Contest Rules »

The Cable Show ‘Daily Quizzle’

Grab your smart phone and prepare to tweet! Your answer to a simple Quizzle question during Cable Connection – Fall might just win you one of five free Flip HD video cameras courtesy of Cisco. The daily question will be tweeted and blogged on each day. Just tweet your answer and include the hashtag #cable11quiz […]

Improving the CableCARD Regime

CableCARDs will again be a topic of discussion in D.C. this week as the FCC on Thursday is expected to approve some revisions to the CableCARD rules, smart-card like devices which facilitate the ability of retail  cable-ready “video navigation devices” to access cable services. We largely agreed with the proposals the Commission made in its […]