Monthly Archives: June 2012

A Changing Video Marketplace

The House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology holds a hearing tomorrow to discuss “The Future of Video.”  NCTA President & CEO Michael Powell is among the eight witnesses that will testify at the hearing which also includes representatives from the satellite and broadcasting industries, online video providers, movie studios and public interest […]

Cable: The Original Disruptor

It’s often these days that we see the cable industry described as the stodgy incumbent, supposedly standing in the way of innovation.  But almost from the very beginning, cable has been doing the disrupting, acting as a transformative force for innovation. Starting in the late 1940s, cable was created to improve over-the-air broadcast television by […]

Get Your Copy Today!

The 2012 Spring Technical Forum Proceedings are now available for purchase. These cable tech white papers are an invaluable companion piece to this year’s Spring Tech Forum sessions. Topics covered in this year’s proceedings include: Human-to-machine interaction Emerging display technologies HFC architecture enhancement Optimizing wireless networking IP video delivery Media storage and caching IPv6 performance analysis And much more […]

Cable Industry Leaders on The Communicators

ESPN President John Skipper, CNN anchor John King and COX Business Vice President Phil Meeks were featured guests on C-SPAN’s The Communicators program. They discussed a variety of business and technology issues. These interviews are the last of a series that were taped in Boston during The Cable Show 2012 for C-SPAN’s weekly series, which […]