Advanced Television


Research: 66% US homes have live pay-TV

Findings from Leichtman Research Group (LRG) indicate that 66 per cent of TV households in the US have some form of pay-TV service. The percentage of TV households that have a live pay-TV service (via cable, satellite, Telco, or Internet-delivered vMVPD) is down from 79 per cent in 2017, 88 per cent in 2012, and […]

October 24, 2022

Forecast: US cable to maintain 50% market share by 2032

The US broadband landscape is in a state of shock: the two biggest cable operators have experienced a decrease in their number of broadband subscribers, reports Dataxis. According to their latest financial results for the second quarter of 2022, Comcast and Charter lost 10,000 and 40,000 subscribers respectively. If those losses are relatively negligible in […]

September 20, 2022

Nuevo Siglo adopts TiViCon DVB-Cable TV Dongle

Nuevo Siglo, Uruguay’s leading cable operator, has adopted the TiViCon DVB-Cable TV Dongle for Android TV Devices for its Cable network and its subscribers across Uruguay. By easy to access to the media, the one place for all content solution will provide simplicity for the end user to access a tailored content mix of DVB […]

September 5, 2022

Research: 670K US broadband adds in Q2

Findings from Leichtman Research Group suggest that the largest cable and wireline phone providers and fixed wireless services in the US – representing about 96 per cent of the market – acquired about 670,000 net additional broadband Internet subscribers in Q2 2022, compared to a pro forma gain of about 1,000,000 subscribers in Q2 2021. […]

August 15, 2022

Analysis: Inflation risks cable video churn

US consumers looking to cut costs amid soaring inflation could ditch cable video services in even larger droves, even as they migrate over to discounted cable wireless offerings, according to Sydney Price and Darakhshan Nazir, analysts at Kagan, a media research group within S&P Global Market Intelligence. Traditional video has been on a rapid decline […]

July 28, 2022

Cablenet expands partnership with Plume

Cablenet, a telco provider in Cyprus, has announced the start of a new era in intelligent home services. True to its promise, Cablenet has once again disrupted the market status quo. In strengthening the cooperation with Plume and bundling the HomePass Smart Home Services Suite within the Purple Max Internet proposition, Cablenet has fulfilled the […]

June 1, 2022

Prysmian, Telstra to deliver fibre network in Australia

Prysmian Group, a global player in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has announced it will work with Telstra to build a new state-of-the-art intercapital fibre network in Australia. The national fibre network project is a multi-year project which will see Telstra build a new “state-of-the-art inter-city dual fibre path” that adds up to […]

May 11, 2022

ANGA: Comfort from cable

At times, during the lockdowns, you began to wonder if you were actually missing getting up before dawn to drive to an airport to fly to a European city in order to walk around a show floor or sit in a conference. And then you get to do it again, and the answer is: “not […]

May 10, 2022

Service Electric Cable TV streamlines operations with Nrby

Nrby, a player in dynamic location intelligence for service provider operations, and Service Electric Cable TV & Communications have announced that the Nrby location intelligence platform has been deployed in Service Electric systems in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. Service Electric is using Nrby’s Nrby VU business intelligence tools and app-based SmartPin geolocation technology […]

April 21, 2022

Brazil: Intelsat establishes satellite video neighbourhood

Intelsat, operator of one of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial networks, has announced the commencement of ‘seeding’ of antennas at more than 200 cable headends in Brazil in cooperation with local vendor, Z2Gtech. Antenna seeding is an installation programme providing widespread access to cable headends across Brazil, creating a new video neighborhood on […]

March 31, 2022