The FCC released version 2.0 of its broadband map, with the agency making huge strides from its first attempt at creating the resource. Read More
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TEGNA Looking Forward After Standard General Deal Fail
TEGNA is finally speaking out after the dissolution of its combination with Standard General, and its leadership is as confused as everybody else about the FCC’s response to the deal. Read More
Grand Slam: Solomon Talks Tennis Channel’s 20th, DTC Plans
We chatted with Ken Solomon about where the Tennis Channel has been and where it’s going as a division of Sinclair. Read More
Nexstar Nervous About M&A, Sports Going to Streaming
As the dust of the Standard General-TEGNA merger failure settles, Nexstar leadership is concerned about how the events at the FCC could impact broadcasters long term. Read More
DirecTV Wins Commercial Distribution of Sunday Ticket
DirecTV will still have a hand in the distribution of NFL’s Sunday Ticket. It has struck a multi-year partnership with EverPass Media, the jv between the NFL and Redbird Capital, that designates DirecTV for Business as a provider of the football package for commercial locations nationwide. Read More
Charter Has Skinny Video, Too
While Comcast made headlines for the launch of its Now TV skinny streaming package this week, Charter has already been in the market with some lighter video offerings. Read More
Just Released – The Cablefax 100
The Cablefax 100 is here! Cablefax celebrates the top Operations and Content leaders in its annual must-read magazine Read More
Sinclair Sells Majority Stake of Stadium to Bulls Owner
Jerry Reinsdorf, the owner of the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Bulls, is taking majority control of Stadium from Sinclair Broadcast Group. Read More
Debt Ceiling Watch
With Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy reaching a deal on the debt ceiling, all eyes turn to the House. At press time, House Rules Committee members were considering whether to advance the proposal. Read More
Q&A With Amdocs Division President of Communications, Media and Technology, Pablo Cella
Q&A With Amdocs Division President of Communications, Media and Technology, Pablo Cella Read More
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