New Fitch Ratings estimates seem to back up other recent reports citing a pay-TV slowdown. The group says the largest U.S. video service providers gained some 174,000 new video subs during 2012, a 55-percent decline from new 2011 customers. Fitch attributes this drop to the high penetration of U.S. pay-TV households, a mature video-service product, stagnate housing and employment conditions, and competition from alternative distribution platforms.

The Daily

Subscribe

Cox, Vegas Take Smart City Step

Cox and the city of Las Vegas have begun a pilot program to trial Cox2M’s smart curbside management solution.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB? VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.