Scientific Atlanta and Communications Technology hosted a free Webcast on switched digital video last month, which also was one of the hot topics at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Denver. Register for the archived Webcast. CableCard Finger Pointing You know CableCards have hit the mainstream when The New York Times tackles the topic, which it did earlier this week. Read all about it here. Verizon Runs into Snags with Fiber Deployment Verizon has been going like gangbusters to get fiber in the ground for its video, on demand and high-speed Internet services, but it has had a few problems along the way. Read about the details in this USA Today story.