It’s never easy to predict how regulatory changes will affect cable, but one thing we do know: Timely confirmations for both FCC chair nominee Tom Wheeler and Republican commish candidate Michael O’Rielly are likely, with Senate Commerce head Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) saying he plans to schedule committee votes soon and will “push for quick consideration on the Senate floor.” Here’s what we think will be on the Hill’s agenda heading into ’14.
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Cox confirmed it is discontinuing its small trial of what it called flareWatch in Orange County.
Approx 67% of purchasing HH uplift from multiplatform ads came from new customers unfamiliar with the brand and new to the category, according to TiVo.
Comcast and Cox have announcements about business services.