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Feb 7: Cablefax 100 Nomination Deadline
Feb 10-12: Caribbean Cable Telecommunications Association Annual Meeting; The Bahamas
Feb 16-18: NCTC Winter Educational Conference; Las Vegas
Feb 24-27: MWC 2020; Barcelona
March 17-19: ACA Connects Summit; DC

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“The video strategy has been pretty consistent… People watch a lot of video as part of News Feed. But… just straight consuming a lot of video on News Feed was displacing some of the social interactions… We started creating a separate tab, Watch… You can think about the content acquisition that we do there as more along the lines of either marketing or bringing new people into the experience. We’re not building out a subscription service or anything like that. — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the company’s 4Q19 earnings call

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Ergen Says: Too Bad Sinclair Didn’t Own Fox RSNs in July

DISH’s subscriber metrics seem to be stabilizing following the loss of Sinclair’s stable of RSNs in late July. Its 4Q net pay TV loss narrowed to 194K subs from 334K a year ago.

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