Cable television

How Spectrum’s Digital Conversion Affects Cable TV Consumers

Charter Communications has a tough job ahead as it distributes more than 4 million control boxes this year to accommodate the cable TV company’s move to an all-digital system. What this means for the typical cable customer: Plugging a coaxial cable into the back of the TV won’t work. A box, or other digital adapter, […]

Tv commercials

NBC to cut primetime TV ads starting in Q4

Consumers have a number of video streaming options that involve little or no business interruption, and that’s bad news for the industry. The lack of ads and contracts associated with streaming services have made them a popular alternative to cable and satellite. As a result, NBCUniversal will take drastic measures to make its own networks […]

Tv commercials

NBC will cut primetime TV ads starting in the fourth quarter

Consumers have a number of video streaming options that involve little or no business interruption, and that’s bad news for the industry. The lack of ads and contracts associated with streaming services have made them a popular alternative to cable and satellite. As a result, NBCUniversal will take drastic measures to make its own networks […]