Cable television

FX and AMC among top cable TV loss leaders in 2018

The rise of streaming services has hurt cable TV and a number of premium channels have suffered in ratings, with FX and AMC leading the way. Deadline reported that a number of popular cable networks dropped in 2018 and even hugely popular shows like The Walking Dead and american horror story could save them. It […]

Cable television

Community Cable TV: Stop the FCC Rule

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is considering a rule that promotes fear of ruining the future of community cable access stations across the country. That means there will be no more coverage of the high school football game, officials at two cable access organizations said. It means a loss of transparency in local government without […]

Cable television

City of Chicago :: Cable TV

Cable television is a regulated industry in Chicago. Before a cable company can begin operating cable systems on Chicago’s public rights-of-way, a franchise agreement must be in place or state-issued licensing must have been obtained. The Cable Division of the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection monitors and enforces the compliance of franchise cable […]