Cable television

If the cable TV industry is shrinking, why is Comcast growing?

The backdrop remains seemingly dark. Advertising Industry Research Team eMarketer recently forecast TV ad spending to fall nearly 3% this year to $70.3 billion, confirming last year’s $72.4 billion was an industry high. With the exception of next year’s political ad binge, eMarketer forecasters estimate TV ad revenue will decline at least through 2023. Blame […]

Tv network

New Cubs TV network to air in Des Moines, but still no Marquee deal for Comcast Chicago viewers – Chicago Tribune

The Marquee Sports Network struck a deal with another cable company to carry the new Cubs TV network in February, but most Chicago pay-TV subscribers remain in the dark — at least for now — at the moment. approaching the launch scheduled for February 22. Marquee, a partnership between the Cubs and Sinclair Broadcast Group, […]