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FCCers, Alumni Rise to ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

The Federal Communications Commission is getting in the spirit of the August ALS research-funding ic... More

Nightmare Revisited

I remember exactly where I was on Aug. 8, 1974, when I learned that President Nixon would be resigni

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Take the Instance, For Instance

    Last week, while wandering through yet another “cloud” conversation and ... More

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Google Fiber Jumping Sharks

At least Google showed a sense of humor as well as a science lesson regarding a shark attack on... More

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Summer Baseball Heats Up On Cable

  As we enter into the dog days of summer, the Major League Baseball season really starts to... More

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ACA/NCTC 2014: 2 Top Leaders

  The Pittsburgh-headquartered American Cable Association (ACA), and its sister organization... More

Some 10 O'Clock Show Reviews

A few previews of shows I recommend early on this week:   Longmire, A&E, series 3 pre... More

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It’s Your Move, JB

With all the talk around 21st Century Fox’s pursuit of Time Warner Inc., something I fear is getti... More

Charlie’s Angle

Charlie Ergen may play up the homespun side of his nature at times – make no mistake, this guy is

'Forget It'

The broiling carriage dispute between Time Warner Cable’s SportsNet LA and DirecTV took a nasty tu

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Can’t Beat the Big Screen for Streaming

Smart TVs are in demand among consumers that want to extend their TV watching beyond traditional T... More

Reynolds Rap More Reynolds Rap →

Imagine…The World Cup, LeBron

  Imagine if the U.S. men’s national team were in the World Cup final. Our nation would be... More

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TiVo Has ‘BIG’ Plans For CEDIA

TiVo isn’t letting the cat out of the bag yet, but the company clearly has some new product plans ... More

Whatever It Takes

Suddenlink Communications isn’t revealing a lot of technical detail for “Operation GigaSpeed,”

Netflix Numbers

Netflix flat out doesn’t disclose usage stats for any of its content, let alone its most popular o

Is Faster Always Better?

With Verizon Communications pushing out FiOS upgrades that enable the telco to pump out symmetrical

Squee! BBC America's The Musketeers

Television Critics Association, Beverly Hills - Well, this could be great fun… BBC Americ... More

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Honorable Mentions

TV viewers looking for some strong female-driven dramas have two terrific new options this summer, o... More

Cable Needs A Tailwind

  You would be hard pressed to find a better performing category of stocks than cable –


When the 108-year-old hickory tree came crashing through our family room on Monday night, the hou

Kids of Summer

Sometimes you can win a game just by letting your competitor make mistakes.Our cover story this we