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Internet services, cable TV main consumer complaints | Local News

Internet services followed by cable TV topped consumer complaints in 2019 for Wyoming, Boone, Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mercer and Mingo counties, according to West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. Telephone services drew the third highest number of complaints in southern counties. These were tracked, based on the number of complaints received, by cell phone devices […]

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Up to 5 years in prison for violating the 2020 Cable TV Network Bill: MIB

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has requested suggestions / feedback from the general public and stakeholders on the draft “Cable TV Networks (Regulatory) Amendment Bill, 2020”. The MIB has stated that any person / stakeholder wishing to send their views / comments / suggestions on the proposed changes can do so before February 17, […]

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

The backdrop remains seemingly dark. Research on the advertising industry eMarketer recently forecast TV ad spending to fall nearly 3% this year, to $ 70.3 billion, confirming that last year’s $ 72.4 billion was an industry high. With the exception of next year’s political ad frenzy, eMarketer forecasters believe TV ad revenue will decline until […]

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Global Cable TV Network Market To Reach USD

New York, NY, March 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Zion Market Research has released a new report titled ‘Market for direct-to-home satellite (DBS) cable television networks, satellite main antenna systems (SMATV) services, multipoint distribution system (MDS) services, closed-circuit television circuits, services Subscription Channels, Cable and Other Pay-TV Services, By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin […]

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Loss of cable TV subscribers accelerates

Cable TV subscribers are leaving Comcast at a faster rate, the company reported Thursday, reflecting the impact of a consumer shift from traditional TV services to online channels and streaming services. Philadelphia-based Comcast (CMCSA) reported a loss of 125,000 total video customers in the third quarter, compared to 34,000 losses recorded by the company for […]

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Service Electric in Wilkes-Barre was the very first cable television company

WILKES-BARRE – Despite some disputes, the folks at the Service Electric stake claim to be the first cable television company in the United States, having been established in 1940. With 17,000 customers in Wilkes-Barre alone and over 300,000 system-wide, Service Electric retains the company’s primary mission of customer service and satisfaction today. Larry Shewack, who […]

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All In – The Poker Movie to debut on cable TV on Wednesday, June 5

June 05, 2013 Brett Collson All In – The Poker Movie, the award-winning documentary on the growth of poker over the past decade, premieres on cable television on Show time, Wednesday, June 5 at 7:30 p.m. ET. The documentary, created by the filmmaker Douglas tirola, features in-depth research, archive footage, and interviews with today’s poker […]