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Press Release Archive

March 2017

Publication Date Title
The Economic Times 3/27/17 "In India, Jio will enable people to cord-cut and disrupt market," Sling TV's Roger Lynch
Fierce Cable 3/23/17 Cable capex: Comcast, Charter to ramp up network spending for combined $16B outlay in 2017
CBS Money Watch 3/20/17 Why reports of pay TV's demise are exaggerated
Yahoo! Finance 3/20/17 Cable MSOs Maintain Lead in High-Speed Broadband Market
Investor's Business Daily 3/17/17 Comcast, Charter Morphing Into Broadband-First Providers
Multichannel News 3/17/17 Top Cable Operators Dominate Broadband in 2016
Multichannel News 3/16/17 Top U.S. Pay TV Providers Lost 795K Subs in 2016
Forbes 3/13/17 Netflix Races To 100 Million And Kicks The DVR Hard
PC Mag 3/9/17 More People Have Netflix Than a DVR
Variety 3/6/17 More U.S. Households Now Have Access to Netflix Than a DVR

February 2017

Publication Date Title
The Economist 2/11/17 Traditional TVs surprising staying power
Multichannel News 2/6/17 NCTC Winter Confab Outlook: Walking to New Orleans for Video Insights

January 2017

Publication Date Title
Fox Business 1/23/17 Netflix CEO Explains Why His Company Keeps Growing
Government Technology 1/17/17 Is Net Neutrality in Jeopardy Under the Trump Administration?
Fortune 1/17/17 Forget the Ratings, Television Is a Growth Business with Record Profits
San Francisco Chronicle 1/15/17 In farewell speech, FCC chair warns of threats to net neutrality
Daily Mail 1/6/17 Hulu gives first glimpse of its $40 a month live TV service, and says it will launch within weeks 1/3/17 Megyn Kelly Leaving Fox News Puts New Twist on Comcast Deal

December 2016

Publication Date Title
CED Magazine 12/15/16 60 Percent of U.S. Households Not Online at Home Don't Use a Computer at Home, Survey Shows
Telecompaper 12/14/16 83% of US households have internet at home - study
Philadelphia Business Journal 12/6/16 This Week in Comcast: How big of a threat is AT&T's DirecTV Now?
Fierce Cable 12/2/16 Cable outperforms ISP industry in matching advertised speeds, FCC report says
Forbes 12/2/16 AT&T's Pay TV Business: 2016 In Review
Forbes 12/1/16 Taxpayer-Free Economic Stimulus, Broadband Investment And Jobs

November 2016

Publication Date Title
Forbes 11/30/16 DirecTV's NFL Relationship Creates Winning Formula For Sports Partnerships
Washington Post 11/28/16 AT&T just unveiled its answer to the cord-cutting wars
USA Today 11/21/16 Amazon working on deals to stream live pro sports, report says
Business Insider 11/18/16 Here's how Comcast is beating cable's blues
Multichannel News 11/17/16 Cable Broadband Dominates Again in Q3: LRG
Multichannel News 11/16/16 Top U.S. MVPDs Lost 255k Subs in Q3: LRG
The Street 11/9/16 How Worried Should Disney Investors Be About ESPN's Subscriber Losses?
The Wall Street Journal 11/4/16 Nielsen and ESPN Feud Over Cord-Cutting Estimate
Variety 11/4/16 Nielsen Stands by Report of Big Cable Subscriber Losses at Viacom, Time Warner, Disney
Los Angeles Times 11/2/16 Why the Justice Department gets it wrong in lawsuit over Dodgers channel

October 2016

Publication Date Title
CBS News 10/27/16 What AT&T's plan to upend pay TV may be missing
NBC 4 Columbus 10/25/16 AT&T says new streaming service will cost $35 a month
Ad Exchanger 10/21/16 AT&T To Acquire Time Warner, Becoming Latest Media Giant With Cross-Device Mojo
Fox Business 10/10/16 What's hard about streaming TV online

September 2016

Publication Date Title
Consumer Reports 9/28/16 Cable Bills Climb, But Most Still Sticking With Pay TV
CED Magazine 9/26/16 New Research: Around 82 Percent of TV Households Subscribe to a Pay TV Service
Yahoo! Finance 9/23/16 Americans are paying 40% more for TV than they were 5 years ago
Fortune 9/23/16 The Average Cable TV Bill Has Hit a New All-Time Record
The Wrap 9/8/16 Goodbye Cable Box -- Hello More Expensive Internet
Newsweek 9/4/16 Cable TV Still Big Business Despite Cord-Cutting Trend

August 2016

Publication Date Title
USA Today 8/31/16 Sling TV ramps up offensive against pay TV
USA Today 8/24/16 How to watch the NFL without paying for cable
Fierce Cable 8/16/16 U.S. broadband expansion slows to 15-year low, Leichtman says
Multichannel News 8/15/16 Top U.S. Pay TV Providers Shed 665K Subs in Q2

July 2016

Publication Date Title
Financial Times 7/27/16 Comcast picks up speed on the internet
Multichannel News 7/25/16 Think Outside the (Cable) Box
The St.Augustine Record 7/24/16 Online TV takes off, slowly
Hollywood Reporter 7/21/16 What's Behind Dish's Biggest Pay TV Subscriber Loss?
FierceTelecom 7/21/16 AT&T adds just 74K broadband subscribers in Q2, but expects year-end bounce back
Multichannel News 7/20/16 59% of U.S. Homes Get SVOD

June 2016

Publication Date Title
USA Today 6/23/16 Senators: Pay-TV companies often pad bills
Stream Daily 6/14/16 Sling TV launches on Apple TV
CNBC 6/1/16 Why media firms will triumph over the cord-cutting threat

May 2016

Publication Date Title
International Business Times 5/27/16 I Cut The Cord And It Sucked: A Millennial's Month Without Cable
Multichannel News 5/26/16 Post-Merger, Charter Has the Scale to Start Thinking Beyond the Cord
Multichannel News 5/17/16 Pay TV Added 10K Subs in Q1
Multichannel News 5/16/16 Top U.S. Cable Ops Add 1M-Plus Broadband Subs in Q1
Fortune 5/13/16 How Television Networks Are Planning to Take On the Olympics
Recode 5/11/16 Google Fiber is the most audacious part of the whole Alphabet
Boston Globe 5/9/16 The myth of TV cord-cutting
The Oklahoman 5/5/16 Hulu could soon launch new service with live TV, sports
Financial Times 5/5/16 US election ad spending boon a welcome respite for TV groups
The Hollywood Reporter 5/4/16 What TiVo's $1.1B Sale to Rovi Means for the DVR Pioneer

April 2016

Publication Date Title
Boston Globe 4/27/16 Sony's virtual cable service costs real money
International Business Times 4/27/16 Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Puts Cord-Cutter Fears To Rest, Adds 53,000 TV Customers For Q1 2016
Multichannel News 4/22/16 Study: Connected TV Devices Eclipse Pay TV Set-Tops
International Business Times 4/22/16 Small Cable Companies To FCC: Set-Top-Box Rules Would Put Us Out Of The TV Business
Los Angeles Times 4/8/16 Why cutting the pay-TV cord turned out to be a good move
USA Today 4/5/16 Cutting the Cord: More plan to, but will they?

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