"They're independent businesses, they can choose to do what they wish to," said Aereo's Chet Kanojia at the Ad Age Digital conference today.
Years ago you could just connect a coaxial cable to your television for access to a ton of cable channels, which eventually was disabled after cable providers decided to start encrypting the bulk of those channels. And now, they're all going to get encrypted.
All week long, Comcast customers with an Xfinity TV account were granted access to full seasons of a slew of hit television shows -- thus enabling viewers to embark on what's known as binge watching (aka watching an entire season in a single sitting).
Guest Post Cablevision probably wants to continue forcing their customers to buy channels they don’t want. Here's why.
Cable TV service provider Cablevision is sick and tired of having to carry tons of channels that its subscribers don't want and, more importantly, don't want to pay for.
Intel hit CES with a number of big announcements, including a new partnership with Comcast that wasn't everything people expected.
IAC-backed television service Aereo recently announced that it's reached a deal to bring the Bloomberg TV cable network to its lineup of available channels.
Google is making some pretty big additions to its Google Fiber TV channel lineup, the company announced over the last week.
The cable industry has been a tough nut to crack for Apple, which appears to be scaling back its TV ambitions.
Google is reportedly ready to sell of Motorola Mobility's Home & Cable division for an estimated price of $2 billion.
Much like The Batman's effect on Gotham City's criminals, Google's newly announced Fiber TV service will strike fear into the hearts of big cable company executives across the country.
Comcast is finally rolling its new X1 cable/DVR set-top box for the Boston, Mass. market, with a handful of other major markets following soon after, the company announced today.
We first heard about Comcast’s enhanced TV service nearly a year …
It’s rarely a good thing when the country’s biggest cable providers partner up, but subscribers might be okay with today’s news.
Customers of Bright House, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox Communications, and Time Warner will soon be able to connect to each …
Roku’s product chief, Tom Markworth, sat down with VentureBeat at South By Southwest to show off the company’s latest, as-yet-unreleased bit of hardware: the streaming stick.
These teeny, weeny gadgets will connect smart TVs to a plethora of over-the-top content, …
It looks like Netflix chief executive Reed Hastings isn’t just thinking about the far-off future for a Netflix-cable partnership. He may already be in talks with cable company executives.
According to Reuters‘ sources, the video streaming company may already be …
Satellite provider Dish Network might unveil a broadband satellite service and a new home DVR solution called the “Hopper” at CES Monday, according to leaked reports.
The Hopper DVR will work across multiple rooms, allowing you to stop a show …
HBO is taking a giant step back from Netflix entirely; the cable network has stopped providing DVDs for Netflix’s rental service.
While Netflix can still get HBO DVDs and Bluray discs from other sources, it will no longer be able …
Soon the term “Google TV” may seem even more apropos.
The search giant is apparently in talks with major companies, including Time Warner, Walt Disney, and Discovery, to distribute traditional TV channels on top of its budding fiber broadband network, …
The television is getting more interactive, at least for Comcast subscribers.
The cable company on Tuesday announced partnerships with Facebook, Intel and others to bring social media integration and application support to its content service, Xfinity TV.
“This new experience …