Broadband, Broadcast & Cable

CTAM SmartBrief

Marketing news for the cable industry

CTAM SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing

How much do you know about these Emmy nominees?

8/27/2014

This Monday's Emmy Awards telecast featured several movie stars who were nominated for an Emmy for the first time, including Billy Bob Thornton, Matthew McConaughey and Mark Ruffalo. This quiz from Th… Read More

NAB SmartBrief

Broadcast TV and radio industry news

NAB SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Broadcasters

Radio Show panel to discuss "Radio's Storytellers"

8/27/2014

  • AllAccess.com

Indianapolis radio's Bob and Tom will join Scott Shannon and Clark Howard at the NAB/RAB Radio Show on Sept. 10 for a panel discussion called "The Magic -- Radio's Storytellers." Read More

SBCA SmartBrief

Satellite broadcasting industry news

SBCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association

Dow Electronics partners with Nest on home networking

8/26/2014

  • American City Business Journals

Dow Electronics has teamed up with home-automation pioneer Nest to distribute Nest's lineup of connective thermostats, smoke detectors and carbon monoxide monitors throughout Dow's nine-state region, … Read More

USTelecom dailyLead®

Telecommunications news

USTelecom dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: United States Telecom Association

Survey: U.S. homeowners want DIY home automation

8/27/2014

  • Greentech Media

Half of 2,000 U.S. homeowners surveyed by Lowe's cited increased security as the chief attraction of home-automation systems. Forty-six percent of respondents want to be able to remotely monitor activ… Read More

SmartGrid SmartBrief

News about the smart-grid industry

SmartGrid SmartBrief

Echelon sells smart meter line, addresses industrial IoT

8/25/2014

  • Metering.com

Echelon has agreed to dispose of its smart meter business to S&T AG, an IT systems company, for about $5 million. Once the transaction closes, the company said, it will refocus on embedded technology … Read More

NCC Media SmartBrief

Cable industry advertising news

NCC Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: NCC Media

Gravity ads bring TV spots to the Web

8/26/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Gannett is launching a series of banner ads across its news sites that automatically loads full-screen video ads. The units, known as gravity ads, are appealing to advertisers because they can easily … Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Explore compelling tech topics in Expo's workshops

8/26/2014

Enjoy technical workshops all four days at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo┬« 2014. Just three of the titles are "Cable's Internet of Everything," "Enterprise IP Video Solutions," and "Super-Charging Fiber." Get s… Read More