Broadband, Broadcast & Cable

CTAM SmartBrief

Marketing news for the cable industry

CTAM SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing

Discovery celebrates "Culture of Curiosity" for Hispanic Heritage Month

9/16/2014

  • Multichannel News

Discovery Networks are marking Hispanic Heritage Month in September with three 15-second spots in English and Spanish that spotlight a sushi chef, a video game blogger and a teacher whose successes ha… Read More

NAB SmartBrief

Broadcast TV and radio industry news

NAB SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Broadcasters

Clear Channel is changing its name to iHeartMedia

9/16/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Clear Channel is looking to cement its status as a multiplatform media group and align more closely with its iHeartRadio brand by changing its name to iHeartMedia. "To capture all these concepts and s… Read More

SBCA SmartBrief

Satellite broadcasting industry news

SBCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association

EchoStar offers a peek at home automation offering

9/15/2014

  • TWICE

EchoStar recently demonstrated its home-automation product at a global media and entertainment industry trade show in Amsterdam. The company's solution, which integrates the technology with TV sets an… Read More

USTelecom dailyLead®

Telecommunications news

USTelecom dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: United States Telecom Association

Windstream highlights local clients

9/16/2014

  • MediaPost Communications

Windstream Communications is looking to shine a spotlight on its client base with a video marketing campaign hosted by Tumblr, nearly a decade after carving out a niche as a provider of communications… Read More

SmartGrid SmartBrief

News about the smart-grid industry

SmartGrid SmartBrief

Sensus faces scrutiny over Nev. smart meter fires

9/15/2014

  • Metering.com
  • Reno Gazette-Journal (Nev.) (tiered subscription model)

A string of house fires across western Nevada, including one that proved fatal, has focused attention on the manufacturer of the smart meters that are being blamed for the blazes. Investigators say th… Read More

NCC Media SmartBrief

Cable industry advertising news

NCC Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: NCC Media

Some of the most popular shows for kids aren't intended for them

9/9/2014

  • Adweek

Children ages 6 to 11 aren't just watching TV programming offered by dedicated networks such as Disney Channel, Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network. They also are big fans of Nick at Nite's "AwesomenessTV… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Expo starts Monday -- register now!

9/16/2014

"Metro Transport Evolution," "Modernizing the User Interface," and "Wi-Fi: The Quest for Quality" are just three of the technical workshops. Consider what you'll learn over the four days of SCTE Cable… Read More