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AT&T’s Mobile TV Play

AT&T’s purchase of Aloha Partners puts Verizon’s mobile TV launch squarely in its cross-hairs. Verizon uses Qualcomm’s competitive MediaFlo technology, which already broadcasts shows like "60 Minutes" and "CSI: New York" in more than 32 markets. Aloha’s HiWire unit has … Continue reading

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Broadcasters Behaving Narrowly

When I was a TV reporter seven years ago, us journalists used to pose hard-ball questions to broadcasters about how they were going to deal with their plummeting audience share. Lower CPMs presumably meant lower ad dollars. These days, I’m surprisingly … Continue reading

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IPTV Mea Culpa

When I used to interview job applicants, I’d ask them if they know what IPTV is. "It’s television over IP,” they’d reply. "You know, Internet television." "It is not," I’d snarl. "It’s the telcos getting into television. TV over phone … Continue reading

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