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2014-08-26 12:24:32

Warns of Merged Company's Dominance of Spot Cable Advertising Market, Harm to Cable Companies, Small Businesses and Consumers LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viamedia, the television industry's leading independent provider of outsourced local television advertising services on behalf of cable companies, yesterday submitted a filing to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) urging the Commission to mandate conditions on the proposed merger of Comcast Corporation and Time...

2014-08-26 08:28:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog has filed formal comments calling on the Federal Communications Commission to reject the proposed $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable because the deal "is not at all in the public interest." "The consolidation of the largest cable television providers would create a media juggernaut that would stifle completion and hurt consumers who would ultimately pay higher prices for even worse service," wrote...

2014-08-26 00:20:49

- thePlatform signs multiyear expansion agreement with BT to provide cloud-based video management to IP-based set-top boxes - SEATTLE, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced it has signed an expanded, multiyear agreement with BT, one of the UK's leading providers of TV, broadband and telephony services. Specifically, thePlatform's mpx system will serve as the cloud-based,...

2014-08-25 23:06:50

Novus Medical Detox has been honored by Inc. magazine as one of America’s top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies for the second year in a row, citing their proprietary medical protocols as the key factor in their success. New Port Richey, FL (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Inc. magazine today ranked Novus Medical Detox on its 33rd annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important...

2014-08-25 23:04:01

The defense segment will be driven by the upgrade and replacement of existing electro-optic systems currently deployed among defense forces. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-electro-optical-4055616938.html (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The Latin American electro-optic systems market is estimated to grow from $1765 million in 2014 to $2170 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 3.35% from 2014 to 2020. It will be driven by defense and homeland security. Browse through the TOC of the...

2014-08-25 23:03:21

Verizon Communications Inc., a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers, today announced plans to nearly double its capacity to generate clean, reliable and affordable solar energy. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts (MW) of new solar systems at eight Verizon facilities located in five states, including California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York....

2014-08-25 23:01:23

“This may be an opportunity for Sprint as well. DirecTV and Wireless TV are two new ways to expand television offerings to a nationwide audience,” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 As the cable television industry struggles to hang on to slipping market share, new technologies and new competitors continue to move in and win business, says International Business Times, Aug 12. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment on this new...

2014-08-25 16:29:07

Deal Would Give Comcast Unprecedented Market Power & Lead To Higher Prices and Fewer Choices For Consumers WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty-five organizations representing consumers, content producers, and social justice and democracy-reform advocates called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today to reject the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The FCC is currently reviewing the deal to determine whether it serves the...

2014-08-25 16:22:13

Learn fifteen subjects in four minutes HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon FiOS recently debuted 15 online videos as part of a new bicultural campaign, "Learning at FiOS Speed." The campaign aims to show how the company steps up to the challenge of providing the best tools for students going back to school. According to the e-Learning Foundation, children with at-home access to computers average a grade higher on exams. The combination of English and Spanish videos...

2014-08-25 12:23:29

Industry-leading suite of services now called Charter Spectrum IRWINDALE, Calif., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following up its recent move to an all-digital network, Charter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR) is doubling Internet speeds, boosting its high-definition (HD) channel lineup and rolling out a new top tier of services for customers in Southern California. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110526/AQ10195LOGO The new suite of digital services titled Charter Spectrum...


Latest broadband Reference Libraries

Internet Service Provider
2013-01-20 09:16:23

An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

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2009-07-21 16:45:53

A Radio Atmospheric signal (sometimes referred to as Sferic or Spheric), is a broadband electromagnetic impulse that occurs during atmospheric lightning discharges. Sferics spread out from the lightning source and can be received thousands of miles away. A sferic, depending on atmospheric conditions, may extend anywhere from a few kHz to several tens of kHz. Sferics from far reaching storms, over 1500 miles away, are generally offset in frequency range and may be picked up as tweeks. A...

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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.