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2014-09-24 23:12:16

Bay Area product test proves successful, gives consumers greater control and ability to find service options that match requested TV channels -- for lower price. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 10Channels.com announced expanded reach to millions of additional homes throughout the U.S, adding to the thousands already using the site to better align cable and satellite TV services with channels they watch. At a time when most people pay around $120 for about 200 channels, yet...

2014-09-24 16:23:52

Multibeam System Encompasses Whole Range of Satellites Required for Media Harvesting of Content for Today's Multi-Screen Technology DENVER, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCTE CABLE TEC EXPO -- ATCi - Antenna Technology Communications Inc., a provider of satellite communications systems, today introduced at the Cable Tec Expo being held in Denver, its Simulsat Multibeam transport antenna system designed for the full range CATV and IPTV applications. The complete RF Transport System...

2014-09-17 08:25:26

Diagnostics Tool Helps Cable Operators Detect Issues Before They Happen DULLES, Va., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FourthWall Media®, the largest independent source of cable set-top box viewing data announced today Precision Diagnostics, a tool for cable operators to monitor their physical plant to detect problems in advance of any customer disruptions. MassiveData®, a division of FourthWall Media, is expanding the return path data collected from millions of set-top boxes to...

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2014-09-15 04:22:50

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Verizon has announced plans to unveil a new Internet-based television service that will allow users to subscribe to and pay for only the channels they want to watch, various media outlets are reporting. Speaking at the Goldman Sachs investor conference on Thursday, Chief Executive Lowell McAdam said the new service is expected to premiere sometime next year and would eliminate the need for customers to pay for channels they never...

2014-09-12 23:01:54

“Companies like Verizon and AT&T are expanding into new business segments.” Says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Lowell McAdam, CEO of Verizon Communications said they would launch an Internet based television service in the first half of next year in a move which is intended to transform the traditional cable TV and satellite TV industry, says FoxBusiness, Sept 11. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “Verizon FiOS,...

2014-09-08 04:21:18

TURKU, Finland, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste's solution enables Belarussian operator COSMOS TV to utilize the existing cable network in delivering top-quality IP based services to subscribers in the city of Minsk. Teleste, a leading provider of video and broadband technologies and services, announced today the deployment of Teleste's DOCSIS Access Hub (DAH) to a Belarussian cable TV, MMDS, and broadband operator COSMOS TV. The deployment takes place in...

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...

2014-08-04 23:02:01

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "North America Coaxial Cable Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/coaxial-cable-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Transparency Market Research published a new market research report titled as, “Coaxial Cable Market - North America Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...

2014-08-03 23:00:07

ZCorum will be showing their PreEqualization Analyzer PNM offering to conference attendees along with other DOCSIS®-inspired tools. The company’s Vice President of Technology, Scott Helms, will be also participating in a panel discussion about PNM and DOCSIS 3.1 technology. Alpharetta, Georgia (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, will be demonstrating their PreEqualization Analyzer application this week at the...

2014-07-23 23:03:35

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan will appear weekly on the consumer advice television show TrustDale TV. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 “I am very excited to contribute to TrustDale TV with a weekly segment on tech,” says Tech Analyst Jeff Kagan. Over the last twenty-five years Jeff Kagan has covered wireless, telecom, cable television, IPTV, Internet and much more as an Industry Analyst. Kagan offers comment to the media as they call on a daily basis. He writes two weekly...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'