November 9, 2012
RSN Model—TWC’s Witmer Says It’s Changing, Not Broken
The decision-making process before choosing to carry a network—like, say, Time Warner Cable SportsNet—is far more complex than it was just 24 months ago, distribution heavy hitters said Thurs at the Covington & Burling Sports Media & Technology presented by SportsBusiness Daily/Global/Journal. AT&T content & ad
Charter has filed a request for a 2-year waiver of the FCC’s set-top integration ban, saying it needs to be able to lease to subs integrated set-tops that also support downloadable security as it completes its transition to an all-digital network that relies on downloadable security. More on the MSO’s plans.