Posts Tagged ‘television‘

Legacy Cable Operators in Austin Are Terrified of Google Fiber

Link: Legacy Cable Operators in Austin Are Terrified of Google Fiber The power dynamic will not shift overnight, but the newly announced launch of Google Fiber in the tech-savvy gulch that is Austin, Texas, has legacy cable operators shaking in their boots. And with good

Viewers are already changing the way they watch TV and that inflated cable and satellite bills are starting to take an affect on the bottom line. Last year was the first year that cable subscriptions not only stopped growing, but took a small dip from

This is the future of TV – Quartz

Link: This is the future of TV – Quartz ∙ Cord cutting is real; it’s just not what you think it is. It’s a great irony that TWC has built an app for Roku, which was not long ago seen as a device for cord

Reed Hastings on Arrested Development, House of Cards…

Link: Reed Hastings on Arrested Development, House of Cards… Netflix now has about 30 million streaming subscribers worldwide, more than 25 million in the United States, in addition to about 8 million people—admittedly dwindling daily—who still pay to get DVDs in the mail. At $7.99

With ‘House Of Cards,’ Netflix Begins The Future Of TV (huffpo)

Link: With ‘House Of Cards,’ Netflix Begins The Future Of TV (huffpo) After crunching the numbers, the Atlantic Wire’s Rebecca Greenfield notes that Netflix will need an additional 520,000 subscribers to cover the $100 millon cost of the project — not a significant increase, percentage-wise,

So don’t be too shocked if something as insanely impractical as the C’SEED 201-inch home theater behemoth becomes ubiquitous. The Porsche-designed outdoor TV screen, billed by C’SEED as the world’s largest, features a high-resolution display comprised of 725,000 LEDs all working synchronously to project as

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