Roamio, TabletTV, and Dish’s ‘Griddle,’ Join Sling and The Disruptors

Reviving The Internet TV Trend; A Huge Challenge to Traditional Pay TV1/09/2015 7:45 AM Author: Jimmy Schaeffler The top headline above deals with video services and in-home consumer devices. Yet, someone young and new to the media and telecom industries might easily confuse this title with groups and music stars among their youthful music and entertainment. Indeed, “Sling and The… Read More

CMO Today: FCC Eyes Over-the-Top TV Players

Here’s your morning roundup of the biggest marketing, advertising and media industry news and happenings. Send tips, suggestions and complaints tomike.shields@wsj.com. Click here to read CMO Today in your email inbox daily. WEB TV, MEET FCC: A slew of companies are looking to disrupt the cable TV universe with Web-delivered TV packages. But just how disruptive companies like Sony, Dish… Read More

DirecTV Shows a Need for AT&T

Pay TV Alone Isn’t Enough as Consumers Want More Broadband By SHALINI RAMACHANDRAN CONNECT May 1, 2014 7:41 p.m. ET The world has become a tougher place for DirecTV since 2010, when AT&T Inc. unsuccessfully tried to buy the satellite-TV operator. After years of outperforming the rest of the pay-TV industry, subscriber growth has slowed sharply while programming costs are… Read More