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Cable Subs Can Go OTT, OTA or Just Say OMG

by Allen Weiner  |  October 17, 2010

The news story has received national attention: Some 3 million Cablevision subscribers in New York and New Jersey are being deprived of Fox Network programming because Cablevision, the local cable...

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And So the Conditional Access TV Trend Begins

by Allen Weiner  |  July 8, 2009

You can stop singing the blues for the future of the U.S. cable television industry. Those clever purveyors of head ends, set top boxes and often questionable customer service have...

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Take That YouTube: Disney Goes With Hulu

by Allen Weiner  |  April 30, 2009

The long-anticipated deal in which Hulu adds ABC's prime time shows to its lineup, as well as its daytime soaps and programming from ABC Family, Disney Channel and SOAPnet is...

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Presenting At And Blogging from NAB

by Allen Weiner  |  April 17, 2009

My colleagues Andrew Frank, Mike McGuire and I will be at the NAB Show April 20-22nd, leading two sessions in and around issues related to TV 2.0. If you go...

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Podcast: Is There A Role for A Content Creation Device?

by Allen Weiner  |  March 26, 2009

In this podcast, I talk briefly about a concept that I have been pondering (and talking about) regarding the notion of a mobile content creation device to facilitate content and...

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The Mikey: Recording With Your iPod at SXSW

by Allen Weiner  |  March 19, 2009

Tyler Barth, director of marketing for Blue Microphones, demos the new Mikey, a cool gadget that attaches to your iPod, iPhone, etc.. and facilitates amazing .wav recording....

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uStream.TV at SXSW

by Allen Weiner  |  March 18, 2009

We made our way over to The Belmont, uStream.TV's headquarters for SXSW. Eager to see just how uStream put together a high-quality live streamcast, I captured the configuration (somewhat) in...

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Coverage from SXSW

by Allen Weiner  |  March 11, 2009

Sunday, March 15 marks my introduction to the multimedia wonders that await me at SXSW in Austin. Until Tuesday, the focus is on “interactive” followed by music from Wednesday on...

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Note to Yahoo! Newspaper Consortium: Think Social, Think Content

by Allen Weiner  |  March 9, 2009

Memo to Carol Bartz: It's a nice achievement that Yahoo! now has 793 newspapers in its consortium, 120 of whom are using its APT advertising platform, but this effort is...

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TV 2.0 Update: Digital Transition Complete

by Allen Weiner  |  March 8, 2009

A few weeks into my TV 2.0 project ,where I set up a viewing center sans cable or satellite, I successfully completed the digital transition by attaching a Samsung digital...

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