Tag: Comcast

Will Disney’s OTT service matter to Netflix?

Disney launches its own OTT service next year into a market where Netflix has spent its way to the top. Will Disney’s offer be too little too late to catch up? Or is there room for another big OTT player? As an over-the-top (OTT) operator Netflix,... Read More

Comcast may soon control what you pay to watch your favorite sports teams

Comcast and Fox could merge—their networks carry 59 NBA, MLB, and NHL teams in US. Comcast’s planned purchase of 21st Century Fox properties would give the cable company ownership of the “vast majority” of regional sports networks... Read More

NFL Is Going #OTT to Stream Games — Who’s the Digital Bully?

Long thought to be one of the linchpins of the cable bundle, the National Football League has acknowledged that it needs to appeal to a wider audience of consumers by going over-the-top (OTT) and bringing in consumers who want to watch the games via... Read More

What does cable-company consolidation mean for it’s customers?

Let me be brief. Cable companies are racing to reinvent themselves as the cord cutting is at an all time high.  Over the past 12 months – the cost for sports and TV continue to rise, while in the past 12 months – more than 500,000 TV... Read More

NBC Sports Network gets prepared to battle ESPN.

Earlier this year, Comcast’s acquisition of NBC Universal created a regional sports network and digital platform.  NBC began to lay the foundation to rival the “powerhouse” ESPN and challenge its dominance in the sports media world.  The... Read More