All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘cable TV subscribers’

Pay-TV Subscriptions to Top 1 Billion This Year

Over the past few years, as the internet’s profile has risen as a mainstream entertainment service, cable and satellite providers have seen subscription numbers dropping. At the same time, purveyors of IPTV services have been seeing an influx of subscribers. The rise of IPTV has helped the overall pay-TV market grow throughout the past two years, with subscriptions hitting nearly …

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New Apple TV Could be a DVR and Set-Top Box

If anyone can fix the DVR, it’s Apple. The company has been trying to impact the way consumers watch TV for years with the Apple TV, but without cable TV content the device doesn’t do much that other online streaming content boxes such as the Roku HD or many Blu-Ray players can’t also do. This week it was revealed that …

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PayPal Teams Up with Comcast & TiVo to Offer E-Commerce on Television Sets

Get ready! Starting this Fall some cable TV subscribers will be able to donate money and buy products and services from their television sets. PayPal, EBay’s online pay service, has teamed up with Comcast Corporation and TiVo to bring the idea to life. You might recall that PayPal has been working tirelessly to bring their service to more and more …

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