Cable & Telecom

Worldwide set-top box market doubles to 8 million in 2007: In-Stat

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The worldwide IP set-top box market almost doubled to over 8 million in 2007 as new subscribers to telco TV services required the hardware, according to research firm In-Stat. The firm’s report Worldwide Market for IP Set-Top Boxes noted that one of the fastest growing regions is North America, where subscribers often use multiple boxes. AT&T is ramping up its installations. “"IP set top box hardware features are now stable, with the exception of the integration of home-networking technologies,” said In-Stat analyst Michelle Abraham. “New features will come in software, rather than hardware, in the future.” The...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.