[opendtv] Re: News: TV Service Stalls for Verizon, but Increase in Wireless Customers Keeps Earnings Strong

  • From: "John Willkie" <johnwillkie@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 09:03:31 -0700

It's hard for me to imagine that the novelty of a 45 (or more)  MB/sec
stream would soon wear off.  It was clearly noticeable to me when my calbe
company went from 1.2 MB/sec to 1.8.

John Willkie

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Enviado el: Tuesday, July 29, 2008 7:32 AM
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Asunto: [opendtv] Re: News: TV Service Stalls for Verizon, but Increase in
Wireless Customers Keeps Earnings Strong

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/29/business/29verizon.html?th&emc=th


TV Service Stalls for Verizon, but Increase in Wireless Customers Keeps
Earnings Strong 

By LAURA M. HOLSON
Published: July 29, 2008

[ ... ]

"That FiOS is already seeing a sequential deceleration is a startling
development," a communications analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein &
Company, Craig Moffett, wrote in a research report.

[ ... ]
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Once the novelty wears off, I'm not sure why this should be such a
surprise. The service is not much different, either in price or in what
it offers, from cable. And the market for MVPDs has been saturated
already for years.

Bert
 
 
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