Dolan Unveils 21-Channel HD DBS Network
By Mike Farrell -- Multichannel News, 10/20/2003
Abstract: New York—Cablevision Systems Corp. chairman Chuck Dolan took the wraps off his Voom HDTV satellite service here amid much fanfare last week, unveiling a surprisingly robust offering of original and already available HD channels — but leaving lingering questions about its funding and prospects for long-term success.
Voom Has Big Holes In Basic-Net Lineup
By R. Thomas Umstead -- Multichannel News, 10/20/2003
Cablevision Systems Corp.'s ambitious Voom direct-broadcast satellite service features a cornucopia of HDTV networks — but does have some holes in terms of existing high-definition services. Where it really has holes, though, is in the standard-definition lineup. Cablevision executives say they are talking to all potential parties about distributing their services in standard- and high-de...