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Charter’s SVP Says They Have to “Become Better” At Delivering Content People Want in the Face of Cord Cutting

Today at the Pay TV Show in Denver, Gary Schanman, the SVP of Video Products at Charter Communications, opened up about cord cutting. Schanman says everyone wants content; we have to figure out how they want their content. Charter has to “become better” at delivering the content people want. The moderator, Mike Dano from Firececable, […]

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Spectrum Is Shutting Down Their Cloud Drive Service

This week Spectrum started to contact customers to notify them that effective May 15, 2018, they will be shutting down their Cloud Drive. The Spectrum Cloud Drive is a secure online service that lets you automatically back up and share important files such as photos, videos, and music. Files stored on the Cloud Drive can […]

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Charter is Testing 5G Home Internet in 6 Cities

For some time now we have known that Charter has been working on 5G home internet. Now they have announced six cities that Charter will test out 5G home internet. 5G home Internet promises to bring fiber Internet speeds without the cost of running fiber to each house. With 5G you will be able to get […]

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Charter’s CEO Blames Password Sharing “Piracy” For Their Subscriber Losses

This week Charter reported a net loss of 104,000 traditional video subscribers in the third quarter 2017. Other companies have blamed hurricanes and other pressures, but Charter’s CEO is blaming password sharing. “There’s a lot of pressure on the video business,” Charter’s CEO Thomas Rutledge said. “The biggest pressure is price. But the second biggest […]

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Charter’s Pay TV Subscriber Losses Speed Up

Charter’s Spectrum TV service saw a big jump in the number of lost subscribers. According to their third quarter 2017 report, their pay TV subscribers dropped by 104,000. That is a noticeable increase from the 47,000 they lost in the same quarter 2016. Charter now has about 16.5 million US customers. There is some good […]

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