cable television

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Synonyms for cable television

television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver

a television system that transmits over cables

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Cable companies generally "own" entire networks and are the only choice for cable service. If you experience performance problems with your cable company, you probably won't be able to switch to another provider.
CableLabs also expects an eventual merging of digital video with high-speed cable modems, and will then incorporate its currently separate DOCSYS data over cable service specs into OpenCable as well.
M2 will be available as a digital and cable service, making it one of the country's first digital stations.
Or his in-room cable service was re-running Planet of the Apes.
The package consists of a 54-plus channel cable service combined with a telephone service for $37.32.
Many people seemed unaware that cable service is ordered and billed as an optional service, or that the cable company provides a free lockout device that blocks the public-access channel.
A year earlier Virgin Media, which has more than 100,000 customers in Merseyside, suffered a 27,800 net loss of customers but it is now benefiting from a marked improvement in demand for its cable service.
A recent column about one man's difficulty in trying to cancel the cable service of his deceased dad attracted a flood of response from people, er, dying to share similar experiences with Charter Communications, which raises the question: Does Charter Communications believe that its service is so invaluable that even dead people still tune in?
A new service bundle which provides free high-speed cable service when the CIA Local Phone service is purchased has been introduced to consumers in Vancouver and Victoria in Canada by Cybersurf Corp, a Canadian ISP.
In areas with no cable service, the DBS penetration rate is about 53 percentage points greater than in areas where cable service is available.
Our position has been clear--it's a cable service and we have statutory approval over this service."
Cable Onda, a cable service provider in Panama, has selected a cable voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solution from Nortel to enhance its current service portfolio and offer IP (Internet Protocol) roadband services to its customers.
For those readers whose cable service has not been upgraded, TV Week will include a listing of the old channel assignments.
Also, because the Cuda 1000 supports industry standards that include Data Over Cable Service Interface Specifications (DOCSIS) 1.1 and EuroDOCSIS, operators can easily place the Cuda 1000 into existing networks that contain equipment from multiple vendors.