The threat to cable companies that I mentioned in today's "Internet and Journalism" is now in full effect. A new study just released by eMarketer projects that US cable companies will 33 million customers this year, up from a loss of 24.9 million a year ago. Some thoughts below
Data transfer speeds are driving the change
As I suggested in the previous post, all of this change is driven by data transfer speeds.
In the past, customers who consumed video content bought pre-packaged content en ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.