COMET Chipping Away At Comcast And Charter

By | Subchannel Report

COMET is gaining some traction with Comcast and Charter.   COMET has nine markets with Comcast through Sinclair Broadcast Group stations.  COMET has sixteen markets with Charter through Sinclair.

 MVPD: multichannel video programming distributor is not limited to, a cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.

Sinclair Owns COMET Network

By | Subchannel Report

Comet is an American digital broadcast television network that is owned by the Sinclair Television Group, a subsidiary of the Sinclair Broadcast Group with operational partner, MGM Television, a division of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. From Wikipedia.

Over-the-air television(OTA):  OTA homes calculated by subtracting MVPD subscribers from Across Platforms’ household estimates derived mapping Census county population data to television station’s coverage maps.

 

Top 25 Lineups By Subscribers Without NASA TV

By | Subchannel Report

MVPD Metrics Report pulls its data from the TV listings company TV Media. The reports are developed partly using their collected data.

Service Tier: Grouping of cable channels for which a separate rate is charged by the cable operator.

NASA TV Educates Through About 50 Million Cable Subs

By | MVPD Metrics Report

The network was formally created in the early 1980s to provide NASA managers and engineers with real-time video of missions. NASA has operated a television service since the beginning of the space program for archival purposes, and in order to provide media outlets with video footage. From Wikipedia

  SD/HD Channels: In some cases depending upon the subscribers package the TV station or network will auto-tune to either the HD or SD feed.  In other instances the TV station and/or network will have two channels on the MVPD provider one for SD (noted as SD/HD) and one for HD.

Scripps Provides Largest Number Of Cable Subs To Laff

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Over-the-air television(OTA): OTA homes calculated by subtracting MVPD subscribers from Across Platforms’ household estimates derived mapping Census county population data to television station’s coverage maps.

Laff Is Also On Dish Network In Direct Deal With Network

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Originally, Katz sold the network to affiliated TV stations via ad split but by October 2015 had moved to a carriage fees in exchange for the network get the ad inventory due to greater inventory with stations adding a third or fourth subchannel. Laff used direct response advertising as a meter of viewers before switching to Neilsen rating C-3 in late 2015. It is available on Dish Network on channels 237 and 9646, in addition to over the air in some markets.From Wikipedia.

MVPD: multichannel video programming distributor is not limited to, a cable operator, a multichannel multipoint distribution service, a direct broadcast satellite service, or a television receive-only satellite program distributor, who makes available for purchase, by subscribers or customers, multiple channels of video programming.