Dingell scores broadcasters over spectrum demands; Horizon box delayed

Cable industry news from across the Web:

@FierceCable RT @TVTechnology: CBC picks Front Porch Digital for content management. Story | Follow @FierceCable

> Rep. John Dingell sees a proposed auction of broadcast spectrum as a "bank holdup" by the broadcasters. Story.

> The highly touted Google/Apple-busting Horizon box has been delayed for several months, according to Broadband TV News. Story.

> Somewhere amid the tangle of ownership, it appears that Avenue Broadband has been sold to NewWave Communications for $50.4 million. Story.

> There's money to be made for cable operators offering wireless services according to Rogers Communications, which signed up 123,000 new wireless subscribers in the fourth quarter. Story.

> The New Jersey legislature, apparently with nothing better to do, is pushing legislation to scrap regulatory oversight of the state's telecommunications and cable TV companies. Story.

And finally ... the always entertaining Mark Cuban is the subject of a BusinessInsider Q&A.

Suggested Articles

Comcast/NBCUniversal is reportedly shifting around its management team ahead of the company’s high-profile launch of Peacock.

In recent years, a number of factors have shifted the video services landscape, including the introduction and explosive growth of OTT services.

Streaming TV services like AT&T TV Now (formerly DirecTV Now) could soon be considered “effective competition” for cable operators like Charter.