News of Note—Layer3, Cox, Imagine and more

News of note

> Cox has plans to soon deploy DOCSIS 3.1 services in parts of Oklahoma, Nebraska and Rhode Island. DSL Reports article

> Layer3 TV has integrated SVOD platform CuriosityStream into its video system. Multichannel News article

> New research from Parks Associates revealed that over 50% of U.S. OTT subscription households subscribe to multiple OTT video services, up from only 20% in 2014. FierceOnlineVideo article

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> Imagine Communications announced current CEO Charlie Vogt is stepping down and that Tom Cotney has been named CEO of the company, effective immediately. FierceBroadcasting article

> Local television advertising revenues could total $20.8 billion next year, according to BIA/Kelsey’s U.S. Local Advertising Forecast. FierceBroadcasting article

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