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Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a short drive to Newberry to see top music acts

...Jim Jones as a child in the TV movie Guyana Tragedy, recorded albums and performed on Ralph Emery's Nashville Now cable TV show on The Nashville Network.Wilhoite had a tough time transitioning from being a child singer and child actor, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-12/ramblin-rhodes-take-s
4 in 10 US homes are cellphone only, skip landline

...Stephen Blumberg, said it could be people are holding onto their landlines because it is part of their Internet and cable TV package. Or it could mean that we're hitting a ceiling for those people willing to completely abandon landlines, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/4-10-us-homes-are-cellphone-o
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...disband for good.The company is now using the Supreme Court's own language to force broadcasters to treat it just like a cable TV company. In Aereo's view, that means broadcasters must license their signals to Aereo under a 1976 copyright law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Don't be part of the problem with political media and Internet lies

...left. A MAJOR CONTRIBUTOR to these increasingly rigid positions has been the political media. Newspapers, talk radio, cable TV and the Internet have developed highly partisan outlets specifically to cater to a particular political view. Once you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-06-21/dont-be-part-pro
Ramblin' Rhodes: Waldon offers new voice singing about small towns

...still remember the first telephone we had that was barely used, and our TV set only had three channels. We didn't get cable TV for a long time."Almost all of the 11 songs on Waldon's new CD are about the sorrier sides of life and people seeking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/ramblin-rhodes-waldon
Every Saturday was Trooper Terry time, if you had a good antenna

...12-inch portable television for my room. It was a black-and-white Sanyo, with VHF and UHF dials. Only city kids had cable TV. Forget satellite dishes.With very little effort, you could pick up the three major TV stations out of Savannah and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2014-04-19/every-satu
AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet to as many as 25 metro areas outside Northeast

...extend fiber-optic cables into each and every home. The companies have been largely content to use existing, but slower cable TV lines.Part of the problem is demand: Many applications and tasks that might take advantage of the higher speeds haven't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-21/att-explores-expansion-sup
Cord-cutter confessions: Reality TV made me do it

...CNN, for example, is a bargain at just over 50 cents (unless, of course, you only watch Fox News). "Right now, cable TV is like your electricity or water," Robert Thompson, a professor television and popular culture at Syracuse University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-10/cord-cutte
Apple, Comcast in talks about TV service

...for Comcast."Any loss of Comcast cable-TV customers to an Apple TV service...the TV service of Comcast or other cable-TV providers, or an Apple set-top...blurred the lines between traditional cable-TV and Internet-based video with its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-24/apple-comcast-talks-about-
Getting back to work

...broadcast during the Winter Olympics that featured narration from celebrity pitchman Mike Rowe, best known as host of the cable-TV show Dirty Jobs.Unlike unsuccessful government attempts to stimulate the economy through pet projects, the Wal-Mart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-18/getting-back-work