cable box


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cable box

n.
An electronic tuning device, often including a descrambler, that allows channels transmitted by cable to be selected for viewing on a television.
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A COUPLE who thought they had unearthed an old cable box in their back garden were stunned to find it contained [euro]44,000 of treasure.
The box looks like a space-age cable box, a game console or a contemporary speaker.
Pai, who previously served as an FCC commissioner, has been a vocal critic of past high-profile FCC moves under Wheeler, describing the cable box proposal as a " (http://www.ibtimes.com/cable-tv-set-top-boxes-are-becoming-obsolete-so-why-fcc-trying-regulate-them-2387266) 20th-century approach to a 21st-century problem" during its initial vote.
The agency is poised to vote on a number of key and controversial agenda items this week, including Wheeler's long-standing bid to send the cable box into extinction -- a move that would cost the cable industry $21 billion in rental fees.
This could mean that once connected, users won't have to switch between the cable box and Mi Box for content, but rather use the Mi Box directly.
Electricity was cut to properties on and around Spinkfield Road in Birkby for almost eight hours after an underground link cable box caught fire at 1.20am yesterday.
The company says a separately mountable cable box comes complete with its own fixings, allowing it to be mounted before installing the drive.
The touchscreen device--which looks more like a smartphone than a standard remote--links to your TV, cable box, Apple TV, Roku, Xbox and more, allowing you to control multiple platforms without switching remotes.
I drive along Cambridge Road at least once a week and the cable box at the junction of Cambridge Road and Roman Road is a disgrace.
John Malone's Liberty Global empire, which owns a significant stake in Charter, already has begun to add YouTube to some of its cable TV properties in Europe, with impressive results: Ever since Liberty subsidiary UPC Direct in Hungary added YouTube's app to existing cable boxes through ActiveVideo's technology, 68% of UPC's subscribers with access to the app have used it to watch YouTube through their cable box, with sessions averaging 45 minutes a day--while still watching lots of cable TV as well.
Cadyce to tap the Indian market with entire range of structured cabling solutions including keystone Jacks, Faceplates, Cat6 patch cords, Cat6 Patch Panels, Cat6 Cable box and also cable management tools like Network Cable Tester, RJ-11/RJ-45 Crimping tool and Punch down Tool.