It's that time
of year, as companies report their results for the first quarter, already we've seen two benefit from high definition.
as a result of adding customers in phone video and high speed internet, as well as adding DVR's and high
definition for existing digital cable customers.Sony beat expectations
due to investments and gained
marketshare in the flat screen TV market, but still had a loss over the quarter.
As the market of HDTV
owners and interested buyers continues to grow, it will be interesting to see how it affects the various device and
content providers' businesses. We'll probably keep an eye on the Time Warner
to see if they have any updates.
[Note: I am a Comcast employee and stockholder. I don't own
stock in Sony, but I did love my Betamax player in what some would consider an inappropriate fashion.
[Oh yeah, and Time Warner owns AOL, who owns this blog, I think I'm disclaimered up now, but you never know, so
watch for updates