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Biography for Paul Gluckman

Paul Gluckman, Executive Senior Editor, is a 30-year Warren Communications News veteran having joined the company in May 1989 to launch its Audio Week publication. In his long career, Paul has chronicled the rise and fall of physical entertainment media like the CD, DVD and Blu-ray and the advent of ATSC 3.0 broadcast technology from its rudimentary standardization roots to its anticipated 2020 commercial launch.

Recent Articles by Paul Gluckman

Dish Network’s First 5G City in Late Q3 Will Be a Big NFL Market: Ergen

Getting a big city “up and operational” with a “beta” 5G service will be Dish Network’s “first major milestone” in its deployment buildout, Chairman Charlie Ergen told a Q4 call Monday. “As we open up our first city, we’ll have…Subscribe to Read >>

Ericsson CEO Worries Europe ‘Falling Behind’ in 5G Deployment

5G “is increasingly gaining momentum around the world,” said Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm on a Q4 call Friday. But the executive worries that Europe risks falling woefully behind other global regions in 5G deployments and subscription activations, he said.Subscribe to Read >>

AT&T CEO Defends Streaming, as Analysts Are Cautious on C-Band Spending

AT&T's chief defended the telco's controversial decision to stream on its own HBO Max its entire 2021 film slate, as analysts reacting to Q4 results were cautious about the carrier's FCC C-band auction spending. Analysts note the company was probably…Subscribe to Read >>

AT&T CEO Calls Warner Pictures' Windowing Changes 'Win-Win-Win'

AT&T’s decision last week to release Warner Pictures' full 2021 film slate on HBO Max in a one-month streaming exclusive simultaneously with the movies’ theatrical release (see 2012030054) was born of the realization that “we probably needed to try something…Subscribe to Read >>

Verizon to Be Picky Choosing Content Partners, Says Vestberg

Verizon’s agreement to offer discovery+ free to subscribers on select plans (see 2012020049) won’t be its last partnership with a content company, but it will be selective, Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg told a virtual UBS investor conference Tuesday. “We’re not…Subscribe to Read >>