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Cablevision pulls plug on Voom

Cablevision Systems Corp. has announced that Voom HD Networks for U.S. markets will be no more in late January. Voom was also carried on satellite TV operator Dish Network Corp. until last May. Layoffs will occur, but some staff will stay on for Voom's international operations.
December 22, 2008

Cablevision Systems Corp. has announced that Voom HD Networks for U.S. markets will be no more in late January. Voom was also carried on satellite TV operator Dish Network Corp. until last May. Layoffs will occur, but some staff will stay on for Voom’s international operations.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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