IPTV providers' content buying decisions impact consumers

Jim Barthold, FierceIPTVJeff Weber, president of content and ad sales at AT&T (NYSE: T), said during the recent Nomura Global Media Summit in New York City that its U-verse division doesn't want to pay for sports content that its subscribers don't care about. Jim Barthold, Editor of FierceIPTV, discusses how consumers will ultimately lose out because they "pay too much to watch teams that aren't worth the money or don't get to see local teams." Read more

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