Disney/ESPN, Fox, Turner and HBO in Talks on Google Fiber TV
Media companies absent from Internet giant's initial IPTV lineup in Kansas City area
By Todd Spangler, Multichannel News -- Broadcasting & Cable, 7/27/2012 10:36:22 AM
On Thursday, the Internet giant opened up registration for its ultra-fast 1 Gbps broadband service and Google Fiber TV -- which initially will have 161 channels, lacking big networks such as ESPN, Fox News Channel, HBO and Turner's TNT, TBS and CNN.
"Without the full suite of traditional cable channels, it is doubtful Google will be able to attract core TV viewers and get them to switch from traditional cable," Sanford Bernstein senior analyst Craig Moffett wrote in a research note Friday.
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