“There’d be a ton of reasons” why Charter Communications “would likely pursue” the No. 2 cable operator if federal officials nix Comcast’s $45 billion stock deal, Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei told investors today at Morgan Stanley's Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. Show More Summary
The company also lost fewer pay-TV subscribers last year. It was able to overcome the disappointing subscriber trends of 2013 and accordingly its stock was up over 17% last year. We are increasing our price estimate for Time Warner Cable to $158 based on the revisions we made to its high speed data business segment and its required cost of capital.
Byron Allen, a former comedian and television host and now a television executive, is suing Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The suit alleges that despite calling itself a diverse company, Comcast and TWC only carry one black-owned channel, and that Sharpton is “a sham, undertaken to whitewash Comcast’s discriminatory business practices.” More specifically, Allen contends [...]
Byron Allen, the CEO of Entertainment Studios, continued his attacks on Al Sharpton in light of a discrimination lawsuit Allen and other African-American media owners filed against Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The suit alleges that...Show More Summary
Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Al Sharpton were hit last week with a $20 billion lawsuit alleging racial discrimination against black-owned media companies. While Sharpton and Comcast have spoken out against the lawsuit, co-plaintiff...Show More Summary
The FCC ruling in favor of the so-called net neutrality rules was a big a win for giant streaming network Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) according to BTIG Media & Tech analyst, Richard Greenfield. During an interview on CNBC, Greenfield said FCC decision on the matter was solely based on what the public wanted and not what […]
“There are three major principles that Internet-service providers – like Comcast, AT&T, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon – have to follow when sending data from their networks to your computer:”
by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable company, today announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art enterprise-class data center located in Santa Clara, California. The new...Show More Summary
Google Fiber is a hugely ambitious project and because of this it requires a lot of help from municipalities where it’s launching. GigaOM reports that Google is definitely taking a “my way or the highway” approach to getting what itShow More Summary
Consumers on Wednesday took turns praising and blasting Comcast's proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable, which would make the combined company the dominant provider of cable TV and high-speed Internet service in California.
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to adopt a contentious set of rules Thursday that, in order to preserve the freedom of consumers and content providers online, dramatically limits the freedom that Time Warner Cable, AT&T and other Internet service providers have long enjoyed....
Imagine an Internet where the wealthiest companies paid Time Warner Cable to get your attention. In that Internet, those little Mom and Pop websites, too poor to pay the fee, wouldn’t get noticed. And the Internet wouldn’t be the free-for-all it is now. Show More Summary
No stranger to turbulent skies, Comcast just fumbled another public relations situation. Could this be the final straw that breaks the Time Warner Cable merger's back?
A television company founded in part by the National Association of African-American Owned Media has filed a $20 billion lawsuit against Comcast and Time Warner Cable, claiming the companies have dealt in "pernicious, intentional racial discrimination" against entirely black-owned media organizations. Also named in the suit are the Rev. Show More Summary
Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts said Tuesday he expects the federal government will approve his company's $45-billion bid to buy Time Warner Cable and that the deal will be complete by this summer.
Brian Roberts also discusses proposed open Internet regulation, calling Title II regulation "antiquated." read more
Comcast thought the Time Warner Cable merger would be all wrapped up by now, mostly because it’s so used to getting exactly what it wants from Washington. However, it’s been a year since the proposed merger was officially announced and...Show More Summary
Television entrepreneur Byron Allen has filed a $20-billion racial discrimination lawsuit against cable giants Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable.
On Monday, Eriq Gardner of The Hollywood Reporter spotlighted how the National Association of African-American Owned Media filed a lawsuit against Comcast and Time Warner Cable which seeks "at least $20 billion in damages from the way...Show More Summary
This is seriously starting to get old. A woman in Orange County, California is the latest victim of an offensive name-changing incident by a customer service rep at a cable company. Esperanza Martinez was using a live chat feature online...Show More Summary