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A combination of the No. 1 and No. 2 U.S. cable companies would have put nearly 30 percent of TV and about 55 percent of broadband subscribers under one roof, along with NBCUniversal, giving the resulting behemoth unprecedented power over what Americans watch and download.
The digital divide is being sliced in two Western states where a rural telecommunications provider, Nemont Telephone Cooperative of Scobey, Mont., and the city of Santa Fe, N.M., have taken it upon themselves to fill the gap between narrowband and broadband.
The Justice Department had raised concerns over the proposed $45.2 billion merger, which would have brought nearly 30 percent of TV and about 55 percent of broadband subscribers under one roof.
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Merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable is falling apart. There has been intense scrutiny from regulators, as the $45 billion deal would have handed Comcast up to 57 percent of the broadband Internet market and 30 percent of pay TV customers. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why the companies might be unplugging the deal.
Comcast Corp. announced Friday that it has withdrawn its planned $45-billion takeover of Time Warner Cable, ending a 14-month quest to create a cable TV and broadband behemoth.
Under the $45 billion takeover, the companies would have controlled as much as 57 percent of the nation’s broadband market.
The air of inevitability that once hung over the deal dissipated for months as the debate over net neutrality played out in Washington.
Maybe there won't be a nation-spanning broadband monopolist after all.
Adding a $70 antenna is the update that magically turns ISP Cabelvision's Optimum broadband service into a so-called 'Cord Cutter' package.
The merger would have united the country’s two largest cable operators and reshaped the country’s video and broadband markets.
Cablevision Systems Corp. is pitching new packages that combine broadband service with a free digital antenna to pick up local television signals in a bid to secure the loyalty of consumers who are tired of rising pay-TV bills and are dropping those connections.