(Reuters) - Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler reached out to the chief executives of Time Warner Cable Inc and Charter Communications Inc to convey that the agency is not against cable deals, the Wall Street Journal reported. Show More Summary
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has a message for cable chiefs: just because regulators leaned against the Comcast Corp.-Time Warner Cable Inc. merger, doesn’t mean all future cable deals are doomed.
More than a year after it was first proposed, the $45 billion merger between Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable, Inc. (NYSE: TWC) was canceled last month. The deal would have
In what could be a harbinger of shifting music industry trends, Warner Music Group CEO Stephen Cooper said on Monday that revenue from licensing tracks to streaming services like Spotify outpaced income from digital download sales.
Cablevision CEO James Dolan publicly lobbed the idea of a deal with Time Warner Cable to consolidate the New York market.
Cablevision CEO James Dolan was speaking on a stage Wednesday with CEOs of most of the country's biggest cable companies, excepting Comcast, at an event at an industry trade show in Chicago. Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time WarnerShow More Summary
James Dolan talks about deals with Time Warner Cable and others in his home market, while Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries criticizes the FCC’s “terrible regulation.” read more
Cablevision shares jolted to +7.1% a little while ago after CEO Jim Dolan acknowledged in a panel at the INTX confab something that most cable industry watchers have long suspected: He’d like Time Warner Cable — which serves Manhattan...Show More Summary
The CEO of Cablevision Systems revealed today that he’s looking to do a deal with Time Warner Cable to consolidate the New York cable market. James Dolan made the comment during a panel discussion at the Internet & Television Expo.....
David Zaslav also discusses carriage deal renewal talks with Comcast and its failed Time Warner Cable acquisition as his firm outlines the impact of currency woes. read more
Brian Roberts says theNBCUniversal broadcast TV unit's improved trends have "really taken hold." read more
If you ask Time Warner’s CEO, Apple’s Streaming TV service is a sure thing. CNET is reporting that Jeffrey Bewkes, speaking on a conference call to discuss Time Warner’s latest earnings, said he was “pretty confident” Apple was about to begin a streaming TV service. Show More Summary
The most surprising news from Charter Communications’ call with analysts this morning didn’t involve any plans to buy Time Warner Cable — although CEO Tom Rutledge says he’s still talking with Bright House Networks to possibly revive his company’s $10.4 billion acquisition. Show More Summary
Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes says he won't be surprised if and when Apple announces a streaming TV service. Bewkes expressed his confidence in a potential Apple streaming services during Time Warner's earning's call. Such a service has been widely-reported, and is reportedly aiming for a fall launch. Show More Summary
Apple’s streaming TV service has long been a force of fodder for the rumor mill, but according to Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes, it’s already a foregone conclusion. During Time Warner’s earning’s call on Wednesday, Bewkes told investors that he’s … Read more ›
Rob Marcus tells the cable giant's first-quarter earnings conference call his team will do what's best for shareholders amid expectations of talks with Charter. read more
The cable giant, whose planned acquisition Comcast recently had to abandon, is led by CEO Rob Marcus. read more
There have been rumors that Apple could be thinking about launching a streaming TV service of their own. Whether or not that will happen remains to be seen, but apparently this is something that Time Warner’s CEO Jeffrey Bewkes believes will be happening. Show More Summary
During a recent earnings call relayed by CNET, Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes said he believes Apple will launch an Internet-based television service and that Apple is "very forward-thinking" when it comes to TV. "We think Apple is very...Show More Summary
As we sip the last drops of champagne over the failure of the merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, an even bigger acquisition appears to be passing through the regulatory process with relative ease — that of AT&T and DirecTV. And with Comcast, TWC, Charter, and other cable operators all now looking for potential corporate spouses, their eyes may … [More]