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Aereo, Broadcasters Get Their Day in Court

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments in a case involving a start-up called Aereo on one side and virtually every major TV network and entertainment company producer on ...
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Why Aereo’s Case Is So Important

In July of 2012, a New York court ruled that a TV-rebroadcasting start-up named Aereo did not violate copyright law by using its miniature antennas to capture over-the-air signals and ...
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Comcast Earnings Boosted by Olympics

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported first-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday. The cable operator posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.68 on revenues of $17.40 billion. In the same ...
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Why the Netflix Price Hike Is So Different in 2014 vs. 2011

The big news around the camp fire is not just that Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) beat earnings this time around, nor is it just that the company's international subscriber growth ...
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What Comcast Would Divest for Time Warner Deal

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) know they will have to part with some parts of the companies if the proposed merger is going to receive ...
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As Netflix Keeps Falling, Is Apple More Tempted to Buy It Out?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) saw its shares get hit yet again on Tuesday. The leader in online video subscription services has hardly traded up in the past two months as ...
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Pay TV Shows Troubling Subscriber Trends

The number of subscribers to pay-TV services dropped by about 588,000 in 2013, but that trend is set to reverse itself between 2014 and 2019, growing from about 101 million ...
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Netflix Payoff to Comcast Worked

In late February, Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reached an agreement with Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) for direct access to Comcast's network, with the goal of providing better quality video streaming ...
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Yahoo! Making Big TV Programming Plans

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is trying to get into the content and programming business. And in a really big way. The Wall Street Journal reports that sources say Yahoo is ...
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Six Tech and Communications Buyout Candidates From Oppenheimer

The analysts at Oppenheimer are making a single huge statement in a new research report. They see more technological change occurring in the next three years than at any point ...
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Comcast and Time Warner Cable Merger Faces Stock Shock Dilemma

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is set to get even larger in cable if it is able to get the deal done with Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC). It has ...
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Would a Dish and DirecTV Merger Be a Monopoly Today?

Shares of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) and Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) are both gaining on a Bloomberg TV report that Dish's Charlie Ergen has approached DirecTV about a possible merger. ...
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Why Apple Should Just Buy Netflix

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) investors felt some real pressure on Monday after reports have come out that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has held talks with Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: AAPL) over ...
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J.C. Penney CEO Gets Huge Raise

J.C. Penney Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: JCP) Myron E. (Mike) Ullman just got a huge boost in pay after spending a year trying to right the sinking retailer's ship. Whether he ...
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Annual Video Subscriber Totals Fall for the First Time Ever

By the end of 2013, the 13 largest pay TV providers had lost 105,000 video subscribers for the year. That marks the first year that pay TV posted an annual ...
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