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Charter Deal for Bright House Depends on Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator, announced Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest U.S. cable operator, for $10.4 billion in ...
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Some Details Emerge on Comcast, Charter Spin-Off IPO

In an effort to get a more favorable assessment of its merger with Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC), Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has said it would divest about 3 ...
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Pay TV, Airlines Score Worst for Customer Service

When it comes to the products and services consumers love to hate, pay TV, Internet service providers (ISPs) and airlines have little serious competition. Neither the airlines nor the pay-TV ...
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Pay TV Continues to Bleed Subscribers

The 13 largest pay-TV providers in the United States lost a total of about 150,000 subscribers in the third quarter of 2014, compared with a loss of about 25,000 in ...
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Strong White House Net Neutrality Rules Hard on Cable Companies

One topic has been front and center for years when it comes to regulating and policing priorities on Internet traffic: Net Neutrality. Now the White House has released the start ...
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Will HBO Need a Partner to Launch Its Web-Only Service?

During a presentation at the Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) investor day Wednesday morning, HBO’s CEO, Richard Plepler, said that HBO will begin selling a digital version of its programming next ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

In a recent customer satisfaction survey that included other major telephone, television and Internet service providers, Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) finished at or ...
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NY Wants Concessions Before Approving Comcast, Time Warner Merger

The state of New York is letting Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) know exactly what it thinks about the proposed $45 billion acquisition of ...
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Netflix Asks FCC to Reject Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Monday, August 25, was the last day for the public to file comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) related to the proposed $45 billion merger between Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: ...
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FCC Wants Answers — Now — From Comcast, Time Warner, Charter

Last Thursday the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sent Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) requests for more information related to the proposed $45 billion merger ...
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Consumers Union Rips Comcast-Time Warner Merger

In a filing on Thursday with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Consumers Union (CU), the public policy and advocacy division of Consumer Reports, urged the commission to deny the proposed ...
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Wireless Broadband No Competition for Comcast, Time Warner Merger

One of the arguments that Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) makes in support of its $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is that wireless broadband is a ...
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Cable Company Broadband Subscribers Now Outnumber Pay TV Subscribers

It had to happen sometime, but the cable guys probably didn’t expect it to happen so soon. The top U.S. cable companies now claim 49.915 million broadband subscribers compared with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AcelRx, Cisco, CIT, Juniper, Pfizer, Xerox and Many More

Stocks were down marginally in Monday's early indications, but it felt more like a day looking for direction. Still, investors are seeking upside from stocks. The difference now is that ...
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Customer Service Hall of Shame

When it comes to companies we dread dealing with, we all know who they are. Let’s put it this way, would you rather go to the Apple Genius Bar to ...
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