Advertisements



Is Telecom-Cable TV-Media Convergence Inevitable?

Rapid technological advancement is gradually redefining the parameters of the telecommunications, cable TV and media industries. Rapid technological adva.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 14th, 2017

Is Telecom-Cable TV-Media Convergence Inevitable?

Rapid technological advancement is gradually redefining the parameters of the telecommunications, cable TV and media industries. Rapid technological adva.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 14th, 2017

Multimedia Wars: To The Victors, Go The Investment Spoils

Consolidation among media, telecom, cable, and Internet companies is accelerating, posing huge opportunities and risks for investors. We sort through the frenzied activity to pinpoint a big winner... as well as a likely loser......»»

Category: blogSource: investingdailyMar 23rd, 2017

Brave New Whirled

The cable, media, and telecom landscape is about to undergo a radical transformation......»»

Category: topSource: investingdailyMar 17th, 2017

Verizon Is Weighing a Combination With Cable Firm Charter

Verizon Communications is exploring a combination with Charter Communications that would unite two giants in search of growth in a rapidly consolidating media and telecom landscape......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 26th, 2017

Verizon, Charter said to be exploring deal, putting John Malone center stage — again

Verizon has reportedly approached Liberty Media's Greg Maffei about exploring a deal combining the telecom giant and cable company Charter Communications, potentially putting John Malone at the center of a deal reshaping the media and communications indu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 26th, 2017

AT&T Set to Buy Time Warner in $85B Blockbuster Deal

AT&T Inc. is set to announce as early as Saturday an $85 billion deal to buy Time Warner Inc., sources familiar with the matter said, giving the telecom company control of cable TV channels HBO and CNN, film studio Warner Bros and other coveted media ass.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 22nd, 2016

AT&T, Time Warner deal could come Monday -sources

AT&T is in advanced discussions to acquire Time Warner , sources said on Friday, in a deal that would give the telecom company control of cable channel HBO, the CNN news network, film studio Warner Bros and other media assets......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 21st, 2016

AT&T bids for Time Warner, 21st Century Fox not interested: sources

(Reuters) - AT&T Inc is in advanced discussions to acquire Time Warner Inc , sources said on Friday, a deal that would give the telecom company control of cable channel HBO, the CNN news network, film studio Warner Bros and other media assets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 21st, 2016

AT&T in advanced talks to buy Time Warner: sources

(Reuters) - AT&T Inc is in advanced discussions to acquire Time Warner Inc , sources said on Friday, a deal which would give the telecom company control of cable channel HBO, the CNN news network, film studio Warner Bros and other media assets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 21st, 2016

Will There Be a Bidding War for 21st Century Fox"s Major Assets?

According to CNBC, media and cable giant Comcast approached 21st Century Fox about potentially acquiring a good portion of its assets. And interestingly, Comcast would .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nyt3 hr. 39 min. ago

John Malone Describes Amazon As "Death Star" Moving "In Striking Range Of Every Industry On The Planet"

Famed cable and media investor John Malone, a man who repeatedly manages to cobble toge.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge22 hr. 40 min. ago

Viacom, Charter Strike Carriage Deal

Media giant Viacom and cable operator Charter Communications have finalized an agreement to deliver Viacom’s networks to Charter’s 16.6 million Spectrum cable subscribers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 15th, 2017

Exclusive- Rupert Murdoch discussed buying CNN

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch place two calls to the head of AT&T inquiring about the possibility of buying cable news network CNN, sources told Reuters exclusively on Friday......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 10th, 2017

Trump"s CNN attacks may hobble legal case to block AT&T-Time Warner deal

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's broadsides against cable network CNN may complicate the U.S. government's legal case if it decides to block AT&T's deal to buy media company Time Warner, according to legal experts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2017

AT&T CEO Open to Suing Federal Government Over Time Warner Merger

Possible court fight. AT&T will not sell cable network CNN to win antitrust approval of its proposed $85.4 billion purchase of media company .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 9th, 2017

Murdoch May Be Trying to Shrink His Media Empire

Rupert Murdoch's possible interest in selling his movie studio and cable operations to Disney could indicate growing pressure from tech giants like Netflix and Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcNov 9th, 2017

U.S., AT&T at odds over CNN in Time Warner deal

U.S. antitrust regulators and AT&T sparred over whether the wireless carrier would be required to sell Time Warner's CNN cable network as a condition of approval of its deal to buy the media company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 8th, 2017

Selling CNN does not fix AT&T deal for Time Warner: Justice Dept officials

U.S. Justice Department officials said on Wednesday that selling cable channel CNN would not solve antitrust concerns about AT&T Inc's deal to buy media company Time Warner Inc......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2017

U.S., AT&T at odds over CNN in Time Warner deal

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. antitrust regulators and AT&T Inc sparred on Wednesday over whether the wireless carrier would be required to sell Time Warner Inc's CNN cable network as a condition of approval of its deal to buy the media company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2017

Timing of AT&T-Time Warner Deal Closing "Now Uncertain"

A top AT&T executive warned that the company is unsure about the timing of its planned takeover of Time Warner, as the combination of the telecom and media giants faces extended antitrust review......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 8th, 2017