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2 hrs ago | Benzinga

What's Next As More Consumers Shift From Cable TV To The Internet?

An important electronic milestone was reached in June. It underscored the ongoing seismic shift in how most consumers now get their news, information and entertainment.


Related Topix: Universal Studios, thePlatform, Comcast, Media, Universal Pictures, Television, Universal Television Group

6 hrs ago |

Insider Selling: Time Warner Cable CEO Sells 16,000 Shares of Stock

Time Warner Cable CEO Robert D. Marcus sold 16,000 shares of Time Warner Cable stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 20th.


Related Topix: Telecom, Time Warner Cable, NaviSite

10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Comcast Takes the Netflix Fight to College Campuses

A new Comcast streaming TV service for college campuses, formally launched Thursday in a handful of schools, holds the promise of reducing schools' bandwidth costs over time, college officials say.


Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, Comcast, Lasell College, Bridgewater College, University of Delaware

11 hrs ago | KXVO

UPS says customer information at risk following hack

Another day, another security breach.The latest global firm to suffer at the hands of villainous hackers is logistics giant UPS, or, to be precise, retail chain The UPS Store, a subsidiary of UPS.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Comcast

15 hrs ago | Media Research Center

Nicki Minaj, MTV and Pornified Pop

The 2014 MTV Music Awards air Sunday night, and Nicki Minaj's new video " Anaconda " is finally out.


Related Topix: Comcast, Universal Studios

16 hrs ago | Business Wire

Comcast Brings TV to Every Screen for Colleges and Universities

The service, which is included with room and board for students living in on-campus housing, will be available this fall at Bridgewater College, Drexel University, Emerson College, Lasell College and the University of Delaware.


Related Topix: Universal Studios, Comcast, Bridgewater College, Emerson College, Lasell College, Drexel University

20 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

Debunking Consumerist Bogus Claim Mobile Data Does Not Compete with Cable

Pro-regulation interests often resort to highly misleading arguments to advance their cause.


Related Topix: Comcast, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

Invest Wisely Or Prepare For Sticker Shock: A Message For All Parents

Are you the type that walks straight into the path of an oncoming train or do you grab the bull by the horns? An article in today's Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times reported on the Agriculture Department's new "Expenditures on Children and Families" report.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Kimberly Clark, Paper, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Journal of the San Juans

CenturyLink faces $173K in fines for November outage

Left; state Sen. Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, joins David Danner and Phillip Jones of the state Utilities and Transportation Commission, at a Dec. 8 investigation in the November telecomm outage, in Friday Harbor.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel, Friday Harbor, WA, San Juan County, WA


How To Profit From The Internet Of Things

The answer is the burgeoning Internet of Things , in which seemingly ordinary objects are interconnected in order to automate everyday tasks.


Related Topix: Comcast, Apple, Startups, IBM, Google, WebMD

Light Reading

CenturyLink Launches Private Cloud Services in 57 Data Centers

CenturyLink, Inc. today announced the availability of CenturyLink Private Cloud, a new cloud service that delivers the agility and innovation of public cloud but with the physical isolation, dedicated hardware and security standards that many large enterprises require.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel

WFIE-TV Evansville

Raycom Media, WAVE 3 negotiating with DirecTV

At WAVE 3, nothing is more important to us than providing Kentuckiana with the very best in local news and weather, along with your favorite NBC programming.


Related Topix: Directv

Business Journal

The Take: AT&T scrutinized over special access and SeaWorld drops its appeal

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is moving ahead with plans to collect data on special access services provided by major telecommunications companies like AT&T and Verizon.


Related Topix: Telecom, ATT, Business News, Federal Communications Commission


5 Improvements Cable Needs To Survive

"That's been the industry trend," Albert Fried & Company analyst Rich Tullo told Benzinga.


Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, AMC Entertainment, Universal Studios, thePlatform, Comcast

Inside Bay Area

Cupertino to get super-fast broadband service

AT&T is set to announce Wednesday it will bring super-fast broadband service, dubbed GigaPower, to Apple's hometown.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Journal

a Why AT&T is 'significantly' investing in Gigapower expansion

AT&T Inc. is making a "significant investment" in expanding its U-verse with AT&T Gigapower program across 100 markets including Dallas, said Hardmon Williams , AT&T's vice president and general manager for North Texas.


Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, Dallas, TX


Netflix is now paying Time Warner Cable for direct access and faster streams

Netflix, the online streaming giant, has signed a paid peering deal with Time Warner Cable, meaning that it now has deals with the four biggest U.S. ISPs.


Related Topix: Telecom, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Internet Service Providers, Comcast


This app will shut down your phone until you call your mom back

Many teenagers can withstand 10 missed calls from mom without batting an eyelash, but when you take away Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and everything else, most won't last five minutes without calling dear old mom and dad to beg for their freedom back.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Comcast

Broadband Overtakes TV for First Time

For the first time, top U.S. cable firms have more broadband customers than cable TV subscribers, according to published data from the Leichtman Research Group.


Related Topix: Comcast

Seeking Alpha

Time To Sell Both AT&T And Verizon, Dog Fight In Sight

AT&T and Verizon will have no choice but to cut prices as well if they don't want to lose share at a fast pace in the important Q4/iPhone refresh period.


Related Topix: AT&T, Verizon Communications, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Startups, Versant, ATT, iPhone


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