New video products pump up Charter's Q2
Charter Communications lost almost half as many video subscribers in its second quarter of 2014 as it did in its second quarter in 2013, which the company attributed its introduction of more attractive video products than it offered a year ago.
Charter Communications reports unexpected loss
Charter Communications Inc.'s second-quarter loss narrowed as revenue rose and the company continued to benefit from growth in its online customer base.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Charter Communications (CHTR) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
Charter Communications is set to release its Q214 earnings data on Thursday, July 31st.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Class Action for Cable-TV Outage During Storm Can Proceed
Residents of Massachusetts might remember that in October 2011, a surprise "nor'easter" swept across New England , downing power lines, closing roads, and -- most importantly -- depriving cable customers of "Sopranos" reruns.
Brenda Marsh has joined Abrams in the newly created position of vp, business development.
Charter's all digital blazes a trail in former Bresnan systems
Charter Communications is looking to cross off the former Bresnan, and Optimum, systems from its all-digital checklist once the conversion kicks off in Wyoming, Montana, and Colorado.
FCC asked to mediate in Dodgers TV dispute between Time Warner, Charter and DirecTV
Legislators from Southern California have asked the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to step in about a television dispute between Time Warner Cable Inc., Charter Communications , DirecTV and other pay-TV systems.
Belchertown public hearing to discuss Comcast and Charter cable service proposals
A public hearing to discuss cable service proposals involving Charter Communications, Inc. and Comcast Corporation will take place on Thursday, July 31, at 7 p.m. at Lawrence Memorial Hall, 2 Jabish St. Charter Communications proposes "a switchover of its cable television contract in Belchertown to Comcast Corporation," the public meeting notice ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
St. Cloud Times
St. Cloud puts Charter on short leashSt. Cloud puts Charter on short...
St. Cloud puts Charter on short leash With fees due to city and lack of contact, council extends agreement only 60 days.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Charter borrows up to $9 billion to buy Comcast cable systems
Charter Communications on Friday said it received a commitment from several banks for loans totaling up to nearly $9 billion to fund its planned acquisition of about 1.4 million Time Warner Cable subscribers from Comcast.
John Malone takes steps to create Liberty Broadband
John Malone 's Liberty Media Corp. has started the process to spinoff its cable holdings into a new company called Liberty Broadband Corp., Reuters reports.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Cable Repairman Accused Of Groping Woman In Her Home, Police Say
A cable repairman will appear in court next week on a sex assault charge after he was accused of groping an 18-year-old woman while working on her computer's Internet connection.
Lanesborough Moving Forward With PCTV Running...
The town is looking to keep Selectmen and School Committee meetings on the air. Resident Ronald Tinkham has been running the town's community television station for years and now wants to step down.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Charter Business Announces Contract Buyout Offer - Taking the Worry Out of Early Termination Fees
STAMFORD, Conn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. today announced that Charter Business will begin to buy out the early termination fees associated with business customers wishing to switch to Charter Business services from their previous provider.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Broadband activists to FCC: Hold Comcast accountable before Time-Warner deal
As part of its takeover of NBC-Universal in 2010, Comcast promised Federal Communications regulators that it would help give low-income residents better access to broadband, offering a bridge across the digital divide.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Grand Haven Tribune
If you're one of the 17,000-plus local Charter cable TV customers and want to continue to receive television programming, you had better tune in.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Wojcik Floats Idea of City Built Fiber Network
With advances in technology, internet access is deeply integrated into our daily lives and one local city council member is trying to revamp our current internet options.
Charter Communications Downgraded by Jefferies Group to Hold
They currently have a $175.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $160.00.
One month to go: What providers are still on the sidelines to carry SEC Network?
The new SEC Network is set to launch in a month and several major carriers are still on the sidelines.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
ABC6 Investigates The Money Trail: Cable Bill Taxes and Fees
Have you ever taken a close look at your monthly cable bill? You may be surprised by all the added taxes and fees, and how quickly they add up.