Monday Mar 3
Erdogan Thwarts Murdoch as Graft Probe Reveals Turkey Media Grab
In March 2012, Rupert Murdoch flew to Ankara and spent an hour chatting with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan about investing in Turkey .
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Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Motley Fool
Welcome to the United States of Comcast
What does all this wheeling and dealing mean for shareholders of the company? Is the media conglomerate getting ahead of itself or are things just beginning to take off for Comcast? Comcast: coming to a home near you! With a market capitalization of $135 billion and roughly 19 million managed subscribers, Comcast is one of the largest companies in ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Washington Post
Facebook-WhatsApp Deal Haunted by History of Merger Flops: Tech
Facebook Inc. investors who pushed the company's shares to a record after it unveiled the $19 billion deal for WhatsApp Inc. would be well served to remember -- every Internet takeover of more than $10 billion has flopped.
The New York Observer
Scott Havens Leaving Atlantic Media for Time Inc
Atlantic Media President M. Scott Havens is leaving for Time, Inc., where he will be the senior vice president of the digital, Atlantic Media chairman and CEO David Bradley announced today in an email, followed by Time Inc.'s own announcement.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
NYC Restaurant Week sees 300-some eateries participating
A Voce Columbus at 10 Columbus Circle rivals the seasonal, elevated Italian food at the Time Warner Center location of this contemporary restaurant.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Time Warner Chairman & CEO Jeff Bewkes to Participate in the Deutsche ...
Time Warner Inc. today announced that its Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bewkes will participate in the Deutsche Bank Media, Internet & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Palm Beach, FL.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Comcast-Time Warner Merger Threatens Democracy
Comcast has announced it intends to merge with Time Warner Cable, joining together the largest and second-largest cable and broadband providers in the country.
Facebook to Buy Messaging App WhatsApp for $19 Billion
Facebook Inc ., the world's largest social network, agreed to acquire mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp Inc. for as much as $19 billion in cash and stock, seeking to expand its reach among users on mobile devices.
HLN Chief Albie Hecht Says He's Done Canceling Shows, Wants 'Daily Show'-Esque Program
The former MTV executive says he is now rebuilding the cable news network known for sensational trials into a destination for the social media generation.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Schumer Recuses Himself From Comcast-Time Warner Deal Scrutiny
Congress will soon dissect Comcast Corp.'s planned acquisition of rival Time Warner Cable Inc., but Sen. Charles Schumer will watch from the sidelines.
United Aid auction starts Wednesday, Feb. 19
The United Aid auction will begin on Wednesday, Feb. 19 and will run for three nights from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. over Time Warner Cable Channel 12 and Time Warner Channel 19 and online at www.unitedaidauction.org or www.unitedwayauction.org.
Comcast's Takeover of Time Warner Provides New York with a High Speed ...
One of the most obvious among the implications in the $45 billion buyout will mean that overnight, Comcast will become the top cable provider and ISP in the United States' largest city.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial: Comcast-Time Warner's unholy mega media union
If you hate your cable company – and, really, who doesn't? – then get ready to loathe the $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner announced last week.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Malone's eye on consolation prize after losing out on Time Warner
The investor, dubbed the cable cowboy as he spent almost $50 billion consolidating Europe's pay-television businesses, was outmaneuvered for the second time in eight months after Comcast trumped his bid for Time Warner Cable, agreeing to buy the second-largest cable company in a $45 billion deal.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Comcast again turns to Davis Polk for Time Warner antitrust case
Comcast Corp will again be working with its longtime antitrust counsel at Davis Polk & Wardwell, as the communications and entertainment group seeks to navigate the U.S. approval process to merge with rival Time Warner Cable Inc. Comcast has used the New York-based law firm repeatedly for antitrust matters, most notably its successful bid beginning ... (more)
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Would Comcast purchase of Time Warner make it too powerful?
Traders work at the kiosk that trades Time Warner Cable on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday.
Comcast commits to preserving local Time Warner jobs, call center
Following news of its intention to purchase Time Warner Cable, Comcast says it will preserve all roughly 1,000 jobs in Western New York and move forward with a planned call center in the City of Buffalo.
Comcast confirms deal with Time Warner
Comcast Corp. has confirmed that it agreed to buy Time Warner Cable Inc. for about $45.2 billion in stock, or $158.82 per share, in a deal that would combine the nation's top two cable TV companies.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Time Warner Raises Cash Dividend by 10%; Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
On an annual basis, , a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks, film and TV entertainment and publishing, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide through multiple distribution outlets.