17 hrs ago
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Pandora Doesn't Want to Pay for Music Made Before 1972
Recording companies including Sony , Comcast -owned Universal, Time Warner's Warner Music, Capitol Records, and the independent label ABKCO filed a suit in New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan against the popular online radio service Pandora over recordings made before 1972, which aren't protected under the same copyright laws as recordings ... (more)
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18 hrs ago
Al Franken tells Netflix CEO to oppose Comcast-TWC deal
Senator Al Franken, a Democrat from Minnesota, wrote a letter to the CEo of Netflix asking him to oppose the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Verizon's wireline business trails AT&T, Comcast, others, says Seeking Alpha report
Verizon has made some solid innovations to its wireline network by enhancing the FiOS product line with its Quantum TV product, which offers enhanced DVR features.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Mediabistro Early Bird Newsfeed
NBCUniversal Launches Original-Video Initiative for Digital The news networks are growing more digital by the day, and now NBCUniversal is launching an original video initiative that will appear across the company's various digital and video-on-demand platforms.
Comcast Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
Comcast has received an average recommendation of "Buy" from the nineteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, American Banking News.com reports .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
TWC Reveals RDK Set-Top Plans
Playing catchup ball with its two RDK Management partners, Time Warner Cable has finally spilled some of the beans about its first IP set-top box to be equipped with Reference Design Kit software.
Silicon Valley CEOs Support The Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger
But invariably these critics focus on hypothetical dangers while ignoring concrete, tangible benefits.
Comcast Short Interest Up 6.4% in March
Comcast was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in January. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 60,122,139 shares, a growth of 6.4% from the March 14th total of 56,495,523 shares, Analyst Ratings Network reports.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lansing State Journal
David Cohen: Comcast/TWC is pro-consumer, pro-competitive
Earlier this year, Comcast and Time Warner Cable agreed to combine operations in order to create a stronger national competitor that can invest to offer better and faster Internet service, a richer and more diverse television experience, and more innovation and advanced services for residential and business customers alike.
ZEFR Is Selling MovieClips To Comcast's Fandango
Los Angeles-based ZEFR has built a huge business by helping content owners and brands to track and monetize video content on YouTube.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Comcast, UConn develop security innovation center
Comcast and the University of Connecticut have entered a pact to conduct computer security analysis by creating a new Center of Excellence for Security Innovation at UConn's Storrs, Conn., campus.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
New York Post
TV golf startup stuck in sand trap
Comcast Executive Vice President David Cohen, Time Warner Cable Inc. Executive Vice President and CFO Arthur Minson, Public Knowledge CEO Gene Kimmelman, Back9Network CEO James Bosworth and Spot On Networks CEO Richard Sherwin testify before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger on Capitol Hill in Washington ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Comcast Lays Out TWC Merger Argument, Says It Will Benefit Businesses
Comcast Corp ., the largest U.S. cable company, on Tuesday said its $45.2 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Comcast pitches Time Warner deal as boost to innovation
Comcast Corp., the nation's largest cable company, is telling regulators it can offer advanced video services and spread high-speed Internet service without harming competition if it's allowed to buy No.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
NBC executive predicts first win in a decade in key U.S. age group
Longtime ratings laggard NBC is expected to win this season's broadcast TV ratings race in the age group most prized by advertisers, 18 to 49, for the first time in a decade, NBC Universal Chief Executive Steve Burke said on Monday.
The Motley Fool
Forget Regulatory Risk: This Is What Can Sink the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger
If it goes through, the agreement could easily ignite a wave of megamergers across the media industry, as competitors scramble to snatch market share and remain in the game against one behemoth of a cable business.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Comcast EVP Unloads $1,525,833 in Stock
Comcast EVP David L. Cohen unloaded 30,474 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 1st.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
High demand: Washington leads the nation in binge-watching
Washington, Dallas and San Francisco rank as the cities which binge the most when it comes to streaming multiple episodes of television shows, according to Comcast.
Island Def Jam Breaks Up, Executives Shuffle Around
Universal Music Group is breaking up Island Def Jam Music Group . It will break up into three separately operating entities: Def Jam , Island , and Motown .
The Motley Fool
After Its Latest Blockbuster Deal, Is Comcast a Good Bet?
Comcast trumped John Malone-backed Charter Communications by making an unmatchable offer for Time Warner Cable, which was subsequently accepted.