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Meet the Internet's Most Powerful Man
The man who wants to remake the Internet does not wear a hoodie. He just owns the cables.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Comcast profit jumps 15%, fueled by Internet service growth
Comcast's movie studio Universal Pictures was particularly pleased with the performance of the movie "Neighbors," starring Zac Efron, left) Seth Rogan, center, and Rose Byrne, which was released in May, during the second fiscal quarter and exceeded expectations.
Lionsgate and Comcast Partner to Create Immersive Multi-Platform Movie Experiences
New Divergent App Launches Today Featuring Premium Content and Interactive Experiences For Xfinity CustomersBonus Divergent Content Designed for Digital Platforms Debuts in the Xfinity On Demand Digit... /PRNewswire/ --Lionsgate and Comcast today announced the expansion of their partnership to create uniquely immersive multi-platform experiences ... (more)
Comcast: Guidance On Time Warner Cable Deal May Drive Share Price
Management guidance pending Comcast's proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable will most likely determine where the stock trades going forward.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Whisper Number: What Will Comcast's Shares Do Post-Earnings?
Comcast is expected to report earnings on Tuesday. The whisper number is 75 cents, 3 cents ahead of the analysts' estimate and showing some confidence from investors.
Will SpotXchange Remain A Standalone SSP?
With video ad tech deal activity surging, independent players must decide whether to go it alone, brave the impending volatility of public markets or sell.
TWC participates in Gigabit RFI in LA
Time Warner Cable announced it was participating in the city of Los Angeles' request for information process that is targeting the development of a communitywide 1 Gigabit network that will serve area residents, businesses and city government.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
DISH Network: Moving Ahead Despite Challenges
DISH Network has been consistently delivering decent top-line growth and the trend is expected to continue in the future due to its promising growth initiatives.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Level3: Verizon Intentionally Causing Netflix Congestion -
While ISPs like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T claim that the latest round of peering and interconnection fights are just peering business as usual, Netflix and transit operators continue to accuse ISPs of anti-competitive shenanigans.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Elle Fanning goes make-up free as she slips into a cute pleated...
Cop is suspended for brawl with aggressive speeding driver he pulled over who turned out to be a superior officer 'trying to pull rank'... while the lieutenant is merely reassigned The Comcast service rep who REALLY doesn't want you to quit! Astounded customer records his nightmare 18 minute 'interrogation' when he phoned to cancel with cable giant ... (more)
Los Angeles Times
21st Century Fox made offer for Time Warner; ABC touts diversity
The Skinny: Once again Derek Jeter delivers in the big moment. Anyone who wasn't teary watching him playing his last All-Star game doesn't have a heart.
Brean Capital Reiterates On Comcast On Potential Significant Value Creation
In a report published Wednesday, Brean Capital analyst Todd Mitchell reiterated a Buy rating on Comcast , and raised the price target from $60.00 to $65.00.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Chloe Lattanzi shows off her midriff as she steps out with hunky...
'Paw Paw, when am I going to stop hurting?' Court hears nine-year-old's last words as she was bleeding out when grandfather killed her and his wife during custody battle with other grandparents Teacher, 52, in critical condition after teens 'deliberately threw a rock from a highway overpass onto the windshield of her family's car' 'As long as I am ... (more)
Comcast Is A Capable Competitor
Comcast made headlines earlier this year when it proposed a takeover bid of Time Warner Cable , through a stock swap that would value Time Warner at $45 billion.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Dept. of Justice Sends Doc Requests, Investigating UMPG, Sony/ATV,...
The Department of Justice is investigating major publishing companies, and is rumored to be looking into possible behind-the-scenes collusion between the companies in regard to their negotiations with Pandora.
Verizon sinks again in Netflix speed rankings
Verizon's FiOS fiber broadband streamed Netflix during prime time at average speeds of 1.58 Mbps in June, a 17% drop from 1.9 Mbps in the prior month.
Los Angeles Times
'Apes' climbs high at box office. Fox plans TV-unit overhaul.
The Skinny: If the Justice Department wants to talk to me about the media landscape as it reviews the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal I am available -- if they will cover my airfare back to D.C. Maybe throw in some Redskins tickets, too! Today's roundup includes the weekend box office report and the restructuring of Fox's TV operations.
Comcast Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
Shares of Comcast have earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the twenty-three ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Network reports .
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Is Dish Network a Good Portfolio Play?
A rising number of consumers are opting for satellite services due to the reduced costs and increased coverage offered.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
More Verizon Netflix Buffering
On Verizon's public policy blog , there is a response to the Netflix buffering issue - sort of.