Dish Network and T-Mobile Eye Merger as Rivals...

As other pay-TV mergers face scrutiny, T-Mobile and Dish hope a marriage between a satcaster and wireless company will be more palatable to regulators. Dish Network is reportedly in talks to purchase T-Mobile. The wireless company has long had a “for sale” sign in the window since its failed attempt to merge with AT&T years […]

Read More
Time Warner Cable! Charter Buys Time Warner Cable and Bright House...

Merger of the 2nd, 4th, and 6th largest cable providers in the nation would create a company rivaling Comcast in size and subscribers. It didn’t take long for Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable to rekindle their old romance, as many expected that they would. Prior to Comcast’s ultimately unsuccessful bid for Time Warner Cable, […]

Read More
Cablevision Seeks Merger with Time Warner Cable

CEO James Dolan has publicly expressed interest in a merger with Time Warner Cable. While the proposed merger between Time Warner Cable and Comcast is no more, consolidation in the cable industry seems more likely than ever, as a whole host of cable companies have begun talking merger in the wake of the failed deal. […]

Read More
With Comcast Deal Called Off, Time Warner Cable...

Rival cable providers Charter and Cox are rumored to be talking acquisition with Time Warner Cable. It would appear that consolidation in the cable industry is inevitable. Ever since Comcast walked away from its mega-merger bid for Time Warner Cable, there’s been no shortage of rumors proposing tie-ups between other cable providers. Most seem to […]

Read More
The FCC kills the Merger FCC Recommends Hearing in Possible Death Knell for...

A hearing suggests that the FCC believes that the proposed merger is in conflict with the public interest, and is unlikely to result in approval. According to the Wall Street Journal, the FCC plans to recommend a hearing on the proposed marriage of cable giants Comcast and Time Warner. This move is widely seen as […]

Read More
Comcast/Time Warner Cable Merger in Danger as Regulators...

Comcast execs plan to meet with Department of Justice officials in order to salvage the merger. According to Bloomberg, Department of Justice officials reviewing the Comcast Time Warner Cable merger deal are on the verge of recommending that the deal be blocked. Reports also suggested that the DOJ was not in the process of negotiating […]

Read More
Dodgers Deadlock Continues as TV Rivals Await Leverage...

Could a combined Comcast and Time Warner or AT&T and DirecTV break the SportsNet LA Carriage standoff? Given the fact that one of the most popular baseball teams in the country can’t be seen by about 70% of fans in their home market, which also happens to be one of the nation’s largest, you’d think […]

Read More