It could be a long, hot summer for Time Warner Cable and CBS, whose contract fight has erupted into a public war of words in one of the biggest TV distribution battles to date. About 3 million Time…
If pay TV providers were forced to sell channels a la carte, retail prices would skyrocket -- with ESPN costing in the ballpark of $30 monthly -- and the industry overall would lose half its revenue…
Apple has gotten its hands on cable TV networks in a fashion — announcing that HBO Go and WatchESPN are now available directly on Apple TV set-tops — but the services are available only to…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) is asking the FCC to study the idea of a la carte cable pricing, in an effort to again give some momentum to a bill he recently introduced to require that cable operators…
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) tubthumped his proposed legislation to force pay TV providers to give Americans the option to buy cable TV channels individually, calling the system “rigged” against…
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) on Thursday unveiled legislation that would upend the cable and satellite business, forcing them to let customers pick-and-choose which channels they would like to get…
The prospect of consumers getting the ability to choose which cable channels they want has proven to be a remarkably resilient fantasy.
LAS VEGAS – Verizon chairman-CEO Lowell McAdam said Tuesday that in answer to cord-cutting and consumer pressure the TV industry should be open to the idea of a-la-carte cable subscriptions. Speaking…
Step aside, Apple: This Silicon Valley chip-maker is ready to invade the cable biz this year. But is the plan inspired or insane?
U.S. consumers would overwhelmingly prefer to pay for just 19 TV channels at $1.50 a pop than their current multichannel packages, according to a new survey.