At the annual Television Critics Assn. press tour in July, CBS topper Leslie Moonves faced an auditorium full of reporters to discuss the Eye's most promising new program: eight weeks of "Thursday…
Despite calls from politicos and industry critics for the Federal Communications Commission to intervene in the dispute between CBS and Time Warner Cable, the agency's hands are tied — for now. On…
After weeks of haggling and mud-slinging, CBS and Time Warner Cable remained deadlocked over retransmission fees — resulting in blackouts Friday afternoon of CBS stations in New York, L.A., Dallas…
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Netflix may have pulled in some additional customers with the revival of cult hit “Arrested Development,” but the company’s overall growth in the second quarter wasn’t enough to satisfy investors…
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…
Cable operators need to promote new and better services to hang on to subscribers.
A day after Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt indicated the MSO has contractual provisions to keep cable networks out of the hands of over-the-top video providers, the cable operator issued a…
Pay TV providers including Time Warner Cable, DirecTV, Dish Network and Cablevision Systems have certain carriage agreements that effectively discourage programmers from cutting deals with Internet…
It may make for a wicked-cool demo, but Fanhattan's Fan TV set-top box stands approximately zero chance of gaining traction among its intended customer base: cable, satellite and telco TV operators.
Netflix users now watch as much video per month as they do on the largest cable nets, including Disney Channel, according to one Wall Street analyst — although the comparison is somewhat bogus, given…
Seventeen cable channels owned by Viacom went dark on DirecTV minutes before the stroke of midnight ET Tuesday as the companies failed to hammer out a new distribution agreement.