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Netflix’s Comcast deal improves quality of video

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix’s videos are streaming through Comcast’s Internet service at their highest speeds in 17 months, thanks to a recent deal requiring Netflix to pay Comcast for a more direct connection to […]

04/14/2014

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6 points that help clarify the Netflix-Comcast deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After years of bickering, Netflix and Comcast are finally working together to provide their subscribers with a more enjoyable experience when they’re watching movies and old television shows over high-speed Internet […]

02/24/2014

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Comcast-TWC merger worries consumers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cable subscribers don’t give Comcast and Time Warner Cable good grades when it comes to customer satisfaction. So after Comcast announced its $45 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable Thursday, it […]

02/14/2014

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Comcast strikes deal to buy Time Warner Cable

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With a single behemoth purchase, Comcast is creating a dominant force in American entertainment and presenting federal regulators with an equally outsized quandary: How should they handle a conglomerate that promises […]

02/13/2014

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Consumer activist reacts to Comcast Time Warner Cable mega deal

Harvey Rosenfield, the founder of ConsumerWatchDog.org, joined Money 101 guest host Ron Kilgore to discuss the merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, and what he thinks it means for consumers:

02/13/2014

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Comcast to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comcast Corp. will buy Time Warner Cable Inc. for about $45.2 billion in a deal that would combine the nation’s top two cable TV companies and create a dominant force in […]

02/13/2014

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TWC adds live local TV to ‘TV Everywhere’ in SoCal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Time Warner Cable Inc. said Friday that it has made live local TV station signals available on its TWC TV app in Los Angeles and San Diego, taking one further step […]

12/13/2013

Comcast testing full ad loads for on-demand shows

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pay TV customers who are used to watching fewer ads on on-demand shows may have to put up with longer commercial breaks. Comcast Corp., the nation’s largest cable TV provider, says […]

12/02/2013

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Twitter, Comcast sign TV partnership

  NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter and Comcast have signed a TV partnership that will let viewers access television shows and buy movie tickets directly from a tweet. Twitter Inc. and Comcast Corp. said Wednesday […]

10/09/2013

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Owners call off Hulu sale, to inject cash instead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The on-again, off-again sale of Hulu is off — again. Hulu’s owners, 21st Century Fox, Disney and NBCUniversal, said Friday that they will remain owners of the online video service, while […]

07/13/2013

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Larry King to host a new political talk TV show

NEW YORK (AP) — Larry King is returning to TV with a political talk show beginning next month. The new program, “Politics With Larry King,” will air on the RT America network, a global, English-language […]

05/29/2013

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Disney, News Corp. ‘finalizing’ plans for Hulu

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney and News Corp. are “finalizing” their future plans for Hulu as the online video streaming service prepares for the departure of CEO Jason Kilar.

03/15/2013

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