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Customer satisfaction with subscription TV and Internet service providers continues to decline, a survey finds.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at how AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV will change the media landscape.
Discussing what the merger between AT&T and DirecTV means for the media world and consolidation in the space, with Larry Fishelson, Dynalink co-founder & CEO, and Gene Urcan, Cappello Group M&A specialist.
Speculation that Dish Networks may be sold helped the stock double in the last couple of years. But the odds of a lucrative deal now look slim.
AT&T's plan to acquire DirecTV could have short-term benefits for consumers who want to cut their TV bill.
Verizon's new XLTE is designed to give users faster access to data on their smartphones and tablets.
The "Squawk Alley" news team discusses AT&T's plan to purchase DirecTV for $48.5 billion. The team breaks down the implications for mobile video and its impact on net neutrality.
Former FCC commissioner Harold Furchtgott-Roth, discusses how AT&T's purchase of DirecTV affects the cable landscape. Furchtgott-Roth says DirecTV, as a stand-alone company, does not make sense and it needs to find a home.
Maybe AT&T can give DirecTV the firepower to get the NFL Sunday Ticket renewed, an analyst tells CNBC. "If they were to lose that package, that would have been catastrophic."
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the scale of AT&T's acquisition of DirecTV for $48.5 billion, and how it impacts the NFL's Sunday Ticket package.
A long-held desire to get ahead of key business trends drove a $48.5 billion dollar deal under which AT&T will acquire DirecTV, the firms told CNBC.
Despite all the hand-wringing about net neutrality, tech actually had a pretty good day in DC yesterday.
World Wrestling Entertainment is near a deal with NBCUniversal that will allow it to continue airing major wrestling programs on its TV networks.
AT&T is in active talks to buy satellite-TV provider DirecTV and may complete a deal in the next few weeks, according to media reports.
Comcast's plan to merge with Time Warner Cable is expected to face criticism when U.S. lawmakers meet for a second time to discuss the deal.
Comcast is merging with Time Warner Cable and within a year the X1 cable service should be available to customers in L.A. as well as in New York.
CNBC's David Faber asks Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, if he thinks Twitter helps drives TV ratings.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, about the Supreme Court's impending decision on Aereo. "Aereo basically takes our content that we produce and distribute, steals it, and delivers it to the public for a price," Moonves says.
Executives from NBCUniversal and ESPN say advertisements shown on video-on-demand content could be worth more than those shown on live viewing.
There has been a rush to judgment in the media that I think is premature, says Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, discussing net neutrality rules.