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To bag Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications may need more help from its investor John Malone, but the mogul is all about being patient.
Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, shares his thoughts on a court's decision to strike down the FCC's net neutrality rules.
Charter CEO Tom Rutledge defends his rejected takeover bid for Time Warner Cable, saying it would turnaround TWC and keep subscribers from leaving the cable company in droves.
Time Warner Cable rejected a merger proposal from Charter Communications. Tom Rutledge, Charter Communications president and CEO, explains the offer as he describes as "rich and fair." We feel like we've come a far way and have not received a serious response, Rutledge says.
I think Comcast could certainly come out of the woodwork, says Richard Greenfield, BTIG media analyst, sharing his thoughts on additional bidders for Time Warner Cable. This could be a very attractive deal for Comcast, they have a balance sheet that could certainly handle the deal, Greenfield explains.
About 20 million DirecTV customers nationwide lost The Weather Channel because of a dispute over fees between the channel and the satellite service.
The economy is getting better and M&A tracks the economy, says Paul Parker, Barclays Capital chairman and head of global M&A, discussing this year's outlook on mergers and acquisitions, and which telecom deals could drive the market.
Nomorobo launched recently, and it says it's now blocking 48,000 robocalls a week.
Showtime's strategy in the high-stakes game of pay-per-view boxing worked once. Now it hopes the gameplan works again.
A look at what's likely to move in the media next year, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Comcast is examining three scenarios for a potential deal with Time Warner Cable, including a full takeover bid.
Discussing the possible merger target Time Warner Cable, and top picks in the cable industry, with Chris Marangi, Gabelli Funds portfolio manager.
Pandora cannot work without a "lot more advertising," SiriusXM CEO Jim Meyer told CNBC. "The competition for me has always been free" radio, he continued.
Charter Communications is nearing an agreement with banks to raise funds for a bid for Time Warner Cable, according to a report.
Nov 14- Cisco Systems Inc's shares fell as much as 13 percent on Thursday after the network equipment maker forecast a steep drop in revenue for the current quarter, prompting at least 17 brokerages to cut price targets on its stock and two to downgrade their ratings. Analysts cut their price targets on Cisco's stock by as much as $6 to a low of $20.
Nov 14- Cisco Systems Inc's shares were set to open about 13 percent lower after the network equipment maker forecast a steep drop in revenue, prompting at least two brokerages to downgrade its stock and 12 to cut their price targets.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- Cisco Systems Inc warned its revenue would dive as much as 10 percent this quarter, and keep contracting until after the middle of 2014, as a backlash against U.S. government spying contributed to plummeting demand in emerging markets like China.
Starz CEO Chris Albrecht looks to a renewed focus on original content at his premium channel.
DirecTV CEO Mike White told CNBC on Wednesday that a merger between his company and Dish Network would be pro-consumer, but warned that questions remain over whether U.S. regulators would approve such a deal.
Comcast posted a drop in earnings that was milder than expected as its NBCUniversal media subsidiary overcame the absence of Olympics programming.