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Comcast Corp. rose $1.19 or 2.0 percent, to $59.95. Walt Disney Co. rose $1.39 or 1.3 percent, to $109.33. Gannett rose$. 49 or 1.4 percent, to $35.66.
NEW YORK, April 23- Verizon Communications Inc said on Thursday that Walt Disney Co is not running ads promoting the wireless carrier's recently launched Fios Custom TV service on its channels in the New York market. Disney, Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal and 21st Century Fox have said Verizon's FIOS TV, which launched on Sunday and offers slimmer TV bundles,...
Comcast Corp. rose $1.08 or 1.8 percent, to $59.84. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 31 or. 3 percent, to $108.25. Gannett rose$. 35 or 1.0 percent, to $35.52.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Pace, the world's largest maker of TV set-top boxes, has agreed a $2.1 bn takeover by Arris, a US networking equipment maker.
The U.S. watchdog's staff has recommended a hearing over Comcast Corp's proposed $45B of Time Warner Cable Inc, according to the Wall Street Journal.
WASHINGTON, April 22- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission's staff has recommended that the agency designate Comcast Corp's proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc for a hearing, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
April 22- Verizon Communications Inc acted on its own when the company decided how to offer ESPN and other Walt Disney Co channels in smaller custom TV packages, a spokeswoman for ESPN said on Wednesday. Disney, Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal and 21st Century Fox have said Verizon's slimmer TV bundles violate existing agreements. The new offerings let customers...
Comcast Corp. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $58.76. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 26 or. 2 percent, to $107.94. Gannett fell$. 83 or 2.3 percent, to $35.17.
SAN FRANCISCO— Google is trying to shake up the wireless phone industry with a low-priced service designed to pressure major carriers into making it more affordable for people to get online and use Google's services. The service, called "Project Fi," debuted Wednesday, about two months after Google revealed its plans to expand its ever-growing empire into...
Comcast Corp. fell$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $58.66. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $107.79. Gannett fell$. 95 or 2.6 percent, to $35.05.
Comcast’s record of compliance is now in the spotlight as regulators scrutinize its proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 21 or. 4 percent, to $58.63. New York Times Co. fell$. 19 or 1.4 percent, to $12.97. Time Warner Inc. fell$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $83.85.
The wireless industry is about to get some more competition.
NEW YORK— HBO Now, the cable channel's new stand-alone streaming service, is both a blessing and a curse. Then I squandered a day off from work bingeing on the startup parody " Silicon Valley." HBO gets many Hollywood hits that never make it to Netflix streaming.
WASHINGTON, April 21- U.S. Federal Communications Commission officials studying the proposed merger of Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable Inc are scheduled to brief FCC commissioners' staff on their review on Wednesday, according to two sources familiar with the plan. Comcast's merger with Time Warner Cable would combine the nation's two largest cable...
Comcast Corp. rose$. 37 or. 6 percent, to $58.84. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 54 or. 5 percent, to $107.68. Gannett rose$. 86 or 2.4 percent, to $36.00.
NEW YORK— With Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan and Taylor Swift leading the way, country music helped CBS to a dominant week in the television ratings. Fourteen of the 17 most-watched shows last week aired on CBS, Nielsen said. CBS averaged 9.6 million viewers in prime time.
Slimming your TV bill may be tougher than you think. Providers' new slim bundles don't always cut your costs.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 97 or 1.7 percent, to $59.44. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 28 or. 3 percent, to $107.94. Gannett rose$. 51 or 1.4 percent, to $35.65.