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  • Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, says he's keeping that question in mind as he pitches the biggest regulatory shake-up to the telecommunications industry since 1996, when people still used noisy modems and referred to the "information superhighway" as a fun way to buy books or check the weather. That has the industry sounding...

  • Jan 29- Viacom Inc is jumping on the direct-to-consumer bandwagon with plans to introduce an online video streaming product for its children's cable network Nickelodeon, the company's chief executive said on Thursday. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman did not offer much detail including pricing about the subscription offering, but said more information will be...

  • Nickelodeon owner Viacom Inc. merely said that the offering will have its own brand name. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said the new service "will target the fast-growing mobile market will be very attractive for parents and children. CBS already has a $6- a-month service that includes live television for those who live in 14 markets with CBS- owned stations.

  • UPDATE 2-Time Warner Cable loses fewer video subscribers Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:19 AM ET

    Jan 29- Time Warner Cable Inc, the second-largest U.S. cable TV operator, reported a 3.8 percent rise in revenue as residential customers bought more service bundles, leading to fewer-than-expected video cancellations. Time Warner Cable lost a net 38,000 residential video customers in the quarter, less than half the 103,000 that market research firm...

  • Jan 29- Time Warner Cable Inc, the second-largest U.S. cable TV operator, reported lower-than-expected revenue as more customers switch to internet streaming services offered by companies such as Netflix Inc. As of Dec. 31, Time Warner Cable had 10.8 million household video subscribers, down from 11.1 million a year earlier. Time Warner Cable's shares closed at...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 29- Time Warner's HBO is preparing to sell a standalone service over the Internet for the first time, in one of the most closely watched moves in pay TV history. The idea was that the technology would not only support HBO but potentially other Time Warner offerings, such as Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. But these sources said that much of the plan...

  • "net neutrality" rules are expected to regulate for the first time deals in which content companies such as Netflix Inc pay broadband providers to connect with their networks for smooth downloads, according to people familiar with the plan. The new draft is expected to expand the authority of the FCC to previously unregulated traffic exchange deals, known as...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 28- TracFone, owned by America Movil SAB, has agreed to pay $40 million to reimburse customers who purchased prepaid unlimited data plans that turned out to have maximum limits, the Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday. Netflix estimates that its customers uses about 1 gigabyte per hour of standard video streaming, according to its website.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 25- The Screen Actors Guild announced the winners of its 21st annual awards for the best performances in film and television on Sunday. "Singin' in the Rain" actress Debbie Reynolds, 82, was given a lifetime achievement honor. Kevin Spacey, " House of Cards".

  • Remember these? One-hit wonder Super Bowl ads Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 3:09 PM ET
    The Pets.com sock puppet dog stars in a commercial for the company, Jan. 11, 2000, in Los Angeles.

    Every year, first-time advertisers gamble millions in hopes of scoring big on game day and long afterward, but many come up short.

  • Jan 22- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc will cut about 500 jobs, more than a fifth of its workforce, and produce one fewer movie a year as part of a major restructuring after a string of box-office misses. DreamWorks, which held unsuccessful buyout talks twice last year, said it plans to produce two feature films per year, down from three, and close its Northern...

  • Move over HBO...this is Netflix's other big rival Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 11:32 AM ET
    The Netflix website is displayed on a computer in this photo taken in Washington.

    Netflix points out a big threat to its streaming business—pirates.

  • Netflix fights off pirates  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:35 AM ET

    Netflix goes on record saying HBO is not its only big threat, it's also up against pirates.

  • Cramer Remix: Hold this stock for the long term Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:15 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    Forget the haters, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer says this stock could be a lock for the long haul.

  • 6 reversal of fortune trades Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:14 PM ET

    Some notable stocks have fared much better in the new year than 2014, and "Fast Money" traders looked at how to play the moves.

  • Cramer's nod to Netflix—how they nailed it Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:31 PM ET

    Did you miss the boat on the monster earnings for Netflix? Jim Cramer says two key players saw the writing on the wall.

  • Sit back & enjoy the show: Cramer's take on NFLX  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer provides insight into upgrades by both Cowen and Stifel on Netflix.

  • Cramer: Ripple of cult stocks in the market rally Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:22 PM ET
    Nick Woodman, founder and CEO of GoPro, speaks during the company's initial public offering at the Nasdaq on June 26, 2014, in New York City.

    Think it was the ECB caused Wednesday's rally? Think again. Jim Cramer sees this breed of stock on fire.

  • UnitedHealth and Netflix are big market movers Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 5:39 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. UnitedHealth Group Inc., up $3.70 to $109.32. IBM Corp., down $4.86 to $152.09.