Merger push means big lobbying effort

May 26, 2014
To secure a merger with Time Warner Cable, Comcast has launched a lobbying blitz.

Comcast says it needs to get bigger to compete

Apr 9, 2014
Comcast says it needs a Time Warner Cable merger to take on Google and Apple.
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PODCAST: Medicare's pay-data dump

Apr 9, 2014
We look at what the proposed Time-Warner Cable and Comcast merger will mean for internet users. And a challenger appears in the single-serve coffeemaker market.

In focus: A merged Comcast-Time Warner

Apr 9, 2014
Hearings scheduled for the proposed Time Warner- Comcast merger.

Will Netflix customers pick up the tab?

Feb 24, 2014
Netflix breaks down and pays Comcast directly for faster access. Who’s next to collect -- Verizon, AT&T? More to the point, who picks up the check? Us?

Why the Comcast-Time Warner deal would mean layoffs

Feb 14, 2014
Comcast says a merger with Time Warner Cable will create about $1.5 billion in "operating efficiencies." Translation: layoffs are coming.

Comcast's competition isn't cable companies -- it's Netflix

Feb 13, 2014
Comcast’s merger with Time Warner Cable will create the biggest cable company in the nation – if not the world

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Scrutiny meets Comcast bid for Time Warner Cable

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Feb 13, 2014
A merger would put Comcast in a stronger position with content providers.

What the Time Warner buyout could mean for cable ... and the rest of us

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Nov 22, 2013
There are reports that Charter Communications is looking to swallow up the much larger Time Warner Cable in a leveraged buyout. And Comcast could be interested too.

Time Warner customers: Are you ready for no football?

Aug 26, 2013
The scheduled start of the NFL football season on Sept. 5 is putting pressure on Time Warner Cable and CBS to negotiate a deal giving cable customers access to the network's programs.

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