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Emmy reveals its most cable (and Netflix)-dominated nominations list yet

Having slowly edged out the incumbent broadcast networks over the last decade for TV programming's most coveted "Good Housekeeping" symbol, cable networks absolutely dominated the nominations for the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards.

WSJ report: Pay TV mergers will trigger media consolidation

With the top four pay-TV services seeking regulatory approvals to combine into just two companies, the major media conglomerates are seriously pondering their own unions to offset what could be an advantage in bargaining power.

AMC goes the DIY route to replace 'Mad Men' and 'Breaking Bad'

More than half a decade and several programming executive regimes ago, AMC found instant brand-building in a bottle--twice--with original series hits Breaking Bad and Mad Men. Now AMC is looking to produce its content in-house.

Comcast adding TWC, Cablevision, Charter to SEEiT partnership with Twitter

Comcast said Wednesday that it has struck deals with several major cable MSOs and programmers that will allow cable subscribers to set remote DVR recordings by clicking on "SEEiT" links that are advertised in Twitter posts.

'Breaking Bad' boosts AMC Networks third quarter earnings

AMC Networks saw its ad revenue jump 36 percent to $146 million in the third quarter thanks to hit shows like "Breaking Bad" and "The Walking Dead." 

Liberty Global adds 314K subs as triple-play deals surge

John Malone's Liberty Global cable company added 314,000 subscribers in the third quarter thanks to a surge in customers signing up for triple-play packages that combine phone, Web and TV service.

Liberty Global – AMC deal could fuel U.S. cable consolidation

Liberty Global's $1.04 billion deal to sell Chellomedia to AMC Networks gives the world's biggest cable operator cash that could help Chairman John Malone spark a wave of U.S. cable consolidation.

AMC predicts 'volatility' from spending on original programming and marketing

Increased spending on programming production and marketing expenses needed to launch new series on AMC, IFC, Sundance and women's network WE will "create volatility" for the company's profit margins, AMC Networks CFO Sean Sullivan said at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia conference Tuesday.

Time Warner Cable scores AMC programming for out-of-home lineup

Time Warner Cable said Thursday that subscribers can now watch on-demand versions of "Mad Men," "Breaking Bad" and other programs from AMC on smartphones, tablets and other devices when they are outside of their homes.

Sapan: AMC contract talks could spark 'disruptions' for 2 small cable operators

AMC Networks may pull AMC, WE tv, IFC and Sundance Channel from two smaller cable operators if they don't agree to a rate increase, CEO Josh Sapan warned Thursday.