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On-demand to help Fox's 'underperforming' flicks

Fox Filmed Entertainment Chairman Jim Gianopulos has reassured antsy theater owners with words that probably won't resonate well with pay TV service providers. Studio plans to offer some films to pay

Burke, Roberts know: It pays to be a cable exec

Former Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) COO and now president of NBCUniversal Steve Burke made more money last year than his boss, Comcast Chairman-CEO Brian Roberts. The difference--at least on the level of

Report: Time Warner evaluating WiMAX handset

Time Warner's results from its WiMAX business have been quite dismal so far, but the cable company is reportedly testing a WiMAX phone, according to a source cited by sister publication

Copps says AT&T, T-Mobile to have it tougher than Comcast

When it comes to straight-up dollars and cents, AT&T's (NYSE: T) proposed $39 billion takeover of T-Mobile is a slightly bigger deal than Comcast's (Nasdaq: CMCSA) $30 billion merger with

Time Warner Cable said to be testing WiMAX smartphone

Time Warner Cable is testing a WiMAX smartphone, according sources with knowledge of the company's plans. A Time Warner spokesman confirmed that the company's product teams are working with unnamed

Comcast saves space on its digital lineup for Asian-American network

Comcast has agreed to place English language Asian-American network Mnet on its D1 digital tier in Chicago, Boston, San Francisco and Sacramento by Sept. 1, 2011. The station placement is "part of

Fox wants its channels off TWC's iPad app

News Corp. (Nasdaq: NWSA) is very fussy about where its content appears. And, more and more, that means it only appears where there's money exchanging hands. This background therefore diminishes the

NBCUniversal personnel shake-up goes international

Newly minted Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA)-owned NBCUniversal continues to change the way it looks and operates, this time moving to the international operations where newly named president Jeff Shell

Netflix CEO says no data crunch for U.S. service, calls Canadian caps 'unfortunate for citizens'

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) this week began offering Canadian subscribers a reduced-quality default streaming option in an effort to slip under what in the U.S. would be seen as draconian bandwidth caps

Comcast, Time Warner Cable in Worst Company Sweet 16

It would have been tough to ignore the Consumerist's annual search for the Worst Company in America even if two cable operators, Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC-WI) hadn't