Time Warner Cable said Thursday that its subscribers can now access TV Everywhere apps from A&E, History Channel and Lifetime Television.
Liberty Media chairman John Malone endorsed the bid Charter Communications made to acquire Time Warner Cable, insisting in a statement issued Thursday that the deal is needed to draw developers and innovators to the cable industry.
Comcast has hired investment bankers at Barclays to help it evaluate a potential deal involving Time Warner Cable, Reuters reported Wednesday.
AT&T said sales of a new 300 Mbps broadband service that it has been pitching for several weeks to subscribers in Austin have exceeded expectations. But the telco didn't detail how many customers have ordered its new GigaPower service.
Looking to pressure Time Warner Cable management to accept its merger offer, Charter Communications said Tuesday that the nation's second largest cable MSO is losing its value as a potential acquisition target.
Three days after telling investors that it could improve subscriber retention at Time Warner Cable if it succeeds in acquiring it, Charter Communications said Friday that it recruited a former Cox Communications, Sprint and AT&T Wireless executive to oversee inbound sales and retention.
Shares in Comcast and Charter Communications dropped slightly Thursday, following a report that Charter executives approached Comcast about making a joint bid to acquire Time Warner Cable.
Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable executives have close ties, and Charter CEO Tom Rutledge is a former president of TWC. But Rutledge isn't appearing to make efforts publicly to woo TWC to accept Charter's offer to acquire TWC.
Hours after Time Warner Cable rejected Charter Communications' $62.3 billion acquisition offer, Charter CEO Tom Rutledge pleaded for TWC shareholders to push the company to accept the offer.
On the eve of Charter's offer to acquire Time Warner Cable, top executives at technology vendors TiVo and ActiveVideo told FierceCable that a Charter-TWC marriage could drive growth for their companies as the major MSOs look to introduce new products, including cloud-based program guides capable of delivering Netflix content on TV.