Google said late Tuesday that it will expand its Google Fiber high-speed Internet and pay TV service to Olathe, Kan.
Just weeks after Time Warner Cable launched its TWC TV app on Roku's streaming video set-tops and devices, a Roku executive said the app is "going great guns" and getting lots of downloads.
Consumerist kicked off its "worst company in America" tournament on Tuesday, pitting Cablevision and Time Warner Cable against each other in the opening round.
Shares in Charter Communications jumped more than 7 percent Monday after The Wall Street Journal reported that Liberty Media may buy a 25 percent stake in the cable MSO.
Cablevision management will likely attempt to sell the company within the next 18 months, Citigroup analyst Jason Bazinet said in a research note Friday.
It's not often that you get to see a regulator interact casually with cable executives, as FCC commissioner Ajit Pai did on Wednesday during an appearance at the American Cable Association Summit. But ACA and its members take a much more personal approach to lobbying Congress and the FCC on key issues like retransmission consent, compared to major cable operators like Comcast.
American Cable Association President & CEO Matt Polka says that he expects some of his member cable companies will exit the pay TV business, and focus on selling broadband Internet access to subscribers turning to Internet video for home entertainment. In an interview with FierceCable , Polka details ACA's views on issues like usage-based broadband, lobbying efforts, and its unique partnership with Time Warner Cable and DirecTV, Verizon and other cable rivals pushing for retransmission-consent reform.
Cablevision may be developing a high-end customer service program called THE O TEAM, according to a trademark application it filed last week.
Two years after dropping ESPN 3D from its programming lineup, AT&T says it plans to add the channel to its U-verse TV service.
Google added ESPN 3D and 3net to the programming lineup on its Google Fiber TV service in Kansas City, where it will charge half the price rival Time Warner Cable collects from subscribers for ESPN 3D.