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Ralph Roberts, founder of cable giant Comcast, dies at 95

...cable industry, with a $500,000 purchase of American Cable Systems, a company with 1,200 subscribers in Tupelo, Miss...bought AT&T Broadband, the telephone company's cable systems, in 2002.Roberts stayed CEO of Comcast until 2002...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-19/ralph-roberts-founder-cabl
Police: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide shooting on University of South Carolina campus

...assistant who works nearby."They had no time to get their keys, to pick up their purses," Reager said by phone.The university texted alerts and also interrupted programming on its cable system to warn students and others to stay inside.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-02-05/police-2-dead-apparent-mur
Profits keep growing for Mayweather-Pacquiao bout

...HBO and Show?time have yet to announce the pay-per-view price, saying they are still in negotiations with cable systems and satellite providers. Those negotiations are mostly about how the money will be divided between the broadcasters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-24/profits-keep-growing
Augusta soldier writes poetry, publishes book

...thoughts include when he came under mortar attack his first week in Iraq in 2004, while installing Internet and telephone cable systems at a prisoner of war camp.He said the experience broke what he considered to be writer's block and inspired a poem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-26/augusta-soldier-writes-poetry
Ex-wife killed professor in University of South Carolina murder-suicide, coroner says

...officials saying shots were fired and that they should stay inside. The university also interrupted programming on its cable system to warn students and others to stay inside.University President Har ris Pastides asked the school to honor Fayad with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-06/ex-wife-killed-profess
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...saying that the company acted like a cable system, so its service constituted a...called Ivi didn't qualify as a cable system and thus wasn't entitled to compulsory...Ivi decision by deeming Aereo a cable system.But that's a stretch, experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

...the change.Q: How did you come up with this idea?A: My last company, we pioneered how to measure viewership in cable systems. When you started looking at the data, it was obvious that nobody watches more than eight channels. Half of them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-20/aereo-ceo-speaks-future-co
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...to transmit their programs.Aereo looks a lot like a cable system, Justice Stephen Breyer wrote for the court in rejecting...system is, for all practical purposes, identical to a cable system," he said.Aereo is available in New York, Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
Fort Gordon soldier cherishes little treasures about Thanksgiving at home

...enlisted in the Navy as a jet engine mechanic.After leaving the Navy in 2009, he joined the Army a year later as a cable systems installer and was back overseas for both holidays in 2012. That time, he was sent to Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-27/fort-gordon-soldier-cherishes
Braves' move highlights race, class disparity in Atlanta

...divisions.Once owned by media mogul Ted Turner, the Braves grew a national fan base as their games were carried on cable systems around the country on one of Turner's TV stations. To support their argument for leaving, the Braves released a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-14/braves-move-highlights-r