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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
On or after April 12, 2016, WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone will st...

On or after April 12, 2016, WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone will start encrypting Basic Cable on your cable system. If you have a set-top box, digital transport adapter (DTA), or a retail CableCARD device connected to each of your TVs...

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Business news

...Group, says it will continue to provide network programming to viewers even if Sinclair pulls its stations off the cable system.Time Warner's end run around Sinclair late Thursday is the latest twist in a long-running struggle between TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-01/business-news
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