Comcast unveils new data usage plan in Augusta

...isn't the only cable company to experiment with new data plans. Time Warner Cable, Cox Communications and Charter Communications have all experimented with usage caps in recent years.Augusta Internet provider WOW!, however, isn't currently...

CSS network to shut down June 1

...to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.CSS, a joint venture between cable television providers Comcast and Charter Communications, reaches 5.5 million homes across 12 Southeastern states.The decision was brought on by the arrival of the...

Comcast reaches deal with Time Warner

...Time Warner Cable and is about 17 percent above that stock's Wednesday closing price of $135.31. It tops a Charter Communications Inc. proposal to buy Time Warner Cable for about $132.50 per share.Charter had pursued Time Warner Cable...

Biz bits

...percent, was in Fort Myers, Fla. Cable operator Charter will file for bankruptcy PHILADELPHIA - Struggling Charter Communications Inc., the nation's fourth largest cable operator, said Thursday it will file a prearranged Chapter 11 bankruptcy...

Across Georgia

...will result in more competition. But in Athens, the roughly $80,000 annually the county receives from Charter Communications to buy and repair broadcasting equipment will be lost in 2010, when the current agreement runs out.

Across Georgia

...dumped a pickup load of household trash and papers, including some that held personal information for dozens of Charter Communications customers, according to Athens-Clarke County police. Police suspect one of the men worked for a contracting...

Enigmatic billionaire funds his interests

...record is dotted with not-able disappointments, including the controlling stake in troubled cable company Charter Communications Inc. Some analysts estimate that Mr. Allen might have poured as much as $8 billion into the company, which...

Markets wait for Fed; stocks finish mixed

...yes, they'll probably acknowledge the softness in the labor market. But they'll go ahead as planned." Charter Communications Inc. slipped a penny to $3.07 after posting a loss of $1.35 per share for the quarter. The media company...

TiVo faces fight of its life as market explodes

...370,000 DVR customers were paying an extra $4.95 to $9.95 a month for the service. Comcast Corp., Charter Communications Inc. and nearly every major cable operator all plan to widely deploy DVRs this year. "If Time Warner hadn't...

Life & style
Stocks surged higher on good economic news

...that shows there's still room for an upside." In third-quarter results announced Monday, cable firm Charter Communications Inc. swung to a profit, beating analysts expectations. Charter dipped 22 cents, or 5.2 percent, to close...