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...Monday came just hours after EMI Group PLC said it had withdrawn its offer to purchase Warner Music, a unit of the giant media conglomerate Time Warner Inc. Under terms of the deal, Time Warner would retain an option to buy back a minority stake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/25/bus_395130.shtml
Business
Time Warner earnings rise in third quarter

...subscribers and declining revenues, even as the overall company posted sharply higher earnings for the third quarter. The giant media company, which officially dropped "AOL" from its corporate name earlier this month, said Wednesday it earned $541...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/23/bus_398127.shtml
Business
Is price discrimination the next trend in e-commerce?

...through digital rights management, to keep us from reselling or giving away something we buy. In that scenario, a giant media company might know you and your spouse love Steven Spielberg movies and have two young kids. When the next Spielberg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/08/fin_383477.shtml
Finance
Government allows companies to own more TV stations

...broadcasts and the Internet. Critics say the eased restrictions would likely lead to a wave of mergers landing a few giant media companies in control of even more of what the public sees, hears and reads. The decision was a victory for FCC Chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/03/bus_377371.shtml
Business
Talking houses gaining voice with consumers

...like specialized controllers for scene lighting, is rarely available at regular retail outlets. Suppose you have a giant media room, with banks of track lighting, lamps, and so on. More elaborate controllers let you create and save "scenes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/25/tec_229520.shtml
XXX Technology
Don't just expose bias, fight it!

...it comes to earmarks, he hasn't changed a bit. ... The Augusta Chronicle may be a relatively small voice in the giant media world, but Scripture declares that, "a little child shall lead them." It is easy to write about how bad "the media...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/13/let_473263.shtml
Letters
Burress predicts victory

...don't think we share our thoughts with everybody." Burress did. And when he showed up 33 minutes late for the Giants' media session Wednesday morning, there was speculation he was trying to avoid the spotlight. Turns out Burress was spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/31/pro_185619.shtml
NFL
Batting-practice gig with Bonds a dream

...clubhouse, providing not a single clue of his role in Barry Bonds' chase for history. There's no mention of him in the Giants' media guide, either. Yandle is in his 15th season as Bonds' regular batting-practice pitcher - throwing to No. 25 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/08/bas_138831.shtml
Baseball
Time Warner net falls in second quarter

...from investments and a settlement with Microsoft Corp. Other measures of profitability as well as revenues rose. The giant media conglomerate, whose operations include CNN, Warner Bros. and HBO, reported net income of $777 million, or 17 cents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/29/fin_423586.shtml
Finance
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