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Comcast's NBC talks cap its decades-long rise in industry

...Long Island roots. The only other cable executive to have shown similar ambition is John Malone, former CEO of Tele-Communications Inc. -- a predecessor to the AT&T unit that Comcast bought. Mr. Malone is now chairman of Liberty Media Corp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/22/bus_556612.shtml
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Techbits: Iranian censorship, Biometric laptop and more

...Internet combination at the time. AT&T Corp. inherited (At)Home after the 1999 acquisition of cable TV leader Tele-Communications Inc. The merger appeared destined for success, with heavy traffic, leading technology and financing from blue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/27/liv_457147.shtml
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Pocket change

...CATTLE AND MORTGAGED HIS HOME TO FINANCE A CABLE TV SYSTEM IN THE TEXAS PANHANDLE IN 1956. HE MOVED HIS COMPANY, TELE-COMMUNICATIONS INC. (TCI) TO DENVER IN 1965. HE TOOK THE COMPANY PUBLIC IN 1970, AND BY 1999, IT HAD GROWN INTO A $6 BILLION...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/13/bus_418763.shtml
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Business briefs

...magnate and turn-of-the-century U.S. Sen. Thomas Kearns until 1997, when it merged with cable company Tele-Communications Inc. AT&T purchased TCI last year. "(The Tribune) is a nonstrategic asset for AT&T," said Steve Lang...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/02/bus_299207.shtml
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Additional business news

...operations earned $1.75 billion, or 54 cents a share, in the three months ended Sept. 30, including the Tele-Communications Inc. cable television business and the IBM network and online services business, both acquired earlier this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/26/bus_275023.shtml
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Head of AT&T's strategy to combine cable TV, phones, Internet steps down

...its not unusual to see relationships fail among executives thrown together by merger. Hindery was president of Tele-Communications Inc., the first big cable company AT&T acquired in a $100 billion spending spree. Following the deal, Hindery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/07/bus_271983.shtml
Business
Cable competition heating up

...companies, such as AT&T, are buying the competition. AT&T announced last year that it would buy cable company Tele-Communications Inc. for a stock swap valued at about $48 billion. The company intends to upgrade its new cable infrastructure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/19/tec_270651.shtml
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...first full quarter that reflects the telephone company's ambitious foray into cable TV with the acquisition of Tele-Communications Inc. The second-quarter profit, which amounted to 49 cents per share, compares with an operating profit $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/30/bus_266714.shtml
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Merger plan heats up Internet debate

...recent decisions, has declined to force cable companies, including AT&T through its takeover of cable giant Tele-Communications Inc., to share their high-speed lines with competitors -- something America Online, consumer groups and some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/18/tec_261683.shtml
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AT&T sets rival bid for MediaOne

...telecommunications company also its No. 1 cable TV company. AT&T, which completed its acquisition of cable company Tele-Communications Inc. last month, now has 12.5 million cable subscribers. MediaOne has 5 million. Time Warner, currently the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/23/tec_259756.shtml
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