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Some Dish channels go dark due to spat with their owner

...Sometimes that leads to fights that result in channel blackouts, which can last less than a day or drag on. In 2013, Time Warner Cable customers lost access to CBS channels for a month.Dish said the Sinclair channels went dark for its customers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/some-dish-channels-go-dark
Startup energy brings Disney's BB-8 droid toy to life

...Windows Azure cloud computing service for free.But not all accelerators work. Media Camp, an accelerator run by Time Warner Inc.'s Turner and Warner Bros. units, was shut down last year after three years.Hal Gregersen, executive director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/startup-energy-brings-disn
Pay TV industry shows cracks in media earnings

...operators also saw shares drop. Viacom fell 7.5 percent, Time Warner fell 9 percent, CBS fell 4.6 percent and Discovery...channels and skinny channel bundles were succeeding.Time Warner Inc. said its HBO Now app was the top-grossing app...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-06/pay-tv-industry-shows-crac
AT&T's purchase of DirecTV cleared by FCC

...Charter, which is seeking government approval to buy Time Warner Cable.Suppliers of TV are buying one another as video...DirecTV was approved even though Comcast's bid for Time Warner Cable, which would have made the country's biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-24/atts-purchase-directv-clea
Comcast launching streaming video service Stream

...smother competitors' online TV services was a major reason why regulators were concerned about Comcast's bid to buy Time Warner Cable. It would have created a TV and Internet behemoth that would serve more than half of the country's high-speed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/comcast-launching-streamin
Ralph Roberts, founder of cable giant Comcast, dies at 95

...that Comcast and GE struck a deal.But there have been checks to the company's desire to grow. Its attempt to buy Time Warner Cable, the No. 2 cable company, was quashed by regulators this year who were wary of Comcast's power over the country's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-19/ralph-roberts-founder-cabl
Cable company Charter buying Time Warner Cable for $55.3B

...Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion, creating...from a $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after intense pressure from regulators. Time Warner Cable had chosen the Comcast deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/cable-company-charter-buyi
Media CEOs dominate ranks of top-paid executives

...rankings. His pay package totaled $54.4 million.The remaining four CEOs, from Viacom, Walt Disney, Comcast and Time Warner, have ranked among the nation's highest-paid executives for at least four years, according to the pay study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/media-ceos-dominate-ranks-
Verizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion

...year. In 2000, it acquired MapQuest. A year after the MapQuest purchase, AOL merged with Time Warner to form AOL Time Warner. The deal with Time Warner would come to be considered one of the most disastrous business combinations in history after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-12/verizon-buying-aol-44-bill
Boxing pay-per-view glitches leave fans fighting mad

...the apps.Last week, CBS and Time Warner's HBO took the Web sites BoxingHD...with her company's connection.Time Warner Cable spokesman Rich Ruggiero said...before the fight started. Any other Time Warner issues nationally "were highly localized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-03/boxing-pay-view-glitches-l