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CBS, TWC reach programming deal to end month-long blackout

Network programming is expected to resume on the cable giant's systems in New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas by 3 p.m. PT Monday.

By September 2, 2013

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T-Mobile employee blackout hints at Sept. 20 iPhone launch

One of Apple's most recent carrier partners T-Mobile may have just let the iPhone's launch date out of the bag with a reported employee vacation ban next month.

By August 28, 2013

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Piracy spikes as Time Warner Cable's CBS blackout continues

Piracy rates on the popular CBS show "Under the Dome" are up 34 percent, according to a new report.

By August 8, 2013

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Time Warner Cable gives CBS two options to end blackout

The cable giant offers CBS an either/or route to resolve their fee dispute and resume carriage of its network, with digital rights, online content, and TV Everywhere among the levers TWC is pulling.

By August 5, 2013

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Time Warner Cable suspends CBS programming blackout

The cable company and the broadcaster fail to reach a pact on fees, but subscribers in New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas aren't losing the television channel for now.

By July 29, 2013

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'SNL' shows why a Super Bowl blackout is a bad thing

Here's a lesson as to why you should never let your electrical relay device spoil your big day, courtesy of "Saturday Night Live."

By February 10, 2013

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Malaysian law stirs online 'blackout' protest

Activists, bloggers, and politicians alike in Malaysia have blacked out their pages -- reminiscent of the SOPA protest earlier this year in protest of a proposed U.S. law.

By August 14, 2012

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How Oreo's brilliant blackout tweet won the Super Bowl

With the Superdome in New Orleans in near-darkness, the cookie giant sent out a tweet that proved the power of mastering social media.

By February 3, 2013

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Syria's Internet goes dark for several hours

In a he-said she-said scenario, it's unclear who or what is responsible for the sustained blackout.

By March 20, 2014

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In Syria, a detained Internet activist remains in limbo

Two years ago this week, authorities arrested a computer programmer, Bassel Khartabil, involved in protests against the Syrian government. There's still no word on when he'll be released.

By March 11, 2014