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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 Jul. 29, 2013

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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 Sep. 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 Aug. 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 Aug. 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 Aug. 5, 2013

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Blackout: Syria vanishes from Internet

An outage at 10:26 a.m. UTC, or 5:26 a.m. ET, shut down all Syrian access to the Web. Phone lines also appear to be down, and airlines are canceling flights.

By Nov. 29, 2012

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Wikipedia blackout in Russia to protest censorship

If proposed amendments to a Russian law get passed, a wave of censorship could ripple through the country's Web sites including a complete closure of Wikipedia.

By Jul. 9, 2012

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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 Feb. 10, 2013

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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 Feb. 3, 2013

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How to keep your devices charged up during a blackout

Even without working Wi-Fi, a spare laptop was useful as a USB charging base during Hurricane Sandy.

By Nov. 1, 2012