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Attention, artists: Streaming music is the inescapable future. Embrace it

Music's bedrock business will be selling access to streams, not ownership of tunes. So what does that mean for the artists you love? It should be music to their ears.

By November 14, 2014

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Amazon-NBCU deal expands Instant Video content

Amazon and NBCUniversal make hundreds more TV episodes -- including "Battlestar Galactica" -- available to Prime Instant Video subscribers.

By August 24, 2012

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No penalty for Comcast if merger with Time Warner Cable fails

Comcast has risked almost nothing in its $45.2 billion bid to buy Time Warner Cable, according to a filing with the SEC.

By March 20, 2014

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Comcast scoops up rest of NBC Universal from GE

The cable giant has completed its $16.7 billion deal to acquire the remaining 49 percent of NBCU from former owner General Electric.

By March 20, 2013

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Ep. 1389: Steve says Comcast/NBCU will be ok

On today's show, we've got a new meme, new details about the Comcast/NBCU merger, and new comments from Apple dismissing Android tablets as both "bizarre" and "vapor." Ok, guys, whatever you say. Verizon offers $200 off iPhone 4 upgrades, in case that takes the sting out a little, and we discuss the rise of universal app stores, consumer confusion over 4G, and sharks in the streets of Australia. It's a wide-ranging show, folks. --Molly

By January 19, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1389: Steve says Comcast/NBCU will be ok (podcast)

On today's show, we've got a new meme, new details about the Comcast/NBCU merger, and new comments from Apple dismissing Android tablets as both "bizarre" and "vapor." Ok, guys, whatever you say. Verizon offers $200 off iPhone 4 upgrades, in case that takes the sting out a little, and we discuss the rise of universal app stores, consumer confusion over 4G, and sharks in the streets of Australia. It's a wide-ranging show, folks. --Molly

By January 19, 2011

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Reports: Comcast-NBCU deal near approval

The agreement giving Comcast a 51 percent stake in NBC Universal could get approval from the FCC and Justice Department as early as this week, according to reports.

By January 18, 2011

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Amazon lands epic Epix film deal

Epix, the pay TV service owned by Viacom, Lionsgate and MGM, has licensed movies such as the "Avengers" and "Ironman" for Amazon's Prime Instant Video service.

By September 4, 2012

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Lawmakers fret over Comcast-NBCU deal

Representatives Henry Waxman and Edward Markey have some issues with the proposed Comcast-NBC Universal merger agreement, saying they worry that consumers could suffer.

By December 8, 2010

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Amazon about to start a new Fire

Online retail giant sets a date for some big news, Kodak's selling off its legacy, and Facebook sees a need for speed.

By August 24, 2012