Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.
Comcast's $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is officially dead, and the companies may have the fiery Net neutrality debate that raged this past year to blame.
After meeting with regulators, Comcast looks to be giving up on its plan to acquire the cable giant, according to Bloomberg.
Commentary: A 2012 law forbids the states' Public Utility Commission from regulating Internet services. But the pending merger of ISPs could allow the opportunity to do just that.
Technically Incorrect: A California woman gets a letter from Time Warner Cable, with her first name changed to the C-word.
The chief executive of HBO-parent Time Warner says he's "pretty confident" Apple will launch its own streaming TV offering soon. Also: HBO chief says HBO Now will soon be available through more ISPs.
The cable giant's services went down in a number of areas across the US, but by midmorning Wednesday all seemed to be back to normal.
Time Warner Cable CEO Rob Marcus says the emergence of Internet-delivered television underscores the importance of cable companies' broadband offerings, even if they compete on video.
Less than a year after retiring as CEO of the second largest US cable operator, Glenn Britt succumbs to his battle with cancer.
[commentary] Recent developments in Comcast's efforts to merge with Time Warner Cable suggest the deal will go through...eventually.