AT&T and Time Warner strike a deal for local telephone service over cable, a move that will give the long distance giant access to nearly half the homes in the United States. As AT&T continues its cable push and gears up to close its merger with TCI, is Road Runner in range as a takeover target?
AT&T sets sights on more cable deals
With the Time Warner cable telephony deal giving it access to nearly half the households in the United States, AT&T's end run around the Baby Bells for local phone service is close to complete.
Can Road Runner run fast enough?
AT&T, Time Warner cut cable deal
Cable open access: What's next?