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Nexstar Stations Back to Cox Cable Lineup

Cox Cable has reached an agreement with Nexstar for re-transmission consent of their channels. This means that all Nexstar stations that had been pulled out of the Cox stable will now be back in the lineup. Even though they did not disclose the finer details of the agreement, it is understood that the agreement will […]

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Minnesota CenturyLink Prism TV Service Expands

CenturyLink is offering a new TV service in selected areas of St. Paul and surrounding cities that will provide residential and business customers with a new alternative to cable and satellite services. Minnesota CenturyLink Prism TV service which is delivered over CenturyLink’s fiber optic network is an interactive TV service with advanced features and the […]

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Comcast Cable Eyes Stake in NBCUniversal Olympics Coverage

Comcast Cable is in a rush against time to have its HDR- and 4K-capable Xi6 set-top launched well on time ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil. This is in preparation of the expected coverage by NBCUniversal. Anonymous inside sources at the company informed FierceCable that its product executives are keen to accelerate […]

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Comcast Launches Comedy Channel

Comcast Cable has turned a new leaf in the American market after launching its comedy channel Seeso.com through NBCUniversal. They will now have to compete with established streamers like Hulu, Netflix and Amazon that have already taken roots in the market. The proponents behind the new channel say its online platform will give it the […]

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Comcast Being Probed by Justice Department

It has emerged that Comcast Corp. is under investigation by the U.S. Justice Department over its business practices in the $5 billion cable advertising-sales market violate federal antitrust law. The Wall Street Journal reported that the probe touches on whether Comcast Cable ad sales practices, as well as its deals to represent rival pay-TV providers’ ad sales, are […]

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