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The exhibit floor at The Cable Show -- not much glitz, but lots of executives in dark suits.

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The exhibit floor at The Cable Show -- not much glitz, but lots of executives in dark suits.

At the Cable Show, Everything on Display Except What People are Talking About, Including Netflix

The Cable Show, the industry’s annual gathering that’s happening this week under the blazing Los Angeles sun, had no shortage of news to pick apart given Comcast’s $45 billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable announced in February as well as...

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Zeebox Pushes for Virtual Living Room: Inside Scoop

On this week’s “The Inside Scoop” podcast, Anthony Rose, chief technology officer and co-founder of Zeebox, talks about efforts by cable companies to entice advertisers by improving audience engagement via the social-TV application Zeebox, which facilitates conversation among fans and...

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NY Times’ Brian Stelter on the Future of Television: ‘The Inside Scoop’ Podcast on Media Industry

In this week’s episode of The Inside Scoop: Podcast on the Media Industry, New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter speaks with Bloomberg’s Edmund Lee and Alex Sherman about his career, hosting CNN’s Reliable Sources, the future of local newspapers,...

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The lawsuit is the latest flare-up in what’s become an increasingly acrimonious relationship over affiliate fees.

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The lawsuit is the latest flare-up in what’s become an increasingly acrimonious relationship over affiliate fees.

Cablevision’s Viacom Lawsuit: How We Got Here

Why can’t we be friends? You may have read yesterday that Cablevision is suing Viacom for forcing it to take lower-rated channels along with its most popular networks, a practice the pay-TV company claims is illegal. Cable operators and networks...

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