Posts Tagged ‘Cable’

Time Warner makes strategic deal with purchase of Bleacher Report

Broadcasting company Time Warner, which owns cable networks CNN and TNT, announced its acquisition of sports website Bleacher Report. Bleacher Report was acquired for an estimated $ 175 million and the Federal Trade Commission approved of the sale last week. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Intel seen joining Internet TV race

Chipmaker Intel Corp. is reportedly talking with television companies in a bid to become an Internet-based cable provider. At the onset, analysts view Intel as a better alternative than Apple and Google as a content provider because the chipmaker is focused on selling chips rather an online advertisements. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved […]

Cable vows to cut red tape for business

The business secretary has pledged to relax planning laws and cut red tape for small enterprises, but was at pains to spell out the limits on his influence View full post on UK Business Stories

U.S. makes amends for Wikileaks documents criticizing Chilean president

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Washington, DC, United States (AHN) – The U.S. government is trying to smooth over the latest blow to its diplomacy after a new Wikileaks disclosure revealed harsh State Department criticism of Chilean President Sebastian Pinera. The State Department documents accuse him of shady business dealings before he was elected. […]

Oprah Network Prepares for Launch

After nearly three years of planning and delays, and start-up costs in excess of $107 million, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network is set to air at noon Saturday, replacing cable channel Discovery Health. View full post on Business Stories

Re-heated: Canadians Bash Bosh Anew Over Comments About Cable TV

AHN Sports Staff Toronto, ON, Canada (AHN) – Canadian sports fans hit former Toronto Raptors stalwart Chris Bosh anew this week, following the all-star forward’s comments regarding what he considers Canada’s inferior cable-TV lineup. Among other things, Bosh claimed he didn’t have access to all NBA games as he would in the states. Market Watch […]