Time Warner Cable employees to share $416 million under retention plan

Employees of Time Warner Cable will be $416 million richer even if the cable operator's merger with Comcast does not close, a move designed to keep staff from bolting while federal regulators contemplate the deal.

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Tech companies urge U.S. FCC to scrap 'net neutrality' plan

More than 100 technology companies, including Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc and Inc, have written to U.S. telecom regulators to oppose a new "net neutrality" plan that would regulate how Internet providers manage Web traffic.

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Comcast to divest 3.9 million subscribers if Time Warner Cable merger pushes through

Comcast confirmed that it had plans to divest 3.9 million subscribers if the merger deal with Time Warner Cable would push through as it still awaiting regulatory approval.

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Comcast Corp-Time Warner Cable merger supported by Washington Post

Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable's merger was backed by Washington Post in an editorial posted Tuesday, reported Reuters.

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US firm iControl Networks acquires Canadian home automation device maker Blacksumac

Redwood City, US-based remote home monitoring company iControl Networks acquired Ottawa, Canada-based home automation device maker Blacksumac for an undisclosed amount to expand its product portfolio.

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American SaaS firm ClearSlide lands $50M in Series C funding to help salespeople make effective presentations

San Francisco, US-based sales communication platform ClearSlide landed $50 million in a Series C funding round led by Social+Capital Partnership to provide a service that boosts productivity of salespeople.

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Charter preparing official bid for US cable firm Time Warner

US-based company Charter Communications is reportedly preparing to make an official offer to acquire Time Warner Cable for less than $140 per share, according to a news report.

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US media firm NBC Universal takes stake in AllThingsD, which is set to change name -report

NBC Universal has agreed to buy a minority stake in tech-news site AllThingdD, which is set to be renamed "Revere Digital" this month, according to a Bloomberg report.

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US tech firm Intel acquires Hacker League

US-based processor giant Intel acquired private hackathon organizer Hacker League for an undisclosed amount, in a deal that will merge the latter with Mashery, an Intel company.

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Privately held Cox looking at bid for Time Warner Cable - WSJ

Privately held Cox Communications is considering bidding for Time Warner Cable either on its own or as part of a joint bid, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing anonymous sources.

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Owner sues seller, media companies over misinterpretation of Houston Astros value

Drayton McLane Jr, Comcast and NBC Universal said that Jim Crane's claim that they cheated him out of the acquisition deal of US professional baseball team the Houston Astros was ludicrous.

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Comcast weighing a bid for Time Warner Cable: Sources

Comcast Corp, is currently considering a bid for Time Warner Cable, a deal that would unify the two largest cable providers in the United States - sources.

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NBC cancels two fall shows

NBC had cancelled "Welcome to the Family" and "Ironside" after only three episodes.

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Telecommunications conglomerates seek Supreme Court decision on Aereo legality

With a possible loss of USD3 billion and failure in the lower courts, telecommunications companies have gone up to the Supreme Court to decide on the legality of New York based Aereo.

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Judge approves cable corporations' plan to sell spectrum

A judge approved the foremost cable systems' plan to sell their spectrum to Verizon Wireless and cross sell their individual wireless and cable plans.

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