Business

Judge Awards Nearly $230,000 to Woman Who Got 153 Robocalls

LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — It wasn’t a robocall, but a federal judge left a message anyway for companies Tuesday when he awarded nearly $230,000 to a Texas woman, finding that a cable company crossed the line when it harassed her with Read More

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Entertainment

Charter Buys Time Warner Cable in $55B Deal

  (USA Today) – Charter Communications said Tuesday that it is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.3 billion, forging ahead with its theory that broadening its presence nationally would provide the leverage it needs to fend off the challenges in the turbulent pay-TV industry. Including Time Warner Cable’s Read More

Business

If Comcast Loses, Millennials Win

  (Forbes) – Last month, President Obama released a statement directed at the FCC in favor of net neutrality. In it, he threw his support behind reclassifying Internet service as a utility—a move that has raised new concerns about the proposed $45 billion merger between media giants Comcast Read More

Technology

Major Change Unlikely Despite Open-Internet Ruling

ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Don’t expect major changes to how you access your favorite websites and services despite a federal appeals court’s decision to set aside rules meant to ensure equal access to entertainment, news and other online content. Major Read More