| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Time Warner Cable is planning major upgrades to its Los Angeles and New York operations.
The cable giant, which is resisting a takeover attempt by Charter Communications, said Thursday it will be substantially boosting Internet speeds and its video-on-...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:38 AM
After the coffee. Before making sure I see Derek Jeter play again.
The Skinny: Spent last night on the late-breaking story that Comcast had a deal to buy Time Warner Cable and will now spend today working on follow-ups. With that in mind, forgive this...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Having failed in its initial effort to buy Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications now wants to take over the company's board of directors.
On Tuesday Charter announced a slate of directors it will nominate to Time Warner Cable's board at its annual...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 9:20 AM
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission won't appeal a court decision tossing out its net neutrality rules and will try again to craft regulations to ensure open access to the Internet that would stand up to expected legal challenges, agency...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before getting one of those Shia LaBeouf bags.
The Skinny: I feel bad that I haven't been watching any of the Winter Olympics. Of course, I don't feel so bad that I'll tune in Wednesday night. Wednesday's headlines include Charter's...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before making my Super Bowl pick.
The Skinny: I have not decided who to root for in Sunday's Super Bowl. It will literally be a game day decision. Send me who you think I should cheer on. Friday's roundup includes the weekend box...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Time Warner Cable subscribers in Los Angeles watching the Super Bowl in standard definition lost a big chunk of the game and halftime show due to technical issues.
The analog signal of Fox's KTTV-TV Channel 11 Los Angeles went dark toward the end of the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before checking Jimmy Fallon's ratings.
The Skinny: Watched episode four of "House of Cards" last night. No spoiler here but I think CNN's Ashleigh Banfield got a more high-profile assignment in a fictional TV show than she ever...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Can your cable or broadband service get any worse?
That's the question that comes to mind when reading the doom-and-gloom coverage of Comcast's $45-billion purchase of Time Warner Cable. One of the most common predictions from critics: the new company...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Should Comcast Corp.'s $45-billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable be approved, the company plans to dispatch its ex-Navy SEAL.
Neil Smit, Comcast Cable chief executive and a former Navy SEAL, this week was named Comcast's go-to guy: the executive...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:26 AM
After the coffee. Before the Time Warner earnings call.
The Skinny: The winter blahs are settling in and I'm not even on the East Coast. Might be time for stronger coffee. Wednesday's news includes a look at Olympics producer Jim Bell and Time Warner'...