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Owning-and owning up-at Clearwire

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) likes owning about 9 percent of Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR) and enjoying a strategic founders' relationship on the wholesale side, but it doesn't want to put any more money into

Copps having tough time with Comcast-NBCU merger

FCC Commissioner Michael Copps is having a tough time dealing with the idea of the number one cable company owning one of the top four broadcasters. The proposed (some would say almost finalized)

Comcast set to 're-launch' TV Everywhere

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) will "re-launch" TV Everywhere next month, CFO Michael Angelakis said during a webcast presentation at Goldman Sachs Communacopia conference. The service, which has been in

Comcast not interested in upping investment in Clearwire

Comcast is unlikely to up its investment in WiMAX operator Clearwire (NASDAQ:CLWR), Comcast Chief Financial Officer Michael Angelakis said at an investor conference in New York. The cable company,

Zucker: Cable networks are NBC's 'backbone'

All those people concerned about how Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) will control an over-the-air broadcast network when it acquires NBC Universal might want to refocus their attention a bit. The big

Sprint not buying Clearwire... yet

Sprint (NYSE: S) CFO Bob Brust concedes that the carrier will probably need to throw more money into the Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR)--its WiMAX venture with, among others, Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), Time

Sprint: No plans to buy out partners in Clearwire

Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) has no plans to buy out its partners in the Clearwire (NASDAQ:CLWR) WiMAX venture anytime soon, according to Sprint's Chief Financial Officer Robert Brust. Brust was addressing

Google TV said set to launch Oct. 17

To paraphrase Jan Brady, "Google, Google, Google!" The search engine hasn't done squat yet in the TV space and yet it continues to dominate the media. Now an intrepid blogger/reporter (these things

How far will Time Warner, Cox negotiations go?

Unlike baseball, there is no trade deadline in cable so there's nothing to stop Cox Communications and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC-WI) from swapping any systems anytime they want. Trade rumors

PAETEC makes bid to acquire Cavalier Telephone

Consolidation of the CLEC industry is in full swing at this fall's Comptel show as PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET) moves to acquire Cavalier Telephone for $460 million in cash. By purchasing Cavalier, PAETEC