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Why Charter Thinks Their Plan To Buy TWC Is Different Enough To Succeed Where Comcast Failed

After months of rumors, this morning it became official: Charter plans to step in where Comcast failed, with a $55 billion plan to acquire Time …

Comcast says Charter/TWC deal 'makes all the sense in the world'

If Comcast had any bitter feelings about the collapse of its Time Warner Cable merger, following today's announcement of a $55 billion Charter/Time Warner deal, it's not making them public. "This deal makes all the sense in the world," Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said in a statement this morning. "I …

Time Warner

Stop us if you’ve heard this before. For the second straight year, Comcast has placed dead-last among 278 companies in the annual Temkin Customer Service …

Comcast At Bottom of Customer-Service Rankings<p>Second straight year Philadelphia cable giant comes in dead last.<p>By · 5/27/2015, 6:51 a.m.<p>Stop us if …

Comcast, investor in Vox Media and Recode, could end up buying them both

Before Vox Media struck a deal to buy Recode, the two digital publishers already had something in common: Comcast, which has invested in both companies and could end up owning them outright.<p>Comcast has been engaged in halting negotiations to acquire Vox Media, according to several people close to …

Media Industry

It’s official: Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable are merging in a deal worth $78.7bn

Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable (TWC) have confirmed that they will be merging in a deal that values TWC at around $78.7 billion.<p>In addition to the merger, the two companies today announced the acquisition of Bright House Networks for $10.4 billion. This was an amendment of an earlier …

Would Charter Communications Buying Time Warner Cable Be a Good Deal for Consumers? - Consumer Reports

With all the news about Charter Communications buying Time Warner Cable—as well as the smaller Bright House Networks—a lot of the focus has been on …

Net Neutrality

Sprint CEO says unlimited data plans won't stay around forever

Sprint is one one of the biggest wireless carriers still offering unlimited data plans, but don't expect them to always be there. Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure said at the Code Conference today that unlimited data won't stay around forever. That doesn't necessarily mean that those plans will go away …

Mobile

10 Beauty Foods For Glowing Skin And Shiny Hair

<i>Photo credit: Paul Delmont, Thrive Market</i><p>Beauty from the inside out is what we're going for with a healthy lifestyle.<p>Rather than looking to your vanity table for a beauty fix, take a look in your kitchen -- you might be surprised how much what you eat can affect your skin and hair!<p><b>1. Dark …

12 Things I Learned from My Year of Monthly Challenges

In the last 12 months, I learned how to meditate, sew, and play the guitar.<p>I gave up gluten, dairy, and sugar, wrote a (horrible) novel, and held a …

Self-improvement

When It Comes to Wine Glasses, Size and Shape Matter

A spiffy new camera set-up devised by scientists in Japan indicates that glass shape–just like the wine snobs have been telling us all along–affects the flavor of wine.<p>In a recent study, Kohji Mitsubayashi and colleagues at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University topped wine-filled glasses with a …