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CBS, AT&T sign multi-year contract; ends 20 day-long blackout

09 Aug 2019

CBS Corp and AT&T Inc signed a new multi-year content carriage agreement, ending a 20 day-long blackout that began when the previous, seven-year deal expired at 2:00 a.m. EST on July 19.

Big broadcasters sue non-profit that streams TV channels for free

01 Aug 2019

The four major U.S. television networks on Wednesday sued a non-profit group backed by AT&T Inc that streams TV channels over the internet for free without permission.

Comcast second-quarter profit beats Wall Street, misses on revenue

25 Jul 2019

Comcast Corp's second-quarter profit on Thursday beat Wall Street estimates as it added more high-speed internet customers, but it lost more video and phone customers than expected.

Comcast second-quarter profit beats Wall Street, misses on revenue

25 Jul 2019

July 25 Comcast Corp reported second-quarter profit on Thursday that beat Wall Street estimates as it added more high-speed internet customers, but it lost more video and phone customers than expected.

WarnerMedia names Ann Sarnoff as CEO of Warner Bros

24 Jun 2019

WarnerMedia on Monday said it appointed Ann Sarnoff as the chief executive officer of Warner Bros, the first woman to run one of Hollywood's most powerful studios in its 96-year history.

Comcast to double spending at Sky on European original programs

12 Jun 2019

Comcast Corp will more than double its investment in European original programming and start an in-house studio at its European unit Sky after Sky's success with the mini-series "Chernobyl," the company said on Wednesday.

CBS sees ad prices rising for the fall season

02 May 2019

CBS Corp sees advertising prices rising for its slate of TV shows in the upcoming fall programming season, executives said, as the TV broadcaster and media company on Thursday reported first-quarter revenue falling short of analysts' estimates from weaker content licensing and distribution sales.

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