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Analyst: At-Risk Cord Cutters Just Want Cheaper TV

In his third focus group centered on at-risk cord-cutters, or young viewers that are considering dropping their pay TV subscriptions, Sanford Bernstein media analyst Todd Juenger found that participants in his informal study didn’t necessarily want to give up any channels, they just want what they are currently getting to be cheaper. ...

Suddenlink Renews Weather Channel Pact

Suddenlink and The Weather Channel have reached a multi-year distribution agreement for The Weather Channel and Weatherscan linear services. The deal will also give Suddenlink TV Everywhere rights through subscriber authentication on multiple devices. Additional terms were not disclosed. ...

Reports: Comcast Bids Adieu to TWC

Comcast is apparently ready to throw in the towel on its $67 billion merger with Time Warner Cable, concluding what has been a grueling 14-month approval process. ...

Cablevision Launches ‘Cord-Cutter’ Packages

Cablevision Systems is launching a series of cord-cutter packages, basically a mixture of high-speed Internet and a digital antenna to grab over-the air networks. ...

Dish Launches WeatherNation

Dish Network said it has launched local, regional and national weather news channel WeatherNation, including an interactive app that allows customers to quickly view local weather information. ...



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