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Still Hate Your Cable Company? 292,000 Defections Show You’re Not Alone

Filed under: Company News, Media, Verizon, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Personal FinanceOne thing is becoming clear as cable companies and satellite television providers shell out their latest quarterly financials: Americans are fed up with their ever-g…

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Dish Network Still Has a Problem

Filed under: Company News
Dish Network (DISH) — and its subscribers — dodged a bullet this week.

The country’s second largest satellite television provider has secured a deal with Gannett (GCI) to continue broadcasting local television channels i…

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ESPN’s Baseball Deal: A Home Run for Disney, a Foul Ball for Your Cable Bill

Filed under: Media, Walt Disney, Family MoneyESPN is loading up on baseball, and it may cost you in the end.

Disney’s (DIS) ubiquitous sports network and Major League Baseball announced a blockbuster deal on Tuesday. The eight-year deal will have ESPN…

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Still No Snooki for You, DIRECTV Subscribers

Filed under: Company News, Media, Viacom, Stocks in the News

DIRECTV (DTV) and Viacom (VIA) have reached an impasse, and things are starting to get ugly.

It has now been more than a week since customers of the country’s largest satellite televisi…

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Google May Be Your Next Cable Television Provider

Filed under: Technology, Media, Google , Apple, AT&T, Comcast, Stocks in the NewsIf you’re fed up with escalating cable bills, fuzzy satellite television reception, and unresponsive customer service, Google (GOOG) is starting to think inside the bo…

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