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Expiring Airline Miles: Just One More Way to Penalize the Poor

Samuel C. Spitale | Posted 05.05.2016 | Impact
Samuel C. Spitale

When I logged in to my Southwest account last week, I was surprised to find my 30,000 accumulated miles were missing. Apparently, they disappeared aft...

Jenny Che

Why This Company's Attempt To Buy Time Warner Cable Might Actually Work | Jenny Che | Posted 04.29.2015 | Business

#1) Comcast isn't involved.

This Is What The Comcast-Time Warner Merger Does To Cable TV (It's Appalling)

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 02.15.2014 | Business

If you aren't already horrified by Comcast's recent $45 billion buyout of rival provider Time Warner Cable, you should be. As you can see from the...

Divorce Court for Your Cable Provider: The Art of the Steal

Kevin Walsh | Posted 02.05.2014 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

I am forced into a dangerous melodrama between me and my loved one -- my television.

One Man Says Comcast Error Cost Him $26,000

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2012 | Money

For most, canceling your cable doesn’t go farther than a phone call. But for one man in Washington, D.C., the decision has taken him all the way to ...

Comcast To Sandy Victim: We Want Our Cable Box Back

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.02.2012 | Money

Your house may be in danger of exploding, but that apparently would not stop Comcast from asking for its cable box back. Blogger Seth Clifford writ...

Lila Shapiro

Workers Put Verizon On Hold: Portray Strike As Defense Of Middle Class Jobs | Lila Shapiro | Posted 10.07.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Outside Verizon corporate headquarters in downtown Manhattan, a group of more than 40 union employees gathered wearing red shirts and plac...

The Uncertain Future of Cabal Television

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert J. Elisberg

Think of net neutrality as like having stops signs at a busy intersection to avoid daily pile-ups. Or think of Wall Street without regulations. Financial collapse was the result.

Why HBO's New Download Service Won't Be a Hit

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HBO is testing a new download service, HBO Broadband, in Milwaukee and in the home of the NFC runner-up Green Bay Packers. It has the makings of a sma...