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Fox Cablevision Dispute

Content Is King? Broadcasters Keep Upper Hand In TV Disputes

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — A recent spate of TV blackouts and the lack of government intervention suggests that broadcasters have the upper hand over TV sign...

Net Neutrality and the New Congress -- Meh

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

After the shouting has died down and after the House elects its Republican leaders, the reality is that policy in the telecom sector will likely remain where it has been for the past two years -- in state of suspended animation.

Disputes Over More Money Should Not Hurt the Fans

George Atallah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
George Atallah

The result of corporate interests attempting to hold fans hostage during labor disputes will likely cause significant damage to the loyalty and dedication of millions of Americans who watch football every week

The Fox TV/Cablevision Fight, and How The FCC Can Find Its 'Man Pants.'

Harold Feld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Harold Feld

How on Earth did the FCC get reduced from the consumer protection "cop on the beat" to pathetically tweeting the playoffs?

Our Open Internet Under Siege

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

Policymakers make noise about how important the internet is, but do little to protect the environment. Blocking sites shouldn't be tolerated if an Open Internet is the goal of U.S. policy.

WATCH: Cablevision's News Corp Ad Parodied

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The heated standoff between News Corp and Cablevision just got funny. A contract dispute between the two companies has forced more than 3 million cus...


AP | ANDREW VANACORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Some 3 million cable TV subscribers in the New York area were without Fox programming for a fifth day. The dispute over how much Cab...

Fox Blackout May Prevent MLB Playoff Broadcasts

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Cablevision, the service provider for 3 million customers in the New York area, and Fox parent News Corp. failed to solve a dispute o...