AT&T/TW Part 2: In This Corner, Six Mega-Competitors

October 31, 2016

Continuing this week’s conversation about AT&T and Time Warner … consider the new media world. It’s all about AT&T v. Comcast v. Verizon v. Charter v. Disney v. CBS/Viacom … and so on. There are two mega competitors right now, along with one (pending government approval) in the wings and three others contemplating their next steps. The new

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FCC Chief Recommends Approval of ATT $49 Billion Buyout of DirecTV

July 23, 2015

    NEWS ANALYSIS: Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler says he is recommending approval of AT&T’s merger with DirecTV, subject to some conditions. Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler has recommended that the commission vote to approve AT&T’s $49 billion acquisition of satellite television service provider DirecTV with some conditions.”The proposed order outlines a

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