Why Cable Bills Are Rising Again And What You Can DoCable and satellite TV providers are ringing in the new year with an unwelcomed gift: higher cable bills.
FCC Delays Vote On Much-Disputed Cable Box RulesFederal regulators have delayed a vote on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes. Consumers could potentially save hundreds of dollars each year if they don't have to buy or rent a cable box.
Breaking Up The Bundle? Dish Relegates ESPN To An Add-OnDish Network is offering a new bundle of about 50 cable channels that doesn't include ESPN and some other sports channels, giving people who don't care about sports a way to save money.
Time Warner Taking 10 Percent Stake In HuluTime Warner's deal with Hulu comes almost a month after Comcast said that it's adding Netflix to its X1 set-top boxes in the latest deal to blur the lines separating cable TV from Internet video services.
Frontier: Telecom Takeover Led To Outages In 3 StatesFrontier Communications blamed its takeover of another company for widespread phone, internet and television service outages here in Texas and two other states.
Time Warner Name Will Vanish; Charter Closes AcquisitionCharter Communications is closing on its $67 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. The deals make Charter the second-largest home Internet provider and third-largest video provider in the U.S.
Time Warner Cable Deal Gets OK, With Online Video ConditionsFederal regulators will impose several conditions meant to protect online video services as they back Charter's bid to buy Time Warner Cable and create the country's second-largest home Internet provider.
Amazon Takes On Netflix With Stand-Alone Video StreamingAmazon is taking on Netflix and Hulu with a stand-alone video streaming service. Customers can now pay $8.99 a month to watch Amazon's Prime video streaming service.
Car Accident Downs Power Lines In HurstOncor crews are on the scene.
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Top 5 Surprising Items You Can And Should NegotiateFew people buy a car or a home without negotiating the price, so why stop there?
TiVo To Make Version For Those Without CableHere's a sign more households are going without cable or satellite TV: TiVo Inc. is making a digital video recorder just for so-called cord-cutters.