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.
FCC Chairman Recommends OK Of $48.5B AT&T-DirecTV DealThe head of the Federal Communications Commission has recommended approving AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV. The deal would create the country's largest provider of cable or satellite TV.
AT&T Says DIRECTV Deal Could Slow Price HikesAT&T's CEO told Congress Tuesday that his company's purchase of DIRECTV will help slow increases in programming prices, but won't lead to a decrease in prices.
Blockbuster Headquarters Moving To ColoradoBlockbuster is moving its headquarters from McKinney to Colorado after satellite television provider Dish Network bought the company last year.