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March 12, 2014
07:32 EDTT, TWC, LIN, JCOM, TWER, GNCMA, GTN, SCORDeutsche Bank to hold a conference
22nd Annual Media, Internet & Telecom Conference is being held in Palm Beach, Florida on March 10-12 with webcasted company presentations to begin on March 12 at 7:45 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted.Webcast Link
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August 25, 2014
14:51 EDTGTNGray Television renews all Fox affiliation agreements
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11:48 EDTTAT&T, DirecTV agree to deal with DOJ paving way for merger, NY Post says
AT&T (T) has agreed with the Justice Department on terms paving the way for it to acquire DirecTV (DTV), though it could not be learned what, if any, conditions the department has placed on the merger, according to The New York Post, citing a source close to the process. Reference Link
10:44 EDTGTNGray Television renewal with CBS removes overhang, says Wells Fargo
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10:00 EDTJCOMOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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08:31 EDTGTNCBS, Gray Television sign affiliation deal
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06:31 EDTJCOMJ2 Global initiated with a Neutral at Citigroup
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06:20 EDTTWCFCC seeks more data from Comcast regarding TWC deal, Reuters says
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August 22, 2014
10:15 EDTTVodafone rallies amid reports of AT&T takeover bid, FT says
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07:11 EDTTAT&T may mount bid GBP3 per share bid for Vodafone, Daily Mail reports
AT&T (T) is working on a cash bid worth over GBP3 per share for Vodafone (VOD), according to the Daily Mail. The publication says China Mobile (CHL) may be interested in taking a stake in Vodafone of up to 20%. Reference Link
August 21, 2014
13:16 EDTTT-Mobile offers free data to users who recruit new customers to its network
T-Mobile (TMUS) is offering its current Simple Choice customers a free unlimited LTE data plan upgrade for a full year when they recruit a Sprint (S), Verizon (VZ), or AT&T (T) customer to its network. The new referred customer will also receive a full year of unlimited LTE data for free as well. If a Simple Choice customer who recruits a new user to T-Mobile's network already has an unlimited LTE data plan, they will receive a $10 credit each month for twelve months. The referral plan starts August 29. Reference Link
11:49 EDTTSprint announces $60 per month unlimited wireless plan
Sprint (S) announces an unlimited wireless plan for $60. The plan provides consumers unlimited talk, text and data while on Sprint's network for $60 per month, a $20 savings compared to T-Mobile's (TMUS) $80 per month unlimited plan, the wireless carrier said. The Sprint $60 Unlimited Plan is available to both new and existing Sprint customers starting tomorrow, August 22. To qualify for the plan, customers must purchase their device through Sprint Easy Pay, pay full retail price or bring their own compatible device.
06:20 EDTLINCBS seeking bigger share of pay-television revenue from affiliates, WSJ reports
CBS last week stripped an Indianapolis station of its affiliation due to a fee disagreement as it seeks a bigger share of pay-television revenue, reports the Wall Street Journal. The Indianapolis station's owner LIN Media (LIN) was set to be acquired by Media General (MEG) for $1.6B this year, but Media General cut its acquisition price Wednesday by 7%, or more than $100M, with the move from CBS cited as one of the reasons. According to Gabelli & Co., the lack of a CBS affiliation may cost the statio tens of millions of dollars in annual revenue to decline. Reference Link
August 20, 2014
11:22 EDTLINSinclair Broadcast agrees to swap TV stations with Media General
Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI ) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the broadcast assets of one television station in Providence, RI owned by Media General (MEG), two television stations in Green Bay, WI owned by LIN Media (LIN) and one television station in Savannah, GA owned by WTGS Television and operated by LIN through a shared services arrangement. The three markets represent 1.2% of U.S. television households. Simultaneously, Sinclair will sell Media General the broadcast assets of three stations in two markets upon the completion of the LIN/Media General merger. The company's previously announced sale of WHTM in Harrisburg is expected to close in September. The combination of all stations being sold to Media General represents 1.9% of U.S. television households.In addition and as part of the transactions, Sinclair will pay a net cash price of $31M for an additional $3.4M of cash flow being swapped. In addition, the company expects to generate an additional approximately $2M of synergies on the acquired stations.
11:17 EDTLINMedia General, LIN Media announce agreements to divest TV stations in 5 markets
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09:19 EDTLINMedia General and LIN Media to host joint conference call
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08:46 EDTLINMedia General, LIN Media announce amendment to merger agreement
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06:13 EDTTWCNetflix signs paid peering deal with Time Warner Cable, Gigaom reports
Netflix (NFLX) has signed a direct interconnection deal with Time Warner Cable (TWC) that would provide Netflix with direct access and faster streams, reports Gigaom. Time Warner Cable confirmed that the deal happened in June and the implementation has been rolling out this month. Reference Link
August 19, 2014
10:01 EDTTAT&T confirms plan to deliver U-verse with AT&T GigaPower in Jacksonville
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07:12 EDTTFCC looks into telecom special access line rates, Reuters says
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06:46 EDTTAT&T technology routes calls to multiple devices, Re/code says
AT&T has developed technology that sends calls from one device to many other devices, Re/code reported yesterday. Reference Link
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