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Cablevision Suit Threatens Paid-TV Industry

Cablevision's antitrust suit against Viacom for forcing unwanted channels on customers could help turn the paid-TV model on its head. More 

Groupon Sacks Mason — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Groupon was hammered in Thursday trading after a shoddy quarterly report, but rebounded in after-market action following the announcement of its CEO's departure. More 

Cablevision Sues Viacom Over Forced Channel Bundling

Cablvision has filed suit against Viacom, alleging that the media company forced it to carry 14 low-rated channels just to get three high-rated networks. More 

Apple’s Rescue Too Little Too Late — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Downbeat jobs and productivity news coupled with a string of crummy earnings reports to send the broader markets into the red Thursday. More 

7 Reasons to Cheer the NHL’s Return

Hockey is back this weekend after a lengthy lockout, and lots of parties are likely very glad for it. More 

DirecTV to Raise Prices in 2013

DirecTV is raising monthly subscription fees by an average of 4.5% starting in February due to higher programming costs. More 

Trouble Is Looming for Cable TV Companies

It's easy to figure out why cable TV companies are in a tough spot right now. Figuring out a solution, on the other hand? That's the real problem. More