Verizon plans to buy Time Warner Cable, cable news channels and other assets

Verizon plans on buying Time Warner, cable channels, sports channels and some other assets, a person familiar with the matter said.Verizon also intends to acquire a majority stake in NBCUniversal and Disney.Time Warner has a pending acquisition bid for Hulu, the entertainment company that will be part of Verizon’s new streaming service.The person, who was not authorized to discuss the […]

The NFL is making its long-awaited broadband service a reality.

The NFL announced on Thursday that it has launched a national service that will provide the league’s home fans with a fast, reliable, and affordable broadband connection.The service will be called BSNL (broadband to local areas), and the NFL will offer the service to local fans in more than 1,000 markets across the country.The NFL will also offer the network […]