time warner

AT&T

US Courts Just Greenlit AT&T’s Anti-Competitive Ambition for Decades to Come

AT&T’s $86 billion merger with Time Warner will result in higher rates and competition issues, but thanks to lobbying and weakened antitrust oversight, government can’t do a damn thing about it.
Karl Bode
2.26.19
Internet

NY State Residents Will Get $62.5 Million In Settlement For Terrible Broadband

The settlement with Charter Spectrum is the largest consumer refund from an ISP in the US.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.18.18
net neutrality

AT&T Is Terrified of California’s Proposed Net Neutrality Legislation

The bill would negate many of the competitive advantages AT&T is trying to get with its Time Warner takeover.
Karl Bode
6.20.18
tech

Comcast Wants to Buy Fox, and the Post-Net Neutrality Corporate Takeover of the Internet Begins

America's weak regulatory system presents MERGER MANIA: A dystopian thriller about corporate dominance of the internet.
Karl Bode
6.13.18
Views My Own

Amazon Is Too Big to Tax and It's Terrifying

The mega corporation led by the richest man in the world is flexing its political muscle more than ever. You should be worried.
Matt Taylor
6.13.18
big telecom

AT&T's Court Win Shows America's Consumer Protection Standards Are Ridiculously Broken

America's antitrust rules have no good mechanism for dealing with what will happen when big telecom uses the end of net neutrality for uncompetitive practices.
Karl Bode
6.13.18
net neutrality

The AT&T-Time Warner Merger and the End of Net Neutrality Are a Nightmare Combination for Consumers

AT&T's win in court means a telecom conglomerate may soon own CNN, HBO, TBS, and a host of movie franchises.
Karl Bode
6.12.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Feds to scrap humanitarian protections for US Haitians, Charlie Rose accused of serial sexual misconduct, Border Patrol union attributes agent's death to ambush, and more.
VICE Staff
11.21.17
Antitrust

DOJ to AT&T: Sell CNN if you want to buy Time Warner

Alex Lubben
11.8.17
It's Friday

VILLAIN or HERO? A Vandal Cuts Off Internet for Thousands of New Yorkers

New Yorkers hate Time Warner so much, it brings them together.
Samantha Cole
9.15.17
cnn

AT&T and Time Warner Execs Vow to Protect Press Freedom Under Trump

The issue of First Amendment free speech protections is now front and center.
Sam Gustin
12.7.16
competition

AT&T CEO Says $85B Time Warner Deal Will Be Tremendous for Consumers

But public interest groups warn that media consolidation usually leads to higher prices.
Sam Gustin
12.7.16
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