Posts tagged “Time Warner Cable”

December 23, 2016

Premium Lock AT&T names marketing exec to head Time Warner merger transition team

AT&T                             AT&T has named Lori Lee, a senior executive vice president and global marketing officer to head the integration of its $85 billion merger with Time Warner when the deal closes.

Updated October 24, 2016

Premium Lock Time Warner Cable looking to fill 90 sales jobs in Triangle

Help wanted          Time Warner Cable is hosting a job fair on Wednesday and Thursday as it seeks to fill some 90 sales jobs in the Triangle.

Updated October 14, 2016

Premium Lock Cutting nearly 20% of Charlotte workers, Charter says workers could relocate, keep jobs

Layoffs        Charter Communications, the new parent of Time Warner Cable, will lay off 258 employees at its Charlotte location starting this November, according to a notice filed to the state Commerce Department. In a statement, Charter says the affected workers were offered the opportunity to keep their jobs if they chose tor elocate.

Updated October 11, 2016

Premium Lock AT&T, Verizon top US 'investment heroes' list; Duke Energy is No. 10

Economy AT&T leads the new "U.S. Investment Heroes of 2016" report that ranks non-financial companies by investment in the American economy. The top 25 is dominated by technology and energy companies with AT&T leading for the fourth consecutive year.

Updated June 8, 2016

Premium Lock Triangle headlines: NC in Fortune 500; TWC being 'bullied;' H-1Bs in Charlotte; Metabolon deal

Triangle headlines In our latest wrapup of Triangle headlines from other publications, catch up on reports about the new Fortune 500 and what North Carolina firms made it as well as news about Time Warner Cable, Metabolon and an investigation into H-1B visas in Charlotte.

Updated May 18, 2016

Premium Lock Say goodbye to Time Warner Cable: Sale leads to name change

The Broadband Report       Time Warner Cable, the largest cable provider in New York and Los Angeles, among other markets, was just bought by Charter Communications Inc., which has mostly operated in the Midwest. The Stamford, Connecticut-based company also bought Bright House Networks Wednesday. That makes Charter the second-largest home Internet provider and third-largest video provider in the U.S. Over the next year and a half, Charter will phase out the Time Warner Cable and Bright House names in favor of its own brand, Spectrum.

April 27, 2016

Premium Lock Yahoo board battle; Comcast earnings; Nintendo sinks; TWC deal conditions

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Yahoo adds four board members in investor battle; Comcast beats Street; Nintendo losses grow; TWC's merger OK'd with conditions.

March 31, 2016

Premium Lock Bad experiences costly to companies

Temkin More than 20 percent of consumers who have interacted with TV service providers and Internet service providers report having a bad experience during the previous six months, according to new research from the Temkin Group.

December 31, 2015

Premium Lock $5 trillion: A record-breaking year in deals and several impact NC

​Companies around the world spent a record $5.04 trillion on acquisitions in 2015, according to Dealogic, as slow worldwide economic growth and low interest rates pushed companies to combine forces. And several of them involve companies with major operations in North Carolina.

Tracking major deals Tracking major deals

Updated October 6, 2015

Premium Lock Two dozen employers featured at Come Tech Out Job Fair

Two dozen employers coming to job fair The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA), along with community partners, Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) and Work in the Triangle, will host the next COME TECH OUT the Triangle Job Fair on October 8, 2015 from 8:30 am - 1:00pm at NC State's McKimmon Conference & Training Center in Raleigh. Two dozen employers have thousands of positions open. The Job Fair is free to attend for job seekers.

September 22, 2015

Premium Lock Verizon, TWC phone, Internet outage affects 8 NC counties

Verizon   Phone and Internet service began returning Monday night to some customers of Verizon and Time Warner after an outage that lasted over six hours.

Updated July 21, 2015

Premium Lock AT&T kicks off ultra-fast Internet, U-verse in Durham, Greensboro

AT&T GigaPower       AT&T executives along with business leaders from Durham will be on hand today for the formal launch of ultra-fast Internet service in the Bull City and Durham County as part of the North Carolina Next Generation Network. AT&T is also offering its U-verse entertainment network.

Updated July 20, 2015

Premium Lock AT&T formally launches ultra-fast Internet service in Durham

AT&T GigaPower       AT&T executives along with business leaders from Durham will be on hand today for the formal launch of ultra-fast Internet service in the Bull City and Durham County as part of the North Carolina Next Generation Network.

July 9, 2015

Premium Lock New innovation fund; NC bill could hurt recycling; Time Warner sued; Syska Hennessy coming to Raleigh

Bulldog In today's Bulldog update of technology news: Mayors, Walmart Foundation launch second manufacturing innovation fund. new NC bill could endanger TV/computer recyling efforts; videos help heart patients recover; Syska Hennessy Group opening new Raleigh office, Time Warner sued over robocalls.

June 25, 2015

Premium Lock To sway regulators in bid for Time Warner Cable, Charter pledges to play nice on Internet

Cable  Charter is trying to convince the government that consumers will benefit if it is allowed to create a cable giant through its proposed $67.1 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House.

Updated June 16, 2015

Premium Lock Report: Wi-Fi networks to carry up to 60% of mobile data

wifi  Why are companies such as Raleigh-based Republic Wireless offering mobile calling and data plans that utilize Wi-Fi and giants such as AT&T and Time Warner Cable expanding their Wi-Fi networks? Because mobile data is heading that way big time. A new report spells out the trend - and the risks for providers.

June 5, 2015

Premium Lock The Internet-TV industry: Reviewing the wave of consolidations

Cable and Satellite TV Hookups ​Cable and satellite TV providers are joining together to get more heft as the Internet shakes up the television industry. By combining forces, cable companies can bulk up on subscribers, giving them greater power to negotiate with entertainment conglomerates that supply content. They also can gain access to new technologies.

June 4, 2015

Premium Lock Time Warner Cable expands WiFi access across Triangle

wifi  The Triangle is one of three new markets where Time Warner Cable has begun deploying its outdoor WiFi network to enable customers to access the Internet. More than 3,000 "hit spots" are now available in and around Raleigh, TWC says.

Updated May 26, 2015

Premium Lock Charter buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33B

Time Warner Cable Charter Communications (Nasdaq: CHTR) is buying Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) in a cash and stock deal worth $55.33 billion, the two firms announced Tuesday. The merger creates one of the largest broadband and pay TV companies in the United States.

May 21, 2015

Premium Lock HP sells China server unit; Peak 10 grows in Triangle; Time Warner Cable back in play?; Spotify expands; PayPal's $25M fine

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: HP is selling its server business in China; Peak 10 expands in the Triangle; will Altice buy Time Warner Cable?; Spotify adds more services; and PayPal pays $25 million settlement.

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