| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Los Angeles finally got to see the Dodgers play baseball on TV.
Time Warner Cable simulcast Monday night's matchup between the Dodgers and rival San Francisco Giants on the independent local broadcast station KDOC-TV (Channel 56).
The broadcast on...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Time Warner Cable, which paid more than top dollar to secure Dodgers telecasts well into the future and then managed to prevent millions of Dodger fans from seeing the games on TV during this (possibly) pennant-winning season, is backing down.
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Some on Wall Street have been urging Time Warner to spin off its crown jewel -- HBO -- into a separate company.
But Jeff Bewkes, chief executive of Time Warner, said he had no intention of hiving off HBO.
"We are not going to do that," Bewkes said...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:30 PM
As the merger review process inches along at the FCC, Comcast and Time Warner Cable have set October dates for their respective shareholder votes on the blockbuster $45.2 billion union of the nation's largest cable operators.
Meanwhile, Comcast and...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:29 PM
A year after switching over to an all-digital cable TV network in La Cañada Flintridge, Charter Communications has implemented a series of enhancements that have boosted Internet connection speeds and added more than 120 high-definition channels....
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:32 PM
A year after switching over to an all-digital cable TV network in Glendale and Burbank, Charter Communications has implemented a series of enhancements that have boosted Internet connection speeds and added more than 120 high-definition channels....
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Greetings, readers. Today is Friday, September 5. Temperatures today are forecasted to reach a high of 87 degrees in the Glendale area and a low of 68.
Headlines from the area:
- A multiyear effort to bring improvements to Maple Park in Glendale is...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:46 PM
My colleagues Jim Peltz and Bill Plaschke both reviewed the ongoing fiasco of the Dodgers' TV rights deal this weekend. Both came to the same conclusion--that it's a disaster for the ball club and for the fans. Frankly, who could look at the facts and...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The NBC broadcast network, after trailing in the ratings for nearly a decade, could finish the TV season in first place among viewers prized by advertisers.
Comcast Corp. executives Tuesday lauded the peacock network's performance, which helped power...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:01 AM
After the coffee. Before analyzing the Redskins' 2014 schedule.
The Skinny: Sorry we are a little late today. Had to jump on the HBO/Amazon story and make sure that was in our roundup. Other stories include recaps of Aereo's big day at the Supreme Court...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:21 AM
After the coffee. Before erasing the Oscars from my already packed DVR.
The Skinny: I'd love to tell you I was at all the hot parties last night. While I was certainly in demand — sorry, Graydon and Madonna — I opted to stay home and watch...