| May 20, 2014
| 11:37 AM
SeaWorld Orlando is adding a unique feature to its mobile app soon that will allow people to buy its QuickQueue pass anywhere – even when standing in line at a ride. QuickQueue is the park’s express lane feature for rides and attractions....
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Charter Communications executives think Time Warner Cable is a troubled asset with bad leadership and horrible customer service and is too cheap to upgrade its Internet and video operations to better serve its subscribers.
And Charter is eager to make a...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Los Angeles Dodgers President Stan Kasten isn't worried about the distribution prospects for the team's new cable network.
"These things always get worked out," Kasten told the Los Angeles Times when asked about potential resistance Time Warner Cable --...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 5:53 AM
The wireless wars continue.
That's wonderful, because as long as carriers keep fighting for your business, you'll keep saving big bucks.
Last month, T-Mobile and AT&T offered savings on family plans. Sprint and Verizon the largest carrier, have...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:19 AM
Happy Freebie Friday! Today's edition is packed with freebies, coupon savings, dining deals and fun things to do. Use my list to save all weekend long.
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| Feb 2, 2014
| 3:39 AM
On the face of it, the fact that the Broward School District even has to consider a policy banning drivers from using their cell phones while on school grounds is absurd.
You’d think that parents, in particular, innately know that they...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
So-called "vampire" TV set-top boxes that devour more power than some refrigerators are on their way out -- at least, most of them are.
Big cable and satellite TV providers and their manufacturing partners have agreed to curtail energy-hungry boxes for...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:30 PM
LONDON -- Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB, for more than two decades the U.K.'s dominant provider of pay TV, celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2014 but is only now facing serious competitive threats.
After seeing off such formidable rivals as Disney-owned sports...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Liberty Media Corp. intends to strengthen its embrace of SiriusXM satellite radio.
The Colorado-based Liberty, which is controlled by billionaire John Malone, announced a plan late Friday to offer Liberty common stock to minority shareholders of...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
John Malone's Liberty Media has unveiled a complicated stock transaction that would allow it to buy up the remaining 48% of Sirius XM Satellite Radio that it does not own.
The characteristically intricate deal is seen as a means of prepping Liberty's...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:07 AM
After the coffee. Before getting back into work mode!
The Skinny: Are we all rested and ready for 2014? No? Then we should take another week off. If only we could. But since we can't, let's get back into our groove. Today's headlines include the weekend...