Glenn Britt

Time Warner Cable pays tribute as former boss passes away

US MSO Time Warner Cable has paid tribute to former CEO and cable industry pioneer Glenn Britt after he passed away yesterday, aged 65. “Glenn Britt’s entrepreneurial spirit and visionary leadership inspired the cable industry and left a profound mark on Time Warner Cable,” the company said. “He was a central figure at the birth […]

CBS, Time Warner end bitter carriage row

The month-long blackout of US broadcast network CBS on Time Warner Cable is over, after the pair agreed a new carriage agreement. The deal was struck just in time for the new NFL season to begin, as many had expected. As a result, CBS, plus other CBS Corp. channels such as Showtime, Smithsonian Channel and […]

Time Warner Cable eyes Hulu stake

US cable giant Time Warner Cable is reportedly considering taking an equity stake in video-on-demand site Hulu, according to several US reports. Bloomberg reported that discussions between the firms are at an early stage, and said another, unnamed, pay TV company was also mulling a bid for the VOD site. It claimed that a deal […]