While it is full-steam ahead on the planned Comcast merger, Time Warner Cable is sticking to the improvement plan it outlined during its 4Q earnings call at the end of Jan. Just change to: Senior mgmt recently met and went through all the operating projects ahead, including what parts of the Maxx plan will be implemented. TWC CFO Artie Minson shared details with the crowd at Morgan Stanley’s investor conference Wed, including which senior exec is leaving and a sneak peek at 1Q numbers.

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During the Morgan Stanley investor conference Wed James Murdoch, deputy COO of 21st Century Fox, said he’s really “excited” about OTT video, using the word several times. Read on for Murdoch’s take on this, the TWC-Comcast merger, Aereo and more.
With the FCC expected to soon vote on attributing broadcasters’ joint sales agreements to media ownership, Republican commish Ajit Pai is making a case for the arrangements. Here are the details.

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FCC Renews Consumer Advisory Committee

FCC chmn Ajit Pai renewed the charter of its Consumer Advisory Committee for an 11th two-year term, selecting 29 members for the group. American Consumer Institute

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