Is there a sports rights bubble that’s destined to burst? Survey says… nope. At least if you’re asking a bunch of sports execs. At the Covington & Burling Sports Media & Technology conference Thurs they discussed the increase of sports rights costs, the ramifications for the industry and what factors might actually cause a media rights bubble to burst.

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A bipartisan “Do Not Track Kids” Act was introduced Thurs on the Hill. Read on for details.
Viacom shares closed down almost 2.5%, despite posting strong revenue growth (+9% YOY to $3.65bln) in fiscal 4Q.

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Cable Urges FCC to Keep 25/3 Benchmark

NCTA, ACA Connects and others are urging the FCC not to raise its 25/3 speed benchmark as the agency begins to craft its annual Section 706 report.

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