The House Communications subcmte hearing on STELA, CTAM's TV Everywhere standards and Kansas TV stations' and Cox's retrans battle.
More merger talk from Comcast, Charter and other cable players, the FCC Media Bureau seeks comment on Buckeye's petition and TWC SportsNet LA still has only 2 affiliates on board.
Time Warner Cable is rolling out premium net EPIX, one of the things it agreed to in December when it reached a new carriage deal with Viacom.
While Buckeye Cablevision and Sinclair's retransmission consent-fueled dispute wages on, the 2 are bickering at the FCC over nonduplication. Read this free CableFAX Daily story.
Cablevision, Charter and Cable One are among the MVPDs facing retrans contract deadlines of Dec. 31.
Time Warner Cable and Viacom reach new deal ahead of Dec. 31 deadline. The MSO will carry Epix for the first time under the pact.