Now that everyone’s had a day to digest the idea of Comcast gobbling up Time Warner Cable, is it safe to assume everyone’s questions over the merger have been resolved? Hardly. It just gave everyone time to think of more. Some things to ponder include what happens to Bright House, whether retrans reform is DOA and if there’s more M&A to come. Here’s our take.

More top stories in today’s CableFAX Daily:

It’s hard to avoid the Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger in cable nets’ earnings calls these days. Read on for Scripps’ take, according to chmn/CEO Ken Lowe, plus the company’s financials.
ESPN’s SEC Network is urging fans to call, email and tweet TV providers to urge distributors to carry the net. Here is what SEC network is doing.
Synacor scored a deal with a telecom company to offer authentication for its TVE services.

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