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Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Telegraph | Dunphy: You believed Trump’s lies

White working-class voters comprised one-third of the 2016 electorate. They were the foundation of Trump’s victories in the Rust Belt states of Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, according to Jim Tankersley’s “How Trump won: The Revenge of working-class whites.” Half of these voters stated that the economy was the most important election-year issue. “Two-thirds said […]

Reese Witherspoon, AT&T venture, form media company aimed at women

Otter Media, the joint venture between ATT Inc and The Chernin Group, has partnered with Reese Witherspoon to form a new multimedia company, Hello Sunshine, aimed at telling female-driven stories. Witherspoon’s involvement in Hello Sunshine will come via her production company Pacific Standard, which counts films “Wild,” “Gone Girl,” and the upcoming HBO series “Big […]

Regulatory Microscope Lies Ahead for AT&T and Time Warner

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Failing media to be replaced by 24-hour Taylor Swift channel …

We stand on the verge of an exciting new age when the failed and fraudulent media of old will soon be exiled, punished at last for the damaging lies of “multiculturalism,” “decency,” and “facts.” Even the most precocious of 16-year-olds or president-elects can see it: The era of CNN, The New York Times, and the […]

What Lies Ahead For AT&T-Time Warner After Trump Victory? [Video]

ATT and Time Warner have some major hurdle to face after Republican Donald Trump won the presidential race. During the campaign, Candidate Donald Trump openly blasted ATT for its proposal to acquire Time Warner for a reported $85.4 billion. Trump clearly opposed saying that the merger of the two companies would concentrate too much power […]

Trump doesn’t like the media. He certainly doesn’t like media mergers.

Let’s get this big caveat out of the way: Donald Trump probably isn’t interested in the minutiae of being president — that is to say the actual, everyday management of the most powerful state on earth. His cabinet will end up exercising far more power than any unelected body ever has in the U.S. But […]

AT&T is heartless – DirecTV

… read more at: http://www.dtvusaforum.com/threads/97469-AT-amp-T-is-heartless-DirecTV

How the FCC & Trump’s Transition Team Leader, Jeff Eisenach, Helped to Kill Competition in America.

And today, there is no serious competition or choice for ISP services, or most other wired services. In fact, “Internet Service Providers”, (ISPs) (the companies that connect you to the Internet and provide email, among other services), are considered some of the worst companies in America. In June 2016, ACSI’s Customer Satisfaction Benchmarks came out […]

LeEco’s phones and TVs are coming to Amazon and Best Buy

If you buy the Le S3 or Le Pro3 smartphones or 43-inch X43 Pro 4K TV, you’ll get three months of DirecTV Now. The more upmarket Super4 X55 or Super4 X65 4K sets will land you a six-month trial, or 12-months with the purchase of a $5,000 85-inch uMax85 TV. DirecTV just launched yesterday as […]

AT&T Launches DIRECTV NOW Streaming TV Service With Plans as Low as $35, Up to 120+ Channels (Updated)

ATT announced a brand new streaming TV solution today called DIRECTV NOW. As the name suggests, this is an initiative launched through their DIRECTV arm, but will be available to everyone starting November 30 for as little as $35 per month.  DIRECT TV now is very much like Playstation Vue or Sling TV in that […]