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NBC, FOX, CBS split NFL Contract

  NBC signed a new deal with NFL for the next 9 years till 20021, bagging three Superbowls apart from the 2012 bowl in in 2015, 2018 and 2021. It … Continue reading

December 15, 2011

It’s NBC Universal

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”false” link=”term=Comcast&iid=7234592″ src=”9/3/8/8/COMCAST_BUYS_NBC_d4ad.JPG?adImageId=8008008&imageId=7234592″ width=”500″ height=”342″ /] [picapp align=”right” wrap=”false” link=”term=Comcast&iid=7172769″ src=”4/2/7/8/General_Electric_And_e942.jpg?adImageId=8008197&imageId=7172769″ width=”380″ height=”253″ /] The proposed $30-billion transaction is the fruition of a longtime ambition by Comcast’s 50-year-old … Continue reading

December 4, 2009

After AOL Warner, the new megalith?

Can conventional media survive yet? The proposed $30-billion transaction is the fruition of a longtime ambition by Comcast’s 50-year-old chief executive, Brian Roberts, to recast his family-controlled Philadelphia company into … Continue reading

December 4, 2009

The epic saga: In which Vivendi gets out of the way

GE has finally got itself a new doorstop with Vivendi agreeing to sell out 20% in NBC Universal for $5.8 billion (MarketWatch story) Now one only needs to wait for … Continue reading

December 1, 2009

Will Buffet’s GE get rid of NBC?

NBC Universal executives declined to deny a report Wednesday night that Comcast, the cable giant, is in talks to buy the television and movie company from General Electric.Comcast also did … Continue reading

October 2, 2009 · 1 Comment

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