When networks and carriers disagree over fees, subscribers can miss out on their favorite TV shows.
Time Warner Cable and CBS have extended the deadline for resolving a dispute that would yank the network from cable subscribers in many large cities as soon as Thursday morning.
We've heard the threat before: your favorite shows are being held hostage. This time, the dispute is between Time Warner Cable and CBS.
News Corp. is threatening to make Fox a pay-TV channel if streaming TV startup Aereo stays in business.
Aereo's streaming television service is both a glimpse at the future of television -- and also a redundant offering that is borderline-superfluous.