The Sky logo sits on a sign outside British Sky ’s headquarters in Isleworth. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Sky’s UK operation and six major Hollywood movie studios including 20th Century Fox and Warner Brothers have been accused by the European Union of ill(...)

A cable truck returns to a Time Warner Cable office in San Diego, California. Time Warner Cableis nearing an agreement to be acquired by smaller peer Charter Communications , combining the second and third largest US cable operators, people familiar with the matter said. Photograph: Mike Blake/Files/Reuters

Charter Communications said it would buy Time Warner Cable in a deal valued at $78.7 billion, as the second and third largest US cable operators look (...)

A successful Charter-Time Warner Cable deal would concentrate significant broadband power in one company. As such it is likely to face intense scrutiny from regulators

Charter Communications is nearing a deal to acquire Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion (about €50 billion), according to people familiar with th(...)

A bid for Time Warner Cable, the second-largest US cable company, would be the boldest move yet for French-Israeli tycoon Patrick Drahi. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Merger talks over Time Warner Cable are pitting French-Israeli tycoon Patrick Drahi against his former boss, media mogul John Malone. A bid for Time W(...)

The new approach comes as Nintendo’s Wii U console lags  Sony’s PlayStation and Microsoft’s XBox Photograph: Reuters

Japanese videogame maker Nintendo forecast its long-awaited entry into smartphone games would help it double annual operating profit in the year endin(...)

Total revenue  at Comcast  gained  2.6 per cent to $17.9 billion during the  first quarter compared with the same period last year.  Photograph:  Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The cable and entertainment conglomerate Comcast has reported a 10 per cent increase in earnings in the first quarter, driven by growth in its high-s(...)

Floyd Mayweather  celebrates after defeating Manny Pacquiao in their welterweight boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday.  Photograph: AFP

Customers of US cable companies took to social media on Saturday to report problems ordering the pay-per-view (PPV) for the boxing megafight between F(...)

A man walks past the Time Warner Cable headquarters in New York. Comcast said the deal had been structured in a way that if the US government didn’t agree, the companies could walk away

Comcast and Time Warner Cable confirmed on Friday they had abandoned their proposed $45 billion merger. Comcast said the deal had been structured in (...)

Tom Wheeler, chairman of the US Federal Communications Commission, announces the preservation of net neutrality. Photograph: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg

The US Federal Communications Commission’s historic vote to preserve net neutrality last week was the right move, even if its full impact can not be i(...)

The Seattle Seahawks and  Denver Broncos compete in last year’s NFL Super Bowl. Fifteen advertisers are making their Super Bowl ad debuts during this year’s event. Photograph: Barton Silverman/The New York Times

Last year the crown was “won” by Budweiser, Coca-Cola and Microsoft. But in just over a fortnight the title of “best Super Bowl ad 2015” will be besto(...)