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Friday, April 1, 2011

Time Warner Responds To Content Provider Complaints, Pulls Channels From iPad App

According to the New York Times, Time Warner Cable has yanked some of its channels from an iPad application that allows consumers to turn their iPads into tvs after receiving complaints from Viacom, Discovery Communications and the News Corporation. Those companies allege that the application is a breach of the contract they have entered into with Time Warner; they want additional payments if their content is used other than in cable feeds. See also this story from Business Insider.

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