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Viacom-DirecTV Standoff Causes Channel Blackout in 20 Million Households – NYTimes.com

By BRIAN STELTER  

 

Nickelodeon, MTV, VH1, Comedy Central and other cable channels owned by Viacom were taken off of DirecTV’s lineup early Wednesday morning, beginning a channel blackout that has angered viewers across the United States. Read more [+]

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DirecTV-Viacom Dispute May Affect Access for 20 Million Customers

By BRIAN STELTER

 9:26 p.m. | Updated

The business strategies of television distributors and programmers, including the bundling of channels and the online streaming of TV shows, were back under the microscope on Tuesday because of a contract dispute between two of the biggest such companies, DirecTV and Viacom. Read more [+]

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