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  1. Analysts Chime in on Netflix-Virgin Media Pay TV Deal

    9:08 am 9/10/2013

    TV distributors increasingly see the streaming video service as "another network and less as competition," says one observer.Read more

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  2. U.K. Cable Giant Virgin Media to Integrate Netflix Service in Industry First

    1:01 am 9/10/2013

    The deal will bring the streaming service onto a pay TV platform for the first time and could open the door for similar arrangements with other operators.Read more

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  3. U.K. Ad Watchdog Rejects Complaints About Virgin Media TV Spot

    6:59 am 8/28/2013

    The commercial by the cable giant, owned by John Malone's Liberty Global, starred former "Doctor Who" David Tennant and sprinter Usain Bolt.Read more

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  4. U.K. Cable Giant Virgin Media Strikes Carriage Deal for BT Sport Networks

    4:02 am 8/16/2013

    The company owned by John Malone's Liberty Global will offer the new channels that compete with BSkyB, of which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns 39 percent.Read more

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  5. John Malone's Liberty Global Closes $24 Billion Acquisition of U.K.'s Virgin Media

    8:44 am 6/7/2013

    The British cable and wireless giant, whose new CEO is News Corp. veteran Tom Mockridge, adds to the international cable operator's European reach.Read more

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  6. Virgin Media Shareholders Approve Acquisition by John Malone's Liberty Global

    9:21 am 6/4/2013

    The deal for the U.K. cable giant is valued at $23.3 billion and is set to close later in the week.Read more

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  7. Outgoing Virgin Media CEO to Become Guardian Media Group Chair

    5:56 am 6/3/2013

    Neil Berkett will move to the owner of British newspapers "The Guardian" and "The Observer" after leaving the cable giant, which is being acquired by John Malone's Liberty Global.Read more

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  8. Piers Morgan to Exec Produce Tabloid Journalism Drama for Starz

    11:13 am 5/8/2013

    The 1970s entry "Fleet Street" hails from Lionsgate TV and Richard Branson's Virgin Produced.Read more

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  9. Liberty Global Taps Former News Corp. Exec as Virgin Media CEO

    12:21 am 5/8/2013

    Tom Mockridge, most recently CEO of News International, will run the U.K. cable operator once John Malone's company acquires it.Read more

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  10. EU Clears Liberty Global Deal for U.K. Cable Firm Virgin Media

    4:41 am 4/15/2013

    The deal will make John Malone's global cable operator the world's largest pay-TV player and challenge Britain's BSkyB, in which News Corp. owns a 39 percent stake.Read more

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