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TIME WARNER’S BEWKES: “NETFLIX IS OUR FRIEND”

December 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

While only a year ago Time Warner chief Jeff Bewkes was saying that Netflix was “like the Albanian army [trying] to take over the world” and predicting that the world — meaning media conglomerates like his — was bound to win. The company’s Warner Bros. unit has imposed a 28-day delay on the release of […]

TIME WARNER CHIEF WANTS ALL TV ONLINE

June 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Time Warner chief Jeffrey Bewkes has called for producers of television shows and the cable and broadcast networks that distribute them to make all of their content available online — free. As reported by Multichannel News, Bewkes told the Cable Show 2011 in Chicago, “Put the TV on the Internet. … Don’t change the business […]