FCC approves Charter’s acquisiton of Time Warner Cable

[N]early a year after the two companies struck a deal, the Federal Communications Commission has finally granted its approval. The announcement follows FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler and the US Justice Department green-lighting the merger in April, which confirmed that it was only a matter of time before it became official. […] this positions Charter Communications as the second largest cable and internet service in the US with 24 million subscribers total, right behind Comcast’s 28 million. – Edgar Alvarez, Engadget http://ift.tt/1WQH3xl