After a long, contentious negotiation, Comcast has renewed its deal to carry Lionsgate’s Starz channels, the companies announced today. The new agreement sheds light on how deals between cable companies and programmers may start to look as their focus shifts from traditional cable to streaming video services. Under the terms of the deal, Starz channels will no longer be available to Comcast...
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Data analytics software company Sumo Logic made widespread layoffs this week, according to people familiar with the matter and an email to staff viewed by The Information, less than a month after private equity firm Francisco Partners bought the company for $1.7 billion. The exact size of the cuts couldn’t be learned. Chief Executive Joe Kim, who was named CEO three days after the...
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