Daily Archive: August 15, 2011

Aug 15

Call for Proposals: Agricultural Knowledge Networks, Innovation, and Behavioral Change for Climate Change Adaptation

Tweet The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and food Security is pleased to announce an open call for proposals for research on agricultural knowledge networks, innovation, and behavioral change for climate change adaptation. The project will be a fieldwork-based study in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh that utilizes qualitative processes (e.g., surveys at the …

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Aug 15

A Setback for Liberty Global

Tweet Liberty Global Inc. (NasdaqGS: LBTYA – News), a leading cable operator in Europe, Latin America, and Australia, continues to suffer setback regarding its ongoing business restructuring strategy. During the last couple of years, Liberty Global was reorganizing its operations through acquisitions of new businesses and disinvestments of its existing set ups. However, things turned …

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Aug 15

MAX Go debuts to bring Cinemax to iPhone and Android

Tweet HBO has rolled out MAX Go for mobile devices as part of a TV Everywhere partnership with its pay-TV operator partners. The app functions in the same way as the well-received HBO Go app, offering 700 hours of Cinemax programming on Apple iOS devices and a few Android smartphones to subscribers who sign in with …

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Aug 15

Time Warner in late talks to buy Insight: report

Tweet Time Warner Cable is in late-stage talks to buy The Carlyle Group’s cable operator Insight Communications Co for around $3 billion, Bloomberg News reported on Sunday. Time Warner could announce a deal as soon as Monday, said the report, which cited two people with knowledge of the matter. Talks could still fall apart, the …

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