TWC TV / Video How Will the FCC’s Tom Wheeler Get Past His Image Problem?FCC chairman Tom Wheeler has an image problem. TV / Video AT&T in Talks to Acquire DirecTV DirecTV and AT&T are in talks to merge, with AT&T taking a stake in the smaller company in a deal composed of both cash and shares, according to multiple reports. Digital Legacy Cable Operators in Austin Are Terrified of Google Fiber The power dynamic will not shift overnight, but the newly announced launch of Google Fiber in the tech-savvy gulch that is Austin, Texas, has legacy cable operators shaking in their boots. And with good reason. Digital Brands Buy Real-Time Mobile Ads Based on the Weather This past winter, Ace Hardware tested location-based mobile ads before and after snowstorms to pitch items like shovels and de-icers. TV / Video Time Warner Cable and Hearst Reach a Deal Hearst and Time Warner Cable have reached an agreement regarding the 16 stations in 14 markets blacked out of TWC's cable package as the two companies tried to come to an agreement over a fair price to retransmit those stations' signals.