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September 23, 2014
New Report from Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Examines Technology Adoption by Older Adults

July 24, 2014
New Report from Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Examines Supporting Economic Development with Technology

July 11, 2014
New Report from Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Addresses Stem Education for Latinos

December 17, 2013
Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Awards Stipend to Deepen Understanding of Broadband Adoption and Digital Literacy for Older Adults

October 7, 2013
New Report from Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Addresses Unlicensed Spectrum Policy

September 4, 2013
Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Awards Stipend in Support of LGBT Communities

August 19, 2013
Time Warner Cable Announces $1.6 Million Donation to NYC Media Lab, which Partners Leading Technology Firms with Academia

February 27, 2013
Time Warner Cable's Research Program Releases One Report

January 8, 2013
Time Warner Cable’s Research Program Awards Two Stipends

November 15, 2012
Time Warner Cable's Research Program Releases Two Reports

June 18, 2012
Time Warner Cable's Research Program Releases Two Reports

May 3, 2012
Time Warner Cable Awards Digital Research Program Stipends

March 26, 2012
Time Warner Cable's Research Program Releases Three Reports

January 11, 2012
Calling All Digital Technology Experts

December 23, 2011
Time Warner Cable Announces Digital Research Program Stipends

August 31, 2011
Time Warner Cable's Research Program Releases Three Reports

May 18, 2011
Time Warner Cable Presents New Research Program Awards

January 26, 2011
Calling All Digital Technology Experts

December 15, 2010
Time Warner Cable Presents New Research Program Awards

November 16, 2010
Experts Come Together to Discuss "Perspectives on the Future of Digital Communications"

September 7, 2010
New Research Program Releases Essays on the Future of Digital Communications: Policy and Technical Perspectives

May 6, 2010
New Research Program Award First Round Stipends

February 17, 2010
Calling All Digital Technology Experts: Time Warner Cable to Offer Up to $20,000 Stipends for Research

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TIME WARNER CABLE’S RESEARCH PROGRAM RELEASES NEW REPORT
Report Addresses the Impact of Search Engines on Local News

(New York, NY) –February 27, 2013 – Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) today released a new report as part of its Research Program on Digital Communications. Launched in February 2010, the Research Program engages scholars to increase understanding of the benefits and challenges facing digital technologies in the home, office, classroom and community. This report and previous ones are available free for download at the program’s website.
The report released today is:

Local News Online: Aggregators, Geo-Targeting and the Market for Local News, by Lisa M. George, Associate Professor of Economics, Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. This paper marks a first attempt to measure the influence of search engines, aggregators and other digital intermediaries on the consumption of local news. Professor George’s findings suggest that, while intermediaries reduce search costs, they do not appreciably increase the consumption of local news content itself. The report informs news providers and policy makers about the nature of demand for local content on the Internet and the evolving role of technology in shaping the market for news.

Fernando Laguarda, director of the program and Vice President for External Affairs and Policy Counselor at Time Warner Cable, said, “These reports from the best and brightest thought leaders in telecommunications and media policy are a wonderful resource to policymakers and industry stakeholders alike. The feedback from the policy community is overwhelmingly positive and the demand for fresh thinking remains strong. We are pleased to continue making a contribution to communications and technology policy debates.”

About the Time Warner Cable Research Program on Digital Communications
The Time Warner Cable Research Program on Digital Communications awards stipends to foster research dedicated to increasing understanding of the benefits and challenges facing the future of digital technologies in the home, office, classroom and community. Individual researchers affiliated with universities and non-profits are eligible to apply for the stipends. The recently published essays and more information about the program can be found atwww.twcresearchprogram.com and by following http://twitter.com/TWC_RP. The deadlines for the next awards is April 1, 2013.

About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and managed and outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com, www.navisite.com, and www.twcmediasales.com.