John Rigas protests that he is innocent, despite charges of financial wrongdoing, a report says. Separately, interim CEO Erland Kailbourne has launched a campaign to keep customers on the cable system.
If PVR use becomes widespread, consumers could be forced to pay $250 extra per month to get TV, according to AOL Time Warner's Jamie Kellner. The extra fees would be necessary to help the TV industry recoup money lost if the current ad-supported business model becomes obsolete.
A group led by David Walsh, former Global Crossing president and COO, has made a late bid for the assets of the company, a report says. The move could delay the auction, a company spokeswoman has said.