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Why the Cable Industry Requires a Big Footprint

Charter Communications plans to buy Time Warner Cable, clinching a deal made necessary by slowing growth in the U.S. cable industry -- and more expensive by last-minute competition from French billionaire Patrick Drahi. Aereo Founder and Former CEO Chet Kanojia speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Options Update: How to Play Google

Recon Capital Partners Chief Investment Officer Kevin Kelly discusses his options play for Google. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Jony Ive to Give Up Day-to-Day Duties in Apple Promotion

Jony Ive, Apple’s top designer, will give up day-to-day managerial duties in what the company said is a promotion to the newly created position of chief design officer. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson reports on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Luxury Watches: The Outside Matters More Now

Jean-Mark Jacot, chief executive officer at Parmigiani Fluerier, speaks with Stephen Pulvirent about the importance of design, the brand’s partnership with Bugatti and why the company is not pursing an entry into the smart watch industry. He speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How Hermes Ties Together a Luxury Brand Legacy

Robert Chavez, president and chief executive officer at Hermes, talks about the legacy of quality at Hermes and how the company is expanding the brand. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

China Stock Boom Drives Luxury Car Demand

There are signs that confidence is returning to the high-end consumer market in China with sales of super-luxury cars starting to pick up after a slump in 2014. Bloomberg’s Rosalind Chin reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Cloudy Bay Defines New Luxury: Morden

Cloudy Bay Estate Director Ian Morden discusses building a wine brand and New Zealand’s wine heritage. He speaks with Caroline Hyde and Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

U.S. Long-Term Projected Debt Down Considerably: Orszag

Citigroup Vice Chairman and Bloomberg View Columnist Peter Orszag discusses the U.S. budget and projected deficit. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” His opinions are his own. (Correct, Orszag is also a Bloomberg View Columnist) (Source: Bloomberg)

Libor Manipulation Trial Begins for Thomas Hayes

Former trader Thomas Hayes becomes the first person to stand trial for the alleged manipulation of Libor rates, as prosecutors state their case in a London court. Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote reports on the first day of the trial on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How Companies Play a Part in Income Inequality

Citigroup Vice Chairman and Bloomberg View Columnist Peter Orszag discusses income inequality. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” His opinions are his own. (Correct, Orszag is also a Bloomberg View Columnist) (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

How Soon Will Uber IPO?: Bloomberg West (05/22)

Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: Fontinalis' Gabe Klein, Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman, Savills Studley's Matt Hart and Center for Democracy and Technology's Harley Geiger. (Source: Bloomberg)

Ev Williams’ Obvious Ventures Raises $123,456,789

Today’s "BWest Byte" is $123,456,789, for the amount of money Twitter co-founder Ev Williams and his team at Obvious Ventures raised for their first fund. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

FCC Chair Assures Cable Bosses He's Open to Mergers

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler called the heads of Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications to dispel notions that industry mergers won’t be approved by regulators, a person with knowledge of the calls said. Bloomberg's Emily Chang has more on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

How Close Are We to an Uber IPO?

Gabe Klein, a partner at Fontinalis, and Bloomberg View columnist Katie Benner discuss the ride-hailing wars between Uber and Lyft with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

Do Iowa Republican Voters Want a Conservative?

In this Bloomberg Politics/Purple Strategies Iowa focus group video, Republican voters discuss the 2016 GOP field, what type of experience they’re looking for in a candidate and the future of conservatism.

With All Due Respect (05/22/15)

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann present more from the Bloomberg Politics/Purple Strategies Iowa focus groups on “With All Due Respect”.

Extended Video: Iowa Republicans Lukewarm on Jeb

In this extended Bloomberg Politics/Purple Strategies Iowa focus group video, Republican caucus participants weigh in on Marco Rubio’s charisma, Scott Walker’s lack of a college degree, Jeb’s viability as a candidate and Bush fatigue.