News of Note—Charter, Philo, MGM and Broadcom

News of note

Here is some of the other news we've been tracking today:

> Spectrum Enterprise, Charter Communications’ business arm, has revealed plans to offer a hybrid SD-WAN solution, offering business customers the option to use a mix of Ethernet and traditional internet access. FierceTelecom article

> Philo is launching a new entertainment-only streaming service featuring networks from A+E, AMC, Discovery, Scripps and Viacom, which are also strategic investors in Philo. FierceOnlineVideo article

> Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has hired former Amblin Partners CEO and Turner alum Michael Wright as president of Epix as of Dec. 4. FierceBroadcasting article

> Broadcom isn’t taking no for an answer in its effort to take over Qualcomm. But whether Broadcom is willing to make an offer Qualcomm can’t refuse still isn’t clear. FierceWireless article

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