AT&T would seem to be going for broke if it were to attempt to buy Time Warner, a deal that could cost the telecom provider more than $100 billion.
With YouTube's help, Google's reported online TV service can stand out in an increasingly crowded field. But it isn't clear that either cord-cutters or pay-TV subscribers will embrace it.
CBS reportedly has agreed to allow Google to carry its broadcast network as part of streaming pay-TV service, Unplugged, that is certain to shake up media distribution.
TrumpTV might sound exciting to his millions of followers, but the economics of the modern TV business make it a risky venture for a carrier.