Um, yes? Hence "without content providers, they don't exist".
No. Directly owned.
Um, yes? Hence "without content providers, they don't exist". Why is this hard? Company A owns Company B. Company A says "Do this or we have no reason to continue your existence." Company B refuses. Company B ceases to exist.
No. This is a shitty way of saying "It's not our fault -- it's those guys over there."
When, in fact, 'us' and 'those guys' are one in the same.
Same pants, different pocket.