Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Comcast News

News on Comcast (Ticker: CMCSA) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Post and Courier

Comcast restores service in Charleston County

A downed line resulted in Comcast outages in parts of Charleston County on Monday A severed cable line resulted in a 6-hour Comcast outage in parts of Charleston County on Monday, an official said today.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Charleston County, SC, Folly Beach, SC

2 hrs ago | Advertising Age

Traumatized by Working at Comcast? Meet Your Therapist

Comcast just wants to move forward with its planned marriage to Time Warner Cable , but the internet has different ideas.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite

2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

How the history of electricity explains municipal broadband

With the fight over net neutrality still simmering, the Federal Communications Commission has opened up another front in the battle over the Internet's future.

Comment?

Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Telecom, Cable & Satellite, Health

3 hrs ago | Denver Post

Level 3 swings to profit on gains in network services revenue

Level 3 Communications Inc. said it swung to a profit in the second quarter, driven by gains in its core network services revenue in North and Latin America.

Comment?

Related Topix: Level 3, Level 3 Communications, Telecom, Time Warner Telecom, Cable & Satellite

7 hrs ago | BlueOregon

Sign the petition: Hands off the internet

Big corporations control the TV and radio airwaves and it's really hard for nonprofits and startups to get on the air.

Comment?

Related Topix: Blog News, Cable & Satellite

10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Switchboard: What ita s like to be a Comcast customer service rep

Today marks the one-year birthday of The Switch! If you're in Washington, D.C., come join us for a celebratory happy hour.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Strategic Defense Initiative, Startups, TechCrunch, Entertainment, Television

12 hrs ago | Local Tech Wire

Latest news on NCSL lawsuit; cloud competition; Mark Zuckerberg; and...

In the latest Bulldog roundup of life science and technology news: FCC lawsuit on municipal broadband; the next big front for cloud competition; Mark Zuckerberg's net worth soars; and why social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are among the lowest-scoring companies in the nation when it comes to customer satisfaction.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mark Zuckerberg, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Startups, Facebook, Cable & Satellite

16 hrs ago | Free Republic

Time Warner Phone and Internet Package Opinions

Anyway, the service rep at Time Warner gave me a better price on a package deal that includes cable TV, internet and phone service.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cellphones, Cell Phones, Electronics, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Motley Fool

2 Factors Leading to the Demise of Cable TV

People have been predicting cable TV's demise for decades now. However, despite all of the gloomy projections, many companies in the cable TV industry still experience substantial revenue growth year after year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Science / Technology, Inventions

Slashdot

The Misleading Fliers Comcast Used To Kill Off a Local Internet Competitor

Jason Koebler writes In the months and weeks leading up to a referendum vote that would have established a locally owned fiber network in three small Illinois cities, Comcast and SBC bombarded residents and city council members with disinformation , exaggerations, and outright lies to ensure the measure failed.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite

NewsOne

Civil Rights Groups Blocking Efforts To Keep Internet Fair?

How much do you know about net neutrality ? It's a topic that we've covered extensively at NewsOne and on "NewsOne Now."

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite

America's Network

Comcast takes on Google, Verizon with fiber launch in Florida

Comcast may be still committed to getting as much out of its hybrid fiber coax network as it can, but the cable MSO's move to submit a proposal to build a fiber to the home network supporting 530 homes in Sun Valley, Fla., shows it has plenty of interest in fiber-based broadband services.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Google, Startups

Light Reading

Muni Utilities Take Gigabit Fight to FCC

The municipalities and municipally-owned utilities that have been successfully providing broadband services are gearing up for a long battle, determined to address demand from surrounding communities to extend their networks -- even if they have to get approval to do it one community at a time.

Comment?

Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, US Politics, Wilson, NC, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, CenturyTel

Daily Herald

Hbo pushes web expansion as Bewkes seeks to fend off Murdoch

Jeff Bewkes is looking to the Internet to accelerate growth at his prized TV network, HBO, as he seeks to demonstrate to investors that Time Warner Inc. is worth more on its own than with Rupert Murdoch.

Comment?

Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Rupert Murdoch, Cable & Satellite, Television, Universal Television Group, Publishing, DC Comics

WBAL-AM Baltimore

University Of Maryland Basketball Arena Renamed Xfinity Center

The basketball arena at the University of Maryland has been renamed the Xfinity Center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite

Light Reading

Samsung Delays Tizen Smartphone Launch

Samsung has reportedly postponed the launch of its first Tizen-powered smartphone to give it more time to attract application developers for its new home-grown operating system , it announced Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Energy, Oil & Gas, Samsung, Google, Startups, Enterprise Mobile, Apple, Cameras

Seeking Alpha

Comcast: Universal Continues Strong Year Courtesy Of 'Lucy' And Other Small Budget Films

With the box office down 20% from last summer and the overall box office down 13% it's easy to see why movie studios may be starting to get a little nervous.

Comment?

Related Topix: Universal Studios, thePlatform, Cable & Satellite, Media, Universal Pictures, Comcast, Television, Universal Television Group

Philly.com

Comcast's charity extends to friends and potential foes

Comcast is proud of its philanthropy: It gives millions to help fight cancer, wire computer labs for students, sponsor youth mentoring programs, and more.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Life, Charity , US Politics, Robert Brady, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chaka Fattah, Non-Profit

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Techmeme

Behind 'GoodGoogle', a service for depleting your competitor's...

Behind "GoodGoogle", a service for depleting your competitor's AdWord budget via click fraud - Service Drains Competitors' Online Ad Budget - The longer one lurks in the Internet underground, the more difficult it becomes to ignore the harsh reality that for nearly every 5 mind-bending facts about quantum computing - In GIF form, five of the most ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Cable & Satellite

She Knows

Top 10 most expensive corporate acquisitions

A native of the storied coastal city of Charleston, South Carolina, Julie Sprankles has been a lover of words her entire life.

Comment?

Related Topix: Best of 2007, Charleston, SC, Biotech, SanofiSynthlabo, Cable & Satellite, Pop/Rock

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Seattle Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••