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    Yesterday | News Times

    A whole new world will open to those who are visually impaired in the coming weeks as Comcast executives launch an industry first -- a voice-enabled user interface system. "Television is universally loved, and we want everyone to be able to enjoy it," Brian Roberts, chairman and CEO of Comcast, said in a statement.

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  2. The FCC won't decide net neutrality's fate this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boy Genius

    ... Internet companies being against Wheeler proposal of "fast lane" Internet access. On the other side, companies like Comcast and other ISPs would like to be able to charge companies that offer various services that require fast Internet access extra ...

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  3. United States v. WheelockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | FindLaw

    ... Department, learned child pornography was available for download from a certain Internet Protocol (IP) address with Comcast Communications (Comcast) as the Internet Service Provider (ISP). Pursuant to Minn.Stat. A 388.23, Officer Hanson requested an ...

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  4. FCC barred from disclosing TV contracts in Comcast reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SiliconValley.com

    A federal appeals court blocked the Federal Communications Commission from ordering the disclosure of programming contracts as part of the U.S. government's review of Comcast's takeover of Time Warner Cable. The court sided with media companies, which warned that making the contracts public would put them at a competitive disadvantage.

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  5. Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix Inc. (NFLX), Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU):...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insider Monkey

    As we continue to go through major institutional investors' 13F filings for the third quarter, we took a look at Philippe Laffont 's Coatue Management's. Between July and September, the fund started 11 new positions, increased its stakes in another 13 stocks, and sold out of 6. Following these moves, its equity portfolio, mainly focused on tech stocks, is worth more than $9.7 billion, up from $8 billion by the end of the second quarter.

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  6. Comcast Stretches Broadband Subscriber Lead In Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Investor's Business Daily

    ... CMCSA ), added the most new high-speed Internet subscribers in Q3, Leichtman Research Group reported this week . Comcast added 315,000 net new subscribers, bringing its total to 21.59 million. Comcast also is the biggest pay-TV provider, with 22.38 ...

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  7. Will mobile payments boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Mobile payments are expected to increase to $142 billion by 2019. This holiday season may be the first gauge of whether the expectation is on target.

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  8. Employers might see new names, IDs from immigrant workers protected by Obama actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    U.S. President Barack Obama said he'll defer deportations and open the chance of better jobs for about 5 million undocumented immigrants, ending months of build-up and initiating a showdown with congressional Republicans. President Barack Obama 's immigration decrees offer businesses greater ability to hire more legalized foreign workers and gives them greater protections against workplace raids as well as state and federal laws aimed at employers who hire illegal workers.

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  9. UPDATE 1-U.S. court stays FCC order to disclose TV programming contractsRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    A U.S. federal appeals court has stayed the Federal Communications Commission's order requiring broadcast and cable companies to disclose programming contracts. The FCC had asked media companies to disclose their contracts with pay-TV providers as it reviewed AT&T Inc's acquisition of DirecTV and Comcast Corp's merger with Time Warner Cable Inc. Media companies including Time Warner, Walt Disney Co and CBS Corp had approached the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, saying the FCC's order would cause "irreparable harm" to their business.

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  10. Alibaba: The Top New Position For Hedge FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    By the end of 3Q 2014, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd was the 16th largest holding of the aggregate portfolio, as 21 of the 50 largest hedge funds had a position in the Chinese Internet giant. During the third quarter , Mallinckrodt PLC was the largest sale in aggregate for the top 50 hedge funds.

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  11. Why I Think Sirius XM Is Still A Good BetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    Sirius XM's key growth metrics such as FCF, EBITDA margins, Cost of Customer Acquisition and overall Subscriber growth are all showing continued positive momentum. The notion that Sirius XM will face serious competitive pressure from streaming radio providers in the future ignores the possibility that these providers are likely to face considerable industry-wide pressure.

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  12. Comcast Has New AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Phillymag.com

    Comcast has always had customer service issues - this is putting it lightly - but never has it been easier to share stories of bad Comcast service and spread them online . To perhaps try to stem the tide, Comcast has launched an app that allows you to track the contractor coming for a service visit.

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  13. Days After Os X Yosemite Update, Apple Releases a SecondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsFactor

    ... has K5, a 5-foot-tall, 300-pound robot security guard patrolling in the Bay Area. To better its customer service, Comcast is pulling out at least some of the stops. The cable giant has launched an app so you can track the cable guy in real time. ...

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  14. Aereo Signal Fades, Bankruptcy Sought After Court LossRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... the death knell for Aereo in June, handing a victory to broadcast giants including CBS Corp., Walt Disney Co.'s ABC, Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal and 21st Century Fox Inc. Aereo had been striving to revolutionize broadcast TV viewing, offering live ...

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  15. Apple $450 million e-book settlement gets final court approvalRead the original story

    Friday | Vallejo News

    A U.S. judge on Friday gave final approval to Apple Inc's agreement to pay $450 million to resolve claims it harmed consumers by conspiring with five publishers to raise e-book prices. During a hearing in Manhattan, U.S. District Judge Denise Cote approved what she called an "unusual" accord.

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  16. Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    A whole new world will open to those who are visually impaired in the comings weeks as Comcast executives launch an industry first - a voice enabled user interface system. "Television is universally loved, and we want everyone to be able to enjoy it," Brian Roberts, chairman and CEO, of Comcast said in a statement.

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    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... This would mean that Internet-based TV would be on a relatively level playing field with existing cable giants like Comcast or Time Warner Cable, and remove a major barrier of entry to competition in the TV industry. "Chapter 11 will permit Aereo to ...

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  18. Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s Trillion Dollar Target Is All Speculation Ahead of Two Quarters: Henry BlodgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Insider Monkey

    Apple Inc. the world's most valuable company with a market cap of $683 billion might not have enough fuel to land itself on the trillion dollar mark. On CNBC , Henry Blodget, who is the editor in chief & CEO of Business Insider expressed some of these concerns during a discussion involving the tech giant.

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  19. FCC already prepping for net neutrality lawsuitRead the original story

    Friday | The Hill

    ... he added, using the FCC's formal term for new regulations that seek to prevent Internet service companies such as Comcast or Verizon from slowing, blocking or otherwise interfering with people's access to websites across the Internet. "I also want ...

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  20. Track Cable Guy with Comcast AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsFactor

    One of the initiatives the cable giant is undertaking has to do with the frustration customers experience while waiting around for technicians who may or may not show up exactly during the two-hour window the company offers. And who wants to wait around for two hours, anyway? Comcast CEO Brian Roberts demonstrated a new app last week that lets customers track a technician's schedule in in real time because "you should know when we are arriving," as according to Charlie Herrin, Senior Vice President of Customer Experience at Comcast.

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