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Comcast forced to reset 200,000 passwords after customer list is offered for sale
Comcast forced to reset 200,000 passwords after customer list is offered for sale
Comcast has reset over 200,000 customer passwords after a Dark Web marketplace seller began offering a purported 590,000 Comcast email addresses ...... 10 Nov 2015
Comcast now has more broadband subscribers than TV customers
Comcast now has more broadband subscribers than TV customers
Comcast has announced that it now has more Internet subscribers than it has TV customers. For the first time ever, the giant telecom now ...... 27 Jul 2015 - 6 comments
Comcast wants to shed reputation of having the worst customer service in the U.S.
Comcast wants to shed reputation of having the worst customer service in the U.S.
Year after year, cable and Internet giant Comcast is ranked as having the worst customer service in the U.S., and it appears that the company ...... 07 May 2015 - 4 comments
Comcast and Time Warner spent over half a billion on failed merger
Comcast and Time Warner spent over half a billion on failed merger
According to Comcast's most recent earnings report, the cable giant has spent over $330 million in 'transaction-related costs' in its attempt ...... 05 May 2015 - 2 comments
Comcast aiming to launch a YouTube competitor
Comcast aiming to launch a YouTube competitor
According to a new report, Comcast is looking to build its own online video service that can compete with Google's YouTube. "The proposed ...... 03 May 2015 - 1 comment
Comcast sued for using home routers in hotspot network
Comcast sued for using home routers in hotspot network
Comcast has been sued by a mother and daughter for the practice of using home WiFi routers as part of its plan for a nationwide hotspot network. ...... 10 Dec 2014 - 5 comments
Dish Network: Say no! to the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal
Dish Network: Say no! to the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal
Massive satellite broadcaster Dish Network (DISH) has met with FCC officials in an effort to try to get the proposed Time Warner Cable and Comcast ...... 10 Jul 2014 - 5 comments
Netflix visibly blames ISPs for streaming issues
Netflix visibly blames ISPs for streaming issues
If you run into trouble with Netflix streaming in the United States, Netflix will now let you know exactly who is to blame: your provider! ...... 04 Jun 2014 - 9 comments
Comcast wants to mandate monthly bandwidth caps for all
Comcast wants to mandate monthly bandwidth caps for all
According to Comcast executive David Cohen, the U.S.' largest cable and Internet provider is looking to make bandwidth caps mandatory for every ...... 17 May 2014 - 34 comments
Report: Comcast wants to launch its own wireless mobile phone service
Report: Comcast wants to launch its own wireless mobile phone service
According to a new report, Comcast is actively considering launching its own wireless mobile phone service, one that would have to compete with ...... 08 Apr 2014
Comcast acquires FreeWheel, a large ad-serving platform for streaming TV content
Comcast acquires FreeWheel, a large ad-serving platform for streaming TV content
Comcast, in their ongoing efforts to own the world, is preparing to acquire FreeWheel, one of the largest ad-serving platforms for streaming ...... 02 Mar 2014
Netflix signs long-term deal to gain access to Comcast's full unthrottled broadband network
Netflix signs long-term deal to gain access to Comcast's full unthrottled broadband network
Netflix has announced some truly breaking news this weekend, signing a long-term deal with Comcast that will ensure full access to the service ...... 24 Feb 2014 - 15 comments
Comcast to buy Time Warner Cable in massive $45 billion deal
Comcast to buy Time Warner Cable in massive $45 billion deal
Comcast will announce their plans to acquire Time Warner Cable tomorrow morning in a massive $45 billion deal that will merge two of the largest ...... 13 Feb 2014 - 16 comments
Comcast to open movie download, streaming store available through set-top cable boxes
Comcast to open movie download, streaming store available through set-top cable boxes
Comcast has plans to open a movie download and streaming store that will be available to subscribers through the company's set-top boxes and ...... 15 Nov 2013 - 2 comments
WSJ: Hulu in talks with Pay TV providers
WSJ: Hulu in talks with Pay TV providers
Hulu is in talks with several U.S. TV providers to bundle Hulu Plus subscriptions, according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the ...... 13 Nov 2013 - 2 comments
Comcast, Twitter reveal 'See It' button to view TV, set DVR
Comcast, Twitter reveal 'See It' button to view TV, set DVR
Comcast and Twitter have announced a deal that will allow you to get more control over some content directly from tweets. The deal will result ...... 09 Oct 2013
Comcast to encrypt basic cable channels
Comcast to encrypt basic cable channels
Comcast has begun telling customers that it is preparing to encrypt its basic cable signals, meaning some customers will need a new digital ...... 16 Apr 2013 - 10 comments
Comcast, Cablevision detail their Copyright Alert System 'punishments'
Comcast, Cablevision detail their Copyright Alert System 'punishments'
Earlier this week, the major ISPs in the U.S. rolled out the "six strikes" Copyright Alert System (CAS). The system is designed to educate ...... 01 Mar 2013 - 25 comments
GE sells rest of NBCU to Comcast for $16.7 billion
GE sells rest of NBCU to Comcast for $16.7 billion
Comcast has announced today that it will be purchasing the remaining 49 percent of NBCUniversal that it does not own. The massive cable company ...... 13 Feb 2013 - 3 comments
The anti-piracy 'Copyright Alert System' coming within weeks
The anti-piracy 'Copyright Alert System' coming within weeks
According to the Center for Copyright Information, the controversial "Copyright Alert System" will hit the U.S. within weeks. "Over the course ...... 20 Oct 2012 - 22 comments
Comcast to charge for over-limit downloading
Comcast to charge for over-limit downloading
Comcast will charge excessive downloaders. It is to begin rolling out a system where those who download more than their monthly allowance ...... 17 May 2012 - 6 comments
Cable operators say 'no' to a Netflix channel
Cable operators say 'no' to a Netflix channel
Last week, we reported that Netflix has been meeting with cable companies in the past weeks in an effort to get their own channel. If CEO ...... 12 Mar 2012 - 8 comments
Comcast launching Netflix rival
Comcast launching Netflix rival
Comcast has launched "Xfinity Streampix," a subscription video service that will directly compete with market leader Netflix. The service ...... 22 Feb 2012 - 1 comment
Two bidders remain in Hulu sale
Two bidders remain in Hulu sale
With bids for online video service Hulu in, it looks like the competition is coming down to three options, and the leading contender may be no sale at all. ...... 29 Sep 2011
NBC offers iPad users immediate access to programming
NBC offers iPad users immediate access to programming
As rival broadcast networks Fox and ABC continue to fight online viewing in order to prop up relationships with their traditional partners, ...... 13 Sep 2011
5 ISPs agree to help entertainment industry fight online piracy
5 ISPs agree to help entertainment industry fight online piracy
In a move that should have broad implications, 5 major ISPs have signed an agreement with the entertainment industry in an effort to help fight ...... 07 Jul 2011 - 37 comments
Comcast introduces new, fast 105Mbps cable service
Comcast introduces new, fast 105Mbps cable service
Comcast has introduced their new Extreme 105 cable service today, offering 105Mbps downstream, at least 15 times faster than most of the other ...... 15 Apr 2011 - 30 comments
Comcast completes deal for NBCU
Comcast completes deal for NBCU
Comcast has completed its acquisition of NBC Universal this week, gaining a 51 percent stake for $13.45 billion. NBCU is in charge of NBC, ...... 29 Jan 2011 - 3 comments
If NBCU purchase is approved, Comcast will create minority stations
If NBCU purchase is approved, Comcast will create minority stations
Cable giant Comcast has said today that if their proposed purchase of NBCU is accepted, the company will create minority channels aimed at the ...... 18 Dec 2010 - 8 comments
     

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