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Analysts, Comcast CEO: Dish's new ‘Sling TV’ service will not topple pay TV

During the course of the proceedings at the Citi 2015 Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday, a few Wall Street analysts and Comcast CEO Neil Smit argued that Dish Network's new 'Sling TV' service is not likely to topple pay TV.

With Dish having... read more

FCC shocker for Time Warner Cable - Comcast merger

The Federal Communications Commission has stalled the review of Time Warner Cable and Comcast Corp merger as the agency has not received some of the required documents from Time Warner Cable. The $45 billion merger would combine the two largest cable companies in the country.

FCC had... read more

Coalition of California consumer groups urges PUC to oppose Comcast-TWC merger

A coalition of consumer groups based in California has recently requested the state telecom regulator, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC), to oppose the merger of two biggest US cable firms - Comcast and Time Warner Cable (TWC).

The coalition - whose members include Consumers Union;... read more

Media major Comcast CEO Brian Roberts has signaled that the company will move with all its energy and enthusiasm with its $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable despite the US President Barack Obama's announcement that tougher regulations could be implemented for companies offering high-speed Internet service.   In order to seal the deal with Time Warner, Roberts said that company will fulfill all its commitments and intends to spend approximately $20 billion to improve Time Warner's Internet service

Media major Comcast CEO Brian Roberts has signaled that the company will move with all its energy and enthusiasm with its $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable despite the US President Barack Obama's announcement that tougher regulations could be implemented for companies offering high-... read more

Comcast appoints Charlie Herrin as new SVP of “customer experience”

Comcast's cable division - Comcast Cable - has revealed in a Friday announcement that it has appointed Charlie Herrin as its new Senior Vice President of "customer experience." Herrin previously worked in product design and development at the company.

With Comcast having a history of poor... read more

Comcast, Liberty Global agree to run trial services sharing broadband networks in 2014

Comcast Cable and Liberty Global have revealed in a Thursday announcement that they have partnered for trial services involving the sharing of broadband networks. The trial services will be run by the two companies this year.

Under the terms of the 'international Wi-Fi access' deal worked... read more

Comcast adds Univision Deportes all-sports network to its programming lineup

In an announcement made on Tuesday, Cable giant Comcast said that it has signed a long-term agreement with Spanish-language all-sports channel Univision Deportes Network, adding the channel to its programming lineup.

Under the terms of the deal, Comcast will distribute Univision Deportes... read more

Comcast doubles broadband speeds in California & some other state

Comcast has doubled the speed of its various Internet services in California as well as select markets in Kansas, Missouri and Texas.

The company announced on Friday that it had increased the speeds of three Xfinity Internet tiers, viz. "Performance," "Blast" and "Extreme 105." The so-... read more

Comcast: Customer rep in controversial call was doing what he was ‘trained and paid to do’

Against the backdrop of a controversial Comcast customer representative call that went viral last week, Comcast has said that the company's customer representative who was recorded incessantly haranguing a subscriber over the phone was simply following the company's rules.

The customer-... read more

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