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Jeff Kagan
The Future of Comcast is on the Line
09/27/12 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1654 Words

... Comcast has grown and changed so much over the last 15 years that many expect this wave to continue. It may, but for that to happen Comcast must realize the marketplace is changing and steer through the upcoming rapids. Can it do...

Rob Enderle
Comcast Really Does Hate Its Customers
08/25/14 6:45 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1585 Words

... were treated to the customer support call from hell earlier this month when a couple of well-connected bloggers taped their call to Comcast attempting to disconnect from the service and posted it online. Apparently there has been a sequel . The clear...

Anton Denissov
Is Comcast Barking Up the Right Tree?
09/16/08 4:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1194 Words

Amy Banse, the president of Comcast Interactive Media, alluded to some of these challenges during her keynote at the Parks Associates Connections event in July

Comcast is a great example of an incumbent provider working hard at establishing new entertainment avenues...

Jeff Kagan
Comcast: Friendlier Attitudes Aren't Enough
08/28/14 7:03 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1307 Words

I like Comcast people. During the last couple of years, their performance has gotten better. However, the quality of Comcast's service is still unreliable, at best, and problems just don't go away. Think of Comcast as a family-owned company that happens to be...

Erika Morphy
Comcast Takes FCC Bull by Horns in Throttling Battle
09/05/08 2:41 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 940 Words

... Comcast has answered the Federal Communications Commission's order -- to not only cease its controversial network management practices, but also reveal them publicly -- with a legal maneuver of its own: The cable provider has asked the Court of Appeals for the...

Erika Morphy
Comcast Suits Up for a Brand New Game
12/03/09 3:11 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 850 Words

... official: Comcast has engineered what appears to be the biggest media joint venture of the year -- a multibillion-dollar merger that will combine General Electric's NBC Universal with Comcast's own cable networks. Once complete, Comcast will take majority ownership of NBC, ending...

Richard Adhikari
FCC Chairman Calls Comcast Liar, Critics Pile On
04/23/08 2:09 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1030 Words

... Comcast has lied about how and why it blocks peer-to-peer (P2P) Internet traffic , and may be lying in its promise to stop some of its practices by year end, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin said during a hearing held by...

Jeff Kagan
Comcast Needs to Do More Than Stream
07/16/15 11:45 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 623 Words

... Comcast -- and in fact, the entire cable television industry -- is going through a time of incredible change. Cable companies used to grow year after year because there was no competition. However, today they are losing market share, so to help...

Staff Writer
Comcast Takes on Eisner with $54 Billion Disney Bid
02/11/04 8:44 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 750 Words

... giant Comcast has announced that, despite being rebuffed by Walt Disney CEO Michael Eisner, it will move ahead with a US$54 billion bid to acquire Disney. According to Comcast, its offer would be a tax-free transaction . In a public letter addressed...

Fred J. Aun
Comcast Snags Fandango, Plans Online Video Search Site
04/12/07 11:39 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 616 Words

... Comcast , the nation's largest cable company, is acquiring movie ticket sales portal Fandango and launching a new Web site to help people locate online video content. The new site, to be called "Fancast," will complement Fandango, which will continue to sell...

Erika Morphy
The FCC vs. Comcast: Who's Got the Most Marbles?
08/22/08 4:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1056 Words

... two weeks after the Federal Communications Commission rebuked Comcast for its network management practices, the government agency has spelled out details of the cable provider's marching orders in a 67-page supplement. Within the next 30 days, Comcast must make a full disclosure...

Erika Morphy
Comcast OK With Feds' Conditions for NBC Merger
01/19/11 10:35 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 881 Words

... a year-long review, the Federal Communications Commission and the Department of Justice have approved Comcast's proposed merger with NBC Universal -- but only if a variety of conditions are met. Chief among them is that Comcast must give up management control...

Richard Adhikari
Comcast Argues TWC Merger Would Level Playing Field
04/09/14 3:54 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 586 Words

... Comcast on Wednesday pulled out all the stops in a "public interest" statement on its proposed merger with Time Warner Cable, one day before it has to appear before the United States Senate Judiciary Committee for questioning about the deal. Hot buttons...

Fred J. Aun
Comcast to Give Users a Triple Play Control Panel
05/07/07 12:14 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 631 Words

... providers keep piling on the goodies in their quest to sell TV. Comcast's newest enticement is a Web-based dashboard that will allow its triple play customers to easily manage their communication tasks. The new service will be called the SmartZone communications...

Erika Morphy
Comcast's Bandwidth-Throttling Experiment: Wave of the Future?
06/09/08 2:34 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 809 Words

... Comcast has launched a trial this month in parts of Pennsylvania and Virginia to see how well its new approach to bandwidth management works. If the pilot is successful, the Internet service provider's customers nationwide may find themselves consuming bandwidth under new...

Erika Morphy
FCC Gives Comcast a Good Scolding
08/04/08 4:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 846 Words

... a vote of 3-2, the Federal Communications Commission has sharply rebuked Comcast for its network management practices. It found not only that Comcast's practices were invasive, but also that the company was likely motivated by anticompetitive issues. "The Commission found that Comcast...

Rob Spiegel
Level 3 Cries Foul Over Comcast Streaming Fee
11/30/10 12:20 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 657 Words

Level 3 Communications on Monday complained when Comcast demanded the content delivery network pay a recurring fee for transmitting online moves and games to Comcast customers. Level 3 said the move violates the principles of Net neutrality. Comcast notified Level 3 on November...

Rachelle Dragani
Comcast Wants All of NBCUniversal for Must-See Content
02/13/13 4:33 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 612 Words

... Comcast announced Tuesday it will pay US$16.7 billion to acquire General Electric's 49 percent stake in NBCUniversal. Comcast currently controls 51 percent of NBCU, which it picked up from GE in a deal that was finalized in 2011. The agreement was structured...

Katherine Noyes
Comcast Blasts TWC Merger Foes
09/25/14 6:11 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 628 Words

... Comcast on Tuesday lashed out at critics of its US$45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable , including accusing Discovery Communications of making "extortionate demands." The proposed merger would result in increased investment, innovation and competition and so is pro-consumer and in...

Peter Suciu
Comcast Blithely Juggles Its Options
05/04/15 11:39 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 580 Words

... Comcast on Monday reported a 10 percent earnings hike for its first quarter, driven by growth in its high-speed Internet business. Its total revenue increased by 2.6 percent to US$17.9 billion for the quarter. Revenue increased 7.2 percent year-over-year, despite the $99...

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