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Comcast Launches 4K Streaming

12/18/2014, As 4K technology slowly starts entering the mainstream content providers are moving to make access to content in Ultra High Definition more easy. Online video streaming sites like Netflix and Amazon have already started streaming content in 4K. Now a...

Comcast Open Wi-Fi Hotspots Delivers Ads Into Browser

09/09/2014, Comcast has just ensured that users have one extremely good reason to make demands for an HTTPS connection when it comes to visiting other sites – for the simple fact that Comcast, an Internet service provider, has begun to include ads in its...

Netflix Petitions FCC To Kill Comcast And TWC Merger

08/26/2014, Netflix has been opposed to the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable since the day it was announced. The online video streaming giant today formally petitioned the FCC to put an end to the merger as it would cause “serious public...

Comcast Brings TV Over Wi-Fi To Colleges

08/21/2014, Comcast today announced the launch of a new service called Xfinity on Campus which is aimed at college students across the country. The aim is to enable students to watch TV and on-demand content on internet enabled devices like laptops, smartphones and...

FCC Investigating Netflix Issues On Comcast And Verizon

06/15/2014, Online video streaming behemoth Netflix has made no secret of its displeasure of the speed issues its customers face on two of the biggest internet service providers in the U.S., Comcast and Verizon. Netflix even signed deals with both providers, paying...

Comcast Might Introduce Data Caps For All Customers In Five Years

05/15/2014, During a talk with investors Comcast executive vice president David Cohen said that he expects the company to roll out “usage-based billing” within the next five years. What that basically means is that the company is looking to introduce...

Comcast In Talks With EA For Game Streaming Via Cable Boxes

05/04/2014, If recent reports are true then soon you might be able to stream games through your Comcast cable box. The company is reportedly in talks with Electronic Arts to sell and stream games through its X1 cable box. First word about this venture broke on...

Comcast Will Dump 3.9 Million Customers To Secure TWC Merger

04/28/2014, Even since Comcast made its intention of merging Time Warner Cable public there has been a lot of debate about this. Several public advocacy groups have come out against the merger and even internet media providers like Netflix have publicly opposed...

Netflix Speeds On Comcast See Massive Improvement

04/14/2014, Netflix is one of the most popular and widely used video streaming services on the internet. ISPs have to deal with all of the traffic this service generates and the load it puts on their networks. In a controversial move Comcast started throttling...

Comcast Wi-Fi Phone Service Rumored

04/10/2014, Comcast may be looking to establish itself as a wireless carrier, if word on the street is to be believed. Apparently the company is in early stages of building a wireless service that would mainly use Wi-Fi network to function. In this case the service...

New Apple Set-Top Box Hinted In Comcast/Time Warner Cable Filings

04/08/2014, Comcast and Time Warner Cable have made filings explaining to regulators why their merger should not be struck down. In February Comcast announced its intention to acquire time Warner Cable in a stock-for-stock transaction, with the former picking up...

Apple And Comcast In Talks Over Streaming TV Service [Rumor]

03/23/2014, In the past there have been talks about how Apple plans on taking their Apple TV device to the next level, and one of the ways is to turn the set-top box into a device which could stream video content. Now thanks to a new report from The Wall Street...