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Comcast Servers Hacked, User Data Potentially At Risk

02/06/2014, A hacking group by the name of NullCrew FTS has wreaked havoc today on Comcast servers. The company provides cable television, telephone service, broadband internet to customers in 40 states, and happens to be the largest cable company and home ISP in the...

Comcast Xfinity TV Go App Will Allow Live Streaming TV Anywhere

10/30/2013, Comcast recently made headlines by being one of the first major cable companies in the U.S. to do away with traditional bundles to give its customers three things they probably want the most: Internet, local TV channels and HBO. Just a few days later,...

Comcast Said To Be Readying New Anti-Piracy Strategy

08/06/2013, There has been much debate on ways to curb online piracy, but no one seems to have come up with a concrete solution up till now. For the people who make movies, TV shows and music, piracy is a big problem. Rumor has it that Comcast is readying a new...

Comcast Encrypting Basic Cable In The Near Future

04/15/2013, The FCC permitted cable providers to encrypt basic cable towards the end of last year and now Comcast has detailed its plans for moving ahead with cable encryption. Those who do not use a CableCard enabled device or a Comcast set-top box will need to...

Comcast Offers Glimpse Into Copyright Alert System Messages

02/28/2013, We reported a few days ago some big-name ISPs would begin incorporating the Copyright Alert System (CAS) into their systems, which would send out alerts to users who they believe may have download copyrighted material through “peer-to-peer”...

Comcast offers 305Mbps Platinum Xfinity broadband connection

07/24/2012, Credit cards have progressed a long way since they were first issued to folks who could not wait to spend money that they do not yet have. Gold cards were the top tier standard many years ago, but these days, having a Platinum card is deemed to be...

Comcast purchases Microsoft’s 50% stake in MSNBC.com

07/16/2012, Comcast is reported to have shelled out a cool $300 million to own Microsoft’s 50% stake in MSNBC.com, and this bit of news does not come across as a surprise since Comcast Corp. is the parent company of NBC, where this particular bit of purchase...

Disney launches three apps on iOS that allows for live streaming

06/14/2012, If you’ve ever wanted to stream Disney shows on your iPhone or iPad, you’re in luck as Disney has announced that they will be launching three apps for both the iPhone and iPad that would allow users to access programs that would have otherwise been...

Comcast X1 set-top box in the cloud rolls out at last

05/21/2012, Comcast has just announced this morning that they will make available their latest set-top box known as X1 in Boston in the coming weekends, not to mention having a game plan so that the rest of the country will be able to enjoy all that the X1 offers...

Comcast offers at least 300GB data monthly

05/17/2012, Comcast recently announced that they will no longer cap the amount of monthly data for residential Internet customers at 250GB, but rather, in a stroke of good fortune, will raise the ante to offer at least 300GB of data each month. The next few months...

HBO Go to arrive on Xbox 360 via Comcast

04/04/2012, Comcast subscribers who happen to own an Xbox 360 in your living rooms, here is some good news for you – it seems that you are set to receive the HBO Go service in due time. Granted, the entire rollout experience of HBO Go to connected TV devices...