Topic: Comcast

Comcast Customers Will Soon Power Public Wi-Fi Hotspots, Starting in Houston
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Comcast Customers Will Soon Power Public Wi-Fi Hotspots, Starting in Houston

Comcast is rolling out an enormous Wi-Fi network for its customers, but not in the way you'd think. The service is not being built from scratch, but instead piggybacks on the routers already installed for Comcast … [Read more...]

Analyst Believes Comcast Could Eventually Acquire T-Mobile
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Analyst Believes Comcast Could Eventually Acquire T-Mobile

When it comes to high-speed Internet on our mobile devices and in our homes, one saving grace is that our wireless carriers and home broadband providers (with the exception of Verizon) aren't the same companies. But a … [Read more...]

Five Internet Service Providers Accused of Throttling Speeds to Get More Cash
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Five Internet Service Providers Accused of Throttling Speeds to Get More Cash

Five core unnamed internet service providers in the United States (and one in Europe) have been accused of intentionally throttling the Internet service of its users. This accusation comes directly from Level 3, a … [Read more...]

Comcast May Be Looking to Stream Games to Your Cable Box, And Partnering with EA to Do It
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Comcast May Be Looking to Stream Games to Your Cable Box, And Partnering with EA to Do It

Cable company Comcast may be looking to stream games to its customers soon, if recent reports from Reuters are to be believed. The television giant, as part of this potential new program, may even be partnering with … [Read more...]

Apple Exploring Streaming TV Service through Partnership with Comcast
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Apple Exploring Streaming TV Service through Partnership with Comcast

News broke this morning that Apple, one of the global leaders in consumer computing technology, is in talks with Comcast, one of the world’s largest cable providers, to bring Apple set-top boxes to the living rooms of … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Netflix Strikes Streaming Deal with Comcast; Samsung Unveils the Galaxy S5
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Weekend Wrap-up: Netflix Strikes Streaming Deal with Comcast; Samsung Unveils the Galaxy S5

It's Sunday, which means it's time once again for our Weekend Wrap-up. We'll be taking a look back at the past week in tech, summarizing the top news stories so that you're all caught up. We've also put the Wrap-up into … [Read more...]

Guess Who Else Doesn’t Trust Comcast? Sen. Al Franken
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Guess Who Else Doesn’t Trust Comcast? Sen. Al Franken

Ever since news broke of the Comcast / Time Warner Cable merger, more than a few eyebrows have been raised. Comcast is the number one cable provider in the country and Time Warner Cable is number two. Many, including … [Read more...]

Netflix Reaches Agreement with Comcast to Fix Throttled Streaming Speeds
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Netflix Reaches Agreement with Comcast to Fix Throttled Streaming Speeds

Video streaming giant Netflix and Internet service providing monolith Comcast have reached an agreement this week that aims to smooth the quality and performance of streamed content from Netflix for Comcast … [Read more...]

FCC Isn’t Appealing Court’s Ruling Against Net Neutrality, But Isn’t Giving Up Either
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FCC Isn’t Appealing Court’s Ruling Against Net Neutrality, But Isn’t Giving Up Either

The Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Tom Wheeler, laid out new several new proposals for network neutrality rules in a statement today, also saying that the agency won’t appeal a court … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Comcast Plans to Buy Time Warner Cable; PlayStation 4 Leads January Console Sales
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Weekend Wrap-up: Comcast Plans to Buy Time Warner Cable; PlayStation 4 Leads January Console Sales

Thanks for stopping by again for this week's edition of the Weekend Wrap-up, where we catch you up on the biggest tech stories from the past week. We have some big stories to go over, so let's get to it. Comcast … [Read more...]