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Comcast CEO Brian Roberts hosts President Obama on Martha’s Vineyard: Roundup [VIDEO] business

Aug. 25, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts hosts President Obama on Martha’s Vineyard: Roundup [VIDEO]

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an email subscription for our weekly Comcast roundup or other news updates Comcast’s Roberts hosts President Obama on Martha’s Vineyard [Inquirer] Comcast ends action against DirecTV [Philadelphia Business Journal] — DirecTV dropped […]
Barack Obama raises $1.2 million at Chestnut Hill fundraiser held by David L. Cohen: Comcast Roundup business

Jul. 7, 2011 10:18 am

Barack Obama raises $1.2 million at Chestnut Hill fundraiser held by David L. Cohen: Comcast Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscription for our weekly Comcast roundup or other news updates. DEFINITE READS Obama and Romney converge on Philadelphia for competing bouts of fund-raising [Inquirer] — For Obama, includes campaign held […]
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts demos enhanced TV with Facebook [VIDEO]: Roundup business

Jun. 23, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts demos enhanced TV with Facebook [VIDEO]: Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscription for our weekly Comcast roundup or other news updates. DEFINITE READS Comcast CEO: “Jury is Out” on Netflix’s Impact [Wall Street Journal: Digits] — Brian Roberts on whether Netflix […]
Comcast partnerships with Skype, Facebook: Roundup [VIDEO] business

Jun. 16, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast partnerships with Skype, Facebook: Roundup [VIDEO]

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. DEFINITE READS Comcast to Offer Customers Skype Video Calls on Their TVs [New York Times] — “In the cable television industry’s latest extension into […]
Comcast buys Olympics, Universal Studios, Spectacor to sell 76ers [VIDEO]: Roundup business

Jun. 9, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast buys Olympics, Universal Studios, Spectacor to sell 76ers [VIDEO]: Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. DEFINITE READS NBC Wins the U.S. Television Rights to Olympic Games Through 2020 [Bloomberg] NBC Universal snaps up other half of Orlando parks [Reuters] […]
Comcast to spend $1B to become full Universal Studios owner: Roundup business

Jun. 2, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast to spend $1B to become full Universal Studios owner: Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. DEFINITE READS Comcast to Buy Blackstone’s Stake in Universal’s Orlando Parks (Exclusive) [The Wrap] — “Comcast is expected to pay between $1 billion to […]
What if a tweet cost your nonprofit $18,000 in Comcast funding?: Roundup business

May. 26, 2011 8:50 am

What if a tweet cost your nonprofit $18,000 in Comcast funding?: Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscription for our Comcast news updates. DEFINITE READS Comcast yanks funds for nonprofit after tweet about FCC Baker’s jump [Post Tech: Washington Post] — Seattle nonprofit Reel Grrls tweeted in opposition […]
How Comcast is bringing ‘the death of the land line:’ Roundup business

May. 19, 2011 8:30 am

How Comcast is bringing ‘the death of the land line:’ Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. FCC’s Meredith Baker goes on the defensive [Post Tech: Washington Post] — “Federal Communications commissioner Meredith Attwell Baker defended her decision to join Comcast […]
Comcast launching 24-hour TV news in California, Texas, Florida: Roundup business

May. 5, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast launching 24-hour TV news in California, Texas, Florida: Roundup

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. Comcast outlines plan to turn around NBCU [Inquirer] — NBCUniversal is investing $200 million more into developing hit NBC prime-time shows in 2011 than […]
Comcast and NBC prepare for Olympics bid, pledges profit on new $2B NHL deal business

Apr. 21, 2011 8:30 am

Comcast and NBC prepare for Olympics bid, pledges profit on new $2B NHL deal

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscri ption for our Comcast news updates. Olympic$ hurdle for Ebersol and Comcast [New York Post] — “As US television networks put the finishing touches on Olympic TV rights bids due […]