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Comcast adds Internet customers, loses cable subscribers, profits jump [Roundup] business

May. 3, 2012 8:30 am

Comcast adds Internet customers, loses cable subscribers, profits jump [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 email subscription for our weekly Comcast roundup or other news updates. Comcast reports jump in profits, revenues [Inquirer] — “Helped by Super Bowl advertising and still-surging demand for Internet services, Comcast […]
David Cohen: Comcast not worried about online video uncategorized

Jul. 30, 2010 12:20 pm

David Cohen: Comcast not worried about online video

According to what David Cohen says, Comcast isn’t worried about the shift to online video. In fact, he says, the company is welcoming it — enough so that the future of online video has become the dominant conversation surrounding the company’s proposed acquisition of NBC Universal. Regulators are a wreck over what the merger might […]
Comcast Roundup: 2Q earnings call with NBC effect, war brewing with ESPN over Olympics and More business

Jul. 29, 2010 9:17 am

Comcast Roundup: 2Q earnings call with NBC effect, war brewing with ESPN over Olympics and More

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 Marketwatch reports that Comcast announced during its 2Q earnings call, the company announced profit declined by nine percent in pursuit of its […]
Comcast Roundup: Calls critics of NBC deal ‘self serving,’ @ComcastCares leaves and More business

Jul. 22, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Calls critics of NBC deal ‘self serving,’ @ComcastCares leaves and More

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 LA Times reports that Comcast told the FCC that critics of its deal of NBC are ‘self-serving.’ The New York Post reports […]
Comcast Roundup: Europeans OK NBC deal, saying customer service improved and More business

Jul. 15, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Europeans OK NBC deal, saying customer service improved and More

Updated 7/15/10 @ 2:37 p.m.: WiMax product reporting 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 The Philadelphia Business Journal reports that the European Commission has approved the […]
Comcast Roundup: Agreement with CBS, ABC and Fox, the Trail Blazers object and more business

Jul. 8, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Agreement with CBS, ABC and Fox, the Trail Blazers object and more

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 Updated  7/9/10 @ 9:04 a.m.: The Los Angeles Times reports that Comcast has promised $20 million in investment capital for […]
Comcast Roundup: NBC review stalls, DirecTV and Dish call for CSN and More business

Jul. 1, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: NBC review stalls, DirecTV and Dish call for CSN and More

DEFINITE READS The Hill reports that the FCC has again stopped the ‘time clock’ on the Comcast-NBC acquisition review, asking that NBCU resubmit its filings. H/T Philly Tech News DirecTV and Dish Network have filed formal requests for access to Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, after a January court decision compelled Comcast to stop limiting carrying the channel and […]
Comcast Roundup: Due to battle movie theaters, the man to review NBC and more business

May. 20, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Due to battle movie theaters, the man to review NBC and more

Updated 5/21/10 @ 12:08 p.m.: Lobbying as percentage of revenue DEFINITE READS The Los Angeles Times profiles Bridget Baker, the NBC executive who negotiates with cable distributors, like Comcast, to secure distribution rights. The New York Times reports on an FCC ruling supporting a move to allow movie distributors to sell early release feature films […]
Comcast Roundup: Al Franken wants money for fighting NBC deal, xfinity ad and More business

Feb. 18, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Al Franken wants money for fighting NBC deal, xfinity ad and More

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 The Atlantic Wire suggests that like Google Buzz is an attack on social media companies like Facebook, the search engine’s […]
Comcast Roundup: Sen. Al Franken says ‘hard to trust,’ NBC lobbying continues and More business

Feb. 11, 2010 10:50 am

Comcast Roundup: Sen. Al Franken says ‘hard to trust,’ NBC lobbying continues and More

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 The Washington Post reports on Comcast’s bolstered presence in D.C. circles, ahead of regulatory oversight of its deal for NBC. […]