Posts Tagged: COMCAST

Cable

Apple And Comcast Might Be Teaming Up For Streaming Video

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Comcast and Apple may be teaming up for a new cable box. Well, provided they can agree on anything.

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The CEO Of Netflix Is Not Happy About Their Deal With Comcast

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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings takes to the Netflix blog to passive-aggressively shout down Comcast for their lack of net neutrality.

BRUTAL HONESTY

Comcast Tells Its Customers To Go F*ck Themselves In Sadly Accurate New Funny Or Die Video

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Comcast got you down? Funny Or Die is happy to make the ad they'd love to show you.

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The Non-Techie’s Guide To The Netflix/Comcast Deal

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Netflix is paying Comcast, but what does that mean for you? Here's an overview.

broadband

Netflix Strikes A Deal With Comcast For Direct Broadband Access

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Netflix decided to buckle down and pay for direct access to Comcast's sweet, sweet broadband connection.

NET NEUTRALITY

Why Comcast Is About To Lose Its Data Caps

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Comcast is trying to merge with Time Warner Cable, but if it realistically wants that to happen, it's going to have to kiss its data caps goodbye.

BAD IDEAS

Why The Comcast/Time Warner Merger Is Bad News For Cable

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Comcast and Time Warner are planning on merging... but instead of saving cable, it might just be the straw that breaks the camel's back.

Cable

Comcast Is Set To Buy Time Warner Cable, Which Is Bad News For … Netflix (And Internet Porn)

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Comcast's merger with Time Warner is less likely to affect your cable choices, and more likely to affect your access to Netflix.

mergers

Comcast And Time Warner Cable Might Merge To Form A Single Rage-Inducing Clusterf*ck

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Comcast and Time Warner Cable might go together like peanut butter and sardines, but they may try it anyway.

COMCAST

Cord Cutters Rejoice! HBO Go Can Be Purchased A La Carte (Kind Of) In Some Markets

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It's not ideal, but Comcast is now offering HBO Go without full-scale cable television packages in some markets.

BAD IDEAS

Comcast Is Turning Customer Routers Into Public WiFi Spots

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You've got no problem with random Comcast subscribers using your router, right?

breakin' the law

Justice Department Investigating Cable Companies For Data Caps

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When we told you about Comcast's <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/03/comcast-shows-net-neutrality-is-a-joke-with-new-xbox-service/">raspberry in the face of everybody</a> who wanted to use Netflix more than a few times a month, we told them the Feds would show up.

NET NEUTRALITY

Internet Founding Father Calls Out Comcast On Their Data Caps

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/2073387071_5bc57897b4.jpg"></a>We <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/03/comcast-shows-net-neutrality-is-a-joke-with-new-xbox-service/">mentioned a while back</a> that Comcast had decided that they would just stone-cold ignore the rules over net neutrality, declaring that using their streaming apps and other goodies on the XBox 360 <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/03/comcast-shows-net-neutrality-is-a-joke-with-new-xbox-service/">wouldn't count against customer data caps.</a> That smells bad to a lot of people, including Vint Cerf, one of the key players in writing TCP/IP, and essentially one of the founding fathers of the modern Internet.

COMCAST

You Will Now Need A Cable Subscription To Watch Stuff On Hulu

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Hey remember when Hulu was supposed to be the thing -- or <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/02/how-the-cable-industry-is-going-to-completely-implode-in-the-next-ten-years/">one of the things</a> -- that would help liberate us all from cable companies and the ridiculous rates they charge for their services.

bandwidth caps

Comcast Shows Net Neutrality Is A Joke With New XBox Service

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/4320582358_1dab46c05e.jpg"></a>Look, Comcast, we get it: you think we're stupid.

BUSINESS

Comcast Tries To Compete With Netflix, Faceplants

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/cables.jpg"></a>Well, this is only a few years overdue.

drop the sopa

Comcast’s New Tech C*ckblocks SOPA?

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So, Comcast recently instituted a new Internet security measure, Domain Name System Security Extensions, aka DNSSEC.

HBO

Netflix Is Now Bigger than Comcast

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As the worlds of television and Internet slowly commingle and have freaky sex and produce mutant babies like Hulu, it's unclear exactly which media companies will emerge from the technological revolution intact.

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Detroit Will Pay You To Take A House. The Catch? The House Is In Detroit.

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News in the house Detroit Mayor Dave Bing -- who recently <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/02/detroit-mayor-shoots-down-robocop-statue">tweeted</a> that there won't be a RoboCop statue in Detroit, only to see people <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/02/detroits-robocop-statue-reaches-fund-raising-goal">raise the funds</a> for it anyway -- has come up with a better tactic to lure people back to the city.


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