Comcast Launches Stream: What’s Up With That?

As usual, this week when I arrived at my office, there was one more player in the OTT space that wasn’t there before. This time, it was cable giant and NBC Universal owner Comcast throwing its hat into the ring with a virtual pay-TV offering dubbed Stream. While the announcement checked all of the boxes […]

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Comcast’s Attempt to Avoid New PR Disasters Creates...

A Comcast customer who was over-billed was asked to sign a non-disclosure agreement in order to receive a refund. After a series of embarrassing customer service incidents grabbed national headlines and went viral online, Comcast has consistently reaffirmed its commitment to improve customer service and rehab the reputation of one of the most despised companies […]

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Comcast Hours Comcast Bandwidth Subscribers Top Video Subscribers for First...

New numbers from Comcast all but confirm cord-cutting trend. The nation’s largest cable company may now be better known as the nation’s largest internet company, as Comcast’s internet subscribers have surpassed cable TV subscribers for the first time. The numbers don’t lie, and they tell a clear story of what is happening in the pay-TV […]

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The FCC kills the Merger FCC Recommends Hearing in Possible Death Knell for...

A hearing suggests that the FCC believes that the proposed merger is in conflict with the public interest, and is unlikely to result in approval. According to the Wall Street Journal, the FCC plans to recommend a hearing on the proposed marriage of cable giants Comcast and Time Warner. This move is widely seen as […]

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Comcast/Time Warner Cable Merger in Danger as Regulators...

Comcast execs plan to meet with Department of Justice officials in order to salvage the merger. According to Bloomberg, Department of Justice officials reviewing the Comcast Time Warner Cable merger deal are on the verge of recommending that the deal be blocked. Reports also suggested that the DOJ was not in the process of negotiating […]

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Comcast Hours Even in the Company’s Hometown, Customers Hate Comcast

The newly released results of a customer satisfaction survey are predictably dismal for the cable giant. As it comes time for the city of Philadelphia to renew their franchise agreement with Comcast, a survey was commissioned to assess the city’s service needs. After keeping the results of the survey under wraps, at least from the […]

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