Comcast’s broadcast unit was all geared up to stream much of the Olympics. Did it set expectations too high, or is it just screwing up?
Comcast seeks to better define Xfinity branding during Olympic spots.
Netflix rules the roost when it comes to the overall number of streaming subscribers, but Vudu’s service came out ahead in a recent survey by Consumer Reports.
Samsung reported another record-high quarterly profit as customers flocked to Galaxy smartphones, helping it outdo rivals at a challenging time for the global tech industry.
BendBroadband has bought Chambers Cable System, which serves 3,500 subscribers in Sunriver and Crossriver, Ore., as well as surrounding areas.
News Corp. is a member of an investment group that has injected a whopping $45 million into the streaming video company.
Telecoms equipment group Alcatel-Lucent is to cut 5,000 jobs in a multi-million-euro cost drive after it reported a second-quarter net loss of €254 million, or $308 million.
Cable industry veteran Michael Pohl has been named as BlackArrow’s new chairman of its board of directors.
TI Broadcast Solutions Group is a consultancy that helps design broadcast facilities for a range of clients.
Comcast Ventures was the lead investor in a Series C round of funding for WhoSay that totaled $12 million
LG Electronics reported a lower quarterly profit as its mobile phone division sank to a loss and forecast its earnings to deteriorate further.
Comcast has opened up access to indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi hotspots for non-subscribers in Philadelphia and parts of New Jersey and Delaware for the duration of the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Verizon’s reign for having the fastest downstream data speed in the United States proved to be short-lived now that Comcast is set to launch its Xfinity Platinum Internet tier.
The company continues to bleed DSL customers, and some of those are lost completely.
Cisco is cutting more employees from its payroll as part of a restructuring effort aimed at refocusing the company on its core strengths.
Advanced advertising vendor SeaWell Networks announced that Time Warner Cable executive Joan Gillman has joined its board of directors as an independent member.
The two MSOs continue their ongoing rollouts of their bundles with Verizon Wireless.
The system links to the company’s Web-based self-care portal, so subscribers can manage all of their services with a single account.
The service provider is initially using the set-up to reclaim analog bandwidth and introduce more high-definition channels.
Time Warner Cable engineers took an innovative approach to a new hub in Summerville, S.C., by grouping services together into pods.
The Azuki Media Platform includes adaptive streaming, entitlement and digital rights management (DRM).
A plan to make the federal government share its spectrum with the wireless industry is being met with skepticism by an FCC commissioner and the wireless industry.
Service providers rated Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent and Juniper as the top service provider edge router and/or carrier Ethernet switch vendors.
Viacom and the satellite TV service provider have settled a dispute that had cut off access to 17 Viacom channels for DirecTV subscribers.