Comcast

Business

Here’s How Many Philadelphians Are Online With Comcast’s Internet Essentials Program

Comcast has now helped more than six million low-income Americans cross the digital divide through its Internet Essentials program, the company announced on Monday, connecting […]

Business

Comcast Considering a Streaming Service That Would Pay Users to Watch

Comcast’s next move in the streaming war might be paying users to watch television shows and web series online through a new video service. And […]

comcast headquarters philadelphia james boyle
News

The Era of the Comcast Joke Is Officially Over

For much of the past year, cities across America — ours included — have been falling all over themselves attempting to land Amazon’s second North […]

Business

Comcast Just Partnered With Amazon to Launch Prime Video on X1 Platform

Comcast and Amazon are now partners, and the duo’s first play is integrating Prime Video on the Xfinity X1 platform. Later this year, Xfinity TV […]

News

One of Us: David L. Cohen

My name is … David L. Cohen. I always use the L, because former Philadelphia City Council member David Cohen would get mad when I’d […]

Business

Comcast’s Latest Earnings Prove That We Should Stop Calling It a Cable Company

Though Comcast is still competing with Fox to acquire Britain’s largest pay-TV provider, the company is no longer leaning on video as its chief source […]

Business

Comcast Drops Its $65 Billion Bid for Fox to Focus on Buying Sky

As expected, Comcast announced its decision to give up on its pursuit of the assets that 21st Century Fox has agreed to sell to the […]

Business

Here’s What Comcast’s First Lift Labs Accelerator Class Could Mean for Philly’s Startup Community

Class is officially in session for the ten startups taking part in the first-ever Comcast NBCUniversal Lift Labs Accelerator, Powered by Techstars. The 13-week program […]

Business

Comcast Boosts Offer for European Broadcaster Sky to $34 Billion

On Wednesday evening, Comcast increased its bid for European broadcaster Sky to $34 billion, trumping 21st Century Fox’s bid of $32.5 billion. Fox originally raised […]

Business

Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile Will Begin Throttling Video Streams and Hotspot Speeds

In a statement sent to XFinity Mobile subscribers this week, Comcast announced that it will making changes to the mobile service in the coming weeks by […]

Business

These Two Philly Companies Are Among the Country’s Best Workplaces for Millennials

If you’re a millennial working in the Philadelphia region, Fortune says there are two local companies that would meet many of your professional needs. The […]

Business

Comcast Will Likely Counter Disney’s Latest Offer for Fox, Analysts Say

In a blow to Comcast, Walt Disney upped its offer in the bidding war for 21st Century Fox this week. The company raised its offer […]

Business

Here’s the Real Reason Comcast Has Started a Bidding War for 21st Century Fox

On Wednesday, Comcast finally did what it had been gearing up to do for weeks: the country’s largest cable provider submitted its $65 billion counteroffer […]

Business

With Net Neutrality Gone, Comcast Says It Won’t Block or Slow Your Internet

Monday marked the official death of our government’s net neutrality rules, putting an end to a regulated open internet. The rules required broadband providers like […]

Business

Comcast Confirms That It May Challenge Disney With an All-Cash Bid for Fox

On Wednesday morning, Comcast confirmed recent reports that it is preparing an all-cash offer to acquire 21st Century Fox — a bid that could potentially […]