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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Comcast’s New xFi Pods Could Be the Answer to Your Home’s Spotty WiFi

WiFi has never been perfect, but Comcast is rolling out a new device that could actually bring users a seamless internet connection in every corner […]

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Report: Comcast Is Preparing a $60 Billion Cash Bid for Fox

Though Walt Disney Co. is already first in line to acquire part of 21st Century Fox, Comcast could potentially derail the arrangement by offering Fox […]

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Comcast and Charter Team Up to Build Mobile Services Software

Comcast and Charter are still working together to build out their wireless services. The two cable giants recently announced a new partnership to specifically develop […]

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Here’s Why Independence and Comcast Are Launching a Health Care Venture Together

As health care spending continues to represent an excessively large part of our country’s economy, the push for innovation in the space dominated by an […]