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Comcast Spectacor to Drop $250M on Wells Fargo Center Rehab

It’s hard to believe that Wells Fargo Center will turn 22 this summer – unless you start rattling off the many banks that Philly’s largest […]

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Comcast’s New Lift Labs Accelerator Is Gearing Up for Its First Cohort

Applications for Comcast’s new Lift Labs accelerator powered by Techstars are due a little over a month from now, and the organization will give local […]

Business

Why Comcast Just Made a $31 Billion Bid for a European Broadcaster

In what Comcast is calling a “superior cash proposal,” the telecomm giant announced overnight that it has made a $31 billion bid to acquire Sky, […]

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Report: Comcast May Make Another Play for 21st Century Fox

Comcast is once again pursuing 21st Century Fox, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Comcast’s original $60 billion bid for Fox […]

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Pa. Could Be the Next State to Force Net Neutrality by Executive Order

It’s been about a month since the FCC voted to roll back Obama-era net neutrality rules, and since then, two states — Montana and New […]

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Comcast Lost 33K Cable Customers, Gained 350K Internet Ones

Though cord-cutting is still eating away at Comcast’s cable business, the telecomm giant saw a number of gains in the fourth quarter — brought on […]

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Comcast Hit With New TiVo Patent Lawsuits Over X1 Platform

It hasn’t taken TiVo long to slam Comcast with yet another round of patent lawsuits, just months after the company won a dispute against the […]

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Comcast Scion Now At the Helm of Philadelphia Esports Team

Tucker Roberts, the 27-year-old son of Comcast CEO Brian Roberts and his wife Aileen Roberts, is now at the helm of Philadelphia Fusion, a new […]

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Comcast Is Now Taking Applications for Its New Startup Accelerator

Comcast announced this week that it’s now officially taking applications for seats in its LIFT Labs accelerator. Techstars will run the program at the new […]

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Comcast Buys Out Philly’s Only Black-Owned Cable TV Provider

Comcast announced on Friday that it has made a deal to purchase the cable TV business of Philadelphia’s Wilco Electronic Systems. For decades, Wilco has […]

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Comcast Announces Price Increases for 2018

This is your yearly reminder that Comcast hikes up its prices and fees for cable (and sometimes Internet service) at the start of every year. […]

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What Does Comcast’s Multibillion-Dollar Tax Cut Mean for Workers? A Grand Apiece

Comcast is apparently pleased with how 2017 is wrapping up: The company announced on Wednesday plans to dole out special $1,000 bonuses to more than […]

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Without Net Neutrality, We Can’t Trust Comcast to Do What’s Right

While I and my organization have fought for an open and accountable media for years, I was delighted last week to show up at a […]

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What the FCC’s Net Neutrality Decision Means for Comcast (and You)

Comcast Center. andrewhuynh265 | iStock When the Republican-led Federal Communications Commission repealed Obama-era net neutrality regulations last week, all eyes turned to Comcast. The Philly-headquartered cable […]

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Why Comcast Is Putting $13M Down to Expand Philly’s Ethernet Again

Comcast Business wants practically every single enterprise in the region on its Ethernet network. The company announced on Friday that it is dropping another round […]