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Cord Cutters, Rejoice! YouTube TV Just Launched in Philly

YouTube TV, Google’s television streaming service, finally went online on Wednesday, giving cord cutters yet another way to avoid pricey cable bills. For $35 a […]

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Comcast Says it Won’t Sell Your Web Browsing History

After Congress voted to repeal Obama-era FCC privacy protections last week, Comcast and other telecom companies have released lengthy statements to assure consumers that they’re […]

Business

Comcast Funds Civil Rights Groups That Rallied Against New FCC Rules

Last week the U.S. House of Representatives followed the Senate and voted to overturn new FCC rules that would have required Internet service providers like Comcast […]

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Comcast Rolls Out Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service Across Entire Service Area

Comcast announced on Thursday that its latest option for customers looking to break out of Internet contracts — Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service — is now […]

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Comcast’s NBC to Broadcast 2018 Olympics Live Across All Time Zones

Comcast’s NBC is finally putting an end to the dreaded time delay in Olympics coverage. This week the network announced that it will broadcast all […]

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Comcast Aids “Smart City” Initiatives With New Business Surveillance System

Cities like Philadelphia are on a quest to become “smart,” and Comcast Business is offering the tech that can help them get there. Last week […]

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One of Us: John Kruk

My name is … John Martin Kruk. I was named after my grandfather. I grew up … mostly in West Virginia, in a tiny town. […]

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U.S. Senators Vote to Gut Internet Privacy Rules

The U.S. Senate sent Internet privacy down the drain on Thursday when it voted to repeal Obama-era rules aimed at protecting consumers’ online data. Without […]

Business

Neil Smit Bows Out As Comcast Cable CEO

After seven years as Comcast Cable CEO, Neil Smit will step down from the role on April 1st, and he’ll be replaced by Comcast Cable […]

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Comcast’s NBC Invested $500M in Snapchat

Thursday was the date of the IPO for Snap, the parent company of the popular Snapchat app. It was the largest U.S. IPO since 2014, […]

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Comcast Is Bringing YouTube to X1

You’ll soon be able to view YouTube videos right from your Comcast cable box. Comcast and Google announced today that YouTube would soon be available […]

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Rising Online Media Co. MyNEWPhilly Lands Deal With Comcast

Philly’s rising online media company MyNEWPhilly recently struck a deal with Comcast that places a direct link to the platform on the cable giant’s Xfinity.com […]

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Comcast Launches App-Based Technician Tracker

Comcast may have just addressed a major pain point for its customers. This week the company launched Tech ETA, a service that’ll allow customers to […]

Business

Comcast’s Surprisingly Viral Future

I first wrote about Comcast for this magazine in 1991, when a few hundred million dollars and endless spools of coaxial cable were all you […]

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Comcast to Launch New and Improved “Xfinity Stream” App

Comcast recently announced plans to roll out a new app called “Xfinity Stream” that will give users new on-the-go viewing options at the end of […]