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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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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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Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile Customer Count Is Expected to Skyrocket This Year

Comcast officially launched its wireless phone service Xfinity Mobile last May, and within the first five months, the company attracted hundreds of thousands of users. […]

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Comcast’s New Wireless Phone Service Might Be a Hit

When Comcast launched wireless service Xfinity Mobile back in May, a big question for analysts was whether the cable giant could actually gain ground in […]

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Is Comcast’s New Instant TV Service Worth It?

Everybody panic: Netflix will jack up its prices yet again. Next month, some subscribers will have to pay one to two more dollars to access content […]

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Comcast SportsNet Seeks “Authentic” Philly Fans for Promo Shoot

Have you ever whipped a battery at a professional athlete? Snuck liquor into the game and ended up with your shirt off? Met Judge Seamus […]

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Why Comcast Wants to Sell You Solar Panels

Comcast and residential solar installer Sunrun announced on Thursday that they launched a 40-month partnership to provide consumers with rooftop solar energy panels. Following the […]

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Comcast’s New Streaming TV Service Is Coming Soon

It’s no secret that Comcast is threatened by cord cutting, but it’s not the type of company to sit around and be played. There’s a […]

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WATCH: Eight Pitches From Philadelphia’s Shark Tank Casting Call

On Wednesday morning, hundreds of hopefuls toting products and presentations of all sorts lined up outside Xfinity Live! for Shark Tank’s annual Greater Philadelphia casting call. […]

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Comcast and Sprint Reportedly in Exclusive Talks for Wireless Deal

Comcast has entered into exclusive talks with Sprint as the Philly telecom giant looks for more ways to boost its new Xfinity Mobile wireless service, […]

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Comcast Rolls Out Xfinity Mobile to All Stores Across Philadelphia Region

If you plan to ditch your Verizon or AT&T phone bill for a Comcast one, you can now do so at your local Xfinity store. […]

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You Can Now Get a Comcast Cell Phone Plan

It’s official: With the launch of a brand new Xfinity Mobile website, Comcast is in the wireless game, and its existing customers can now sign […]

City Life

Could Philly Become a Real NASCAR Town?

We here in Philadelphia go hard for our sports teams. Clearly. Other cities don’t have fans that show up early to drink in the parking […]

Business

Comcast and Charter Step Into Wireless Partnership

On Monday Comcast announced that it’s joining forces with another cable giant — Charter Communications — the country’s second largest cable operator, to strengthen their respective […]

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Comcast Unveils Plans for Xfinity Mobile

Comcast is getting closer to launching its wireless service, and on Thursday, the telecom giant released more details about its upcoming plunge into the wireless phone […]