Xfinity on Campus, offered at select schools, will let college students watch live and on-demand TV from their laptops, smartphones, and tablets. And maybe it will make them think twice about cutting the cable cord once they graduate.
Cable company Comcast has doubled the available bandwidth it provides to most customers in California and some Midwestern states, for free.
Netflix is quickly racking up interconnection deals with the major U.S. ISPs in 2014. AT&T is the latest to grab a chair at the Netflix interconnection buffet.
The cable giant says it will review its training and incentive programs after a maddening customer service call goes viral.
If you're a Comcast subscriber, you should be dancing with joy as reports of an aggressive customer-retention rep continue to circulate. Why? Because Comcast negotiates, and you can save money.
You didn't think you'd be able to cancel your Comcast subscription that easily, did you?
As Xfinity WiFi spreads west, so do concerns about the use of customers’ modems as both private and public Wi-Fi connections. Luckily, you have choices for opting out of the program.
Even if you've spurned cable TV, you're still likely to feel the impact from mega-bucks deals like the ones involving AT&T and DirecTV or Comcast snapping up Time Warner Cable. After all, cable providers have a built-in incentive for making cord cutting an unattractive option to their subscribers.
A spokesman for Comcast says that the company plans to work with Google's Gmail to enable encryption, after Google essentially calls the company out for its lack of security.
A combined company would probably be even worse, according to the American Consumer Satisfaction Index.