Tag: Comcast Corp

Comcast to start charging heavy downloaders extra

Comcast to start charging heavy downloaders extra

Comcast Corp., the country’s largest Internet service provider, is going to start charging extra when customers go over a certain monthly data limit.

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Comcast 1Q earnings up 30 percent

Comcast 1Q earnings up 30 percent

Comcast Corp., the country’s largest cable company, reported a 30 percent profit increase in the first quarter, beating expectations on the strength of Super Bowl advertising and its popular broadband service.

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Netflix bolsters video library as new threat looms

Netflix bolsters video library as new threat looms

| February 21, 2012

Netflix’s Internet video service is adding more marquee attractions as it braces for a new competitive threat from cable-TV provider Comcast Corp.

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Comcast subscribers almost stop cancelling cable

Comcast subscribers almost stop cancelling cable

| February 15, 2012

It’s become the routine in the cable industry that subscribers stream out the door every quarter, hanging up on cable in favor of service from satellite or phone companies. But in the October to December quarter, Comcast Corp. nearly managed to stop th…

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Earnings Preview: Comcast to report 4Q earnings

Earnings Preview: Comcast to report 4Q earnings

| February 13, 2012

Comcast Corp., the nation’s biggest provider of pay-TV and the majority owner of NBC Universal, is expected to extend its string of strong results when it reports its fourth-quarter earnings before the market opens Wednesday

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Disney and Comcast reach a long-term deal

Disney and Comcast reach a long-term deal

The Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday that it reached a long-term agreement with the nation’s largest TV signal provider, Comcast Corp., that extends their partnership into the next decade.

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Summary Box: Disney, Comcast reach long-term deal

Summary Box: Disney, Comcast reach long-term deal

THE DEAL: The Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp have reached a 10-year deal covering major pay channels ESPN, Disney Channel and ABC Family and the retransmission of free ABC broadcast network programs through seven ABC TV stations.

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