Comcast to FCC: Your set-top box plan is illegal

Comcast also claims requirement to build apps “would stop the apps revolution.” sci tech news Continue reading Comcast to FCC: Your set-top box plan is illegal

FCC changes cable box rules to please industry, gets blowback anyway

Cable companies must build apps so customers don’t have to rent set-top boxes. sci tech news Continue reading FCC changes cable box rules to please industry, gets blowback anyway

Tales from Comcast’s data cap nation: Can the meter be trusted?

“Our meter is perfect,” Comcast rep claims. It isn’t—and mistakes could cost you. sci tech news Continue reading Tales from Comcast’s data cap nation: Can the meter be trusted?

Google Fiber says it hasn’t gotten access to 44,000 poles in Nashville

AT&T calls Google Fiber claims misleading, provides numbers of its own. sci tech news Continue reading Google Fiber says it hasn’t gotten access to 44,000 poles in Nashville

Comcast’s $70 gigabit deal is shockingly difficult to sign up for

The Keyser Söze of Internet offers: Even some Comcast reps don’t know it exists. sci tech news Continue reading Comcast’s $70 gigabit deal is shockingly difficult to sign up for

Comcast will offer $70 gigabit Internet in Chicago after all [Updated]

Initially, Comcast said it wouldn’t match $70 price in non-Google Fiber city. sci tech news Continue reading Comcast will offer $70 gigabit Internet in Chicago after all [Updated]

Cable expands broadband domination as AT&T and Verizon lose customers

Comcast and Charter get another 500,000 Internet subscribers. sci tech news Continue reading Cable expands broadband domination as AT&T and Verizon lose customers

Ad board to Comcast: Stop claiming you have the “fastest Internet”

Comcast should also stop making confusing claims about Verizon, group says. sci tech news Continue reading Ad board to Comcast: Stop claiming you have the “fastest Internet”

Love the Olympics but hate the commercials? Comcast, Dish may have an answer for that.

One thing Comcast Xfinity X1 customers watching the Games this year won’t see: a new commercial every time they flip channels to a different event. Syndicated from Denver Post Continue reading Love the Olympics but hate the commercials? Comcast, Dish may have an answer for that.

Comcast supports higher prices for customers who want Web privacy

Comcast: FCC rules shouldn’t determine whether customers make “good choices.” sci tech news Continue reading Comcast supports higher prices for customers who want Web privacy