Articles Tagged with comcast

Comcast To Buy Time Warner Cable In $45.2 Billion Deal, Report Says

Comcast buying Time Warner Cable

Comcast, the nation’s largest provider of cable TV service and with over $62.5 billion in 2012 revenue, the world’s largest media company, will scoop up America’s second-largest cable service in a massive buyout set to be announced Thursday morning. Comcast has agreed to pay about $159 per share to acquire Time Warner Cable, CNBC’s David… Read more »

Twitter, Comcast Partnernship Brings The ‘See It’ Button This Fall

Twitter, Comcast, NBC Universal deal brings "See it" button this fall

Twitter, Comcast, and NBC Universal are bringing users the “See It” button later this fall, Comcast announced on Wednesday. The groundbreaking partnership will allow users to watch live streams on smartphones or tablets just by tapping on the button which will be embedded in certain tweets, effectively turning users phones into a remote. The feature… Read more »

Comcast Merger: Cable Provider Buys Rest Of NBC

Comcast Buys Rest Of NBC

Comcast’s merger with NBC is now complete. Comcast announced Wednesday that it was buying the remaining shares of NBCUniversal from General Electric, making Comcast the largest cable company in the United States. Comcast paid $16.7 billion to buy the remainder of General Electric’s stake in NBCUniversal. The company also purchased NBCUniversal’s properties at 30 Rockefeller… Read more »

‘Fire Chris Matthews’ For Hurricane Comments: Sean Hannity And Brent Bozell Demand Comcast ‘Pull The Plug’

Fire Chris Matthews Demands Grow Louder

Popular conservative talk show host Sean Hannity and Media Research Center President Brent Bozell demanded that Comcast “pull the plug” on liberal talk show host Chris Matthews over his incredibly insensitive comments on Hurricane Sandy. Only hours after the Obama Victory in the 2012 election, Matthews appeared on television and praised the hurricane for helping… Read more »

Comcast Voice Subscribers Now Have Free Wi-Fi Calling

Comcast Voice 2Go

Comcast on Tuesday rolled out free a free WiFi calling platform for current voice customers. Under the new plan Comcast customers who subscriber to home phone service will be able to make calls from their iPad, smartphone and other mobile devices at no additional charge. Users looking to take advantage of the free WiFi calling… Read more »