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Comcast's total bill for its attempted TWC buy: $336M

After 14 months of lobbying federal, state and municipal government officials, running ads and shuffling stacks of paperwork to the FCC, Comcast revealed to investors that its entire tab for its failed acquisition of Time Warner Cable comes to around $336 million.

Pay-TV's broadcast of the Mayweather-Pacquiao match was plagued with interruptions

The Mayweather-Pacquiao match may have been one of the biggest pay-per-view boxing events in decades, but technical problems caused major disruptions for viewers trying to tune in.

Comcast boosts revenue 2% to $17.85B but loses another 8K video subs in Q1

Comcast held the line in the first quarter of 2015, reporting a 2.6 percent revenue increase year over year to $17.85 billion despite the roller-coaster ride surrounding its failed merger with Time Warner Cable. But its subscriber numbers tell a tale of the cord-cutting tape, as the cable operator added 407,000 high-speed Internet customers but watched its video subscribers continue to decline.

Comcast set to roll fiber in Chattanooga, 7 years after fighting to stop city's FTTH plan

Comcast is set to deploy a 2 Gbps fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband product in Chattanooga, Tenn., to 200,000 customers in June, directly competing with fiber services provided by not only AT&T but also municipal utility EPB.

Comcast to one-up Chattanooga's EPB, AT&T with its 2 Gbps broadband service

Comcast is moving to shake up the Chattanooga, Tenn., broadband market by challenging both local telco incumbent AT&T and municipal utility EPB with its own 2 Gbps fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband offering starting in June.

Comcast faces Minneapolis competition as CenturyLink zeroes in on franchise agreement

As it fights for a new franchise agreement in its home city, Philadelphia, Comcast is also watching Minneapolis city officials consider a bid to let CenturyLink compete with Comcast in their market.

What happens now that Comcast/Time Warner Cable is kaput?

Regardless of whether it was ever going to be approved by the FCC and U.S. Justice Department, the long-awaited conclusion of the just-scuttled $45.2 billion merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable was always going to have a major impact on the U.S. pay-TV business and broadband business.  Special report

How did Comcast, Charter, Dish and other pay-TV providers fare in the first quarter?

Now that the first-quarter earnings season is well underway,  FierceCable  is looking at how pay-TV distributors, including cable MSOs, IPTV operators and satellite providers, as well as relevant programmers and technology companies, performed in 2015's first quarter.

Report: Charter's Rutledge and TWC's Marcus set meeting

Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge will meet next week with his Time Warner Cable counterpart, Rob Marcus, to discuss the possible merger between the two companies, according to CNBC, citing anonymous inside sources.

Could Comcast-TWC scuttling open door for Netflix acquisition?

Could Netflix be acquired by a pay-TV giant like Comcast? Now that the merger deal between Time Warner Cable and Comcast is dead, anything can happen.