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Cable giants join forces on wireless roaming with CableWiFi

The nation's largest cable TV companies have announced a landmark Wi-Fi sharing agreement that will allow their customers free access to an aggregated network of more than 50,000 WiFi hotspots owned

Verizon Wireless trademarks ALLSCREEN brand for combined cable and wireless services

Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) has filed a trademark application for the brand ALLSCREEN, which it says could be used to provide a combination of cable TV and wireless services. The company, which has

Comcast suspends 250 GB data cap; will create tiered plans

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) will drop the 250 GB monthly data cap it placed on its high-speed Internet subscribers, the company said today. Cohen Although the MSO is jettisoning its cap, the...

Time Warner Cable to support HBO on Roku, Xbox and Samsung TVs

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) on Wednesday said it was beginning to allow digital cable subscribers to access HBO Go on the Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) Xbox 360, Roku Internet video set-tops and

What's Comcast cooking for The Cable Show?

With Boston hosting the cable industry's annual convention next week, you can count on Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), the city's largest cable provider, attempting to turn heads by unveiling some

Comcast launches Skype to the TV; wins patent for set-tops that can deliver video calls

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) on Wednesday said it is allowing subscribers in Boston and Seattle to make Skype video calls through the TV, and that it will soon expand its Skype-on-Xfinity service to

Time Warner Cable adds Vutopia movies to TV Everywhere portfolio

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) on Wednesday said it is allowing digital cable subscribers to access several hundred movies online provided by Vutopia, including such titles as Donnie Brasco,

Netflix presses case against 'discriminatory' data caps

The months-long war of words between Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX), the world's largest online video subscription service, and Comcast (Nasdaq:CMCSA), the nation's largest cable operator, rages on in

Comcast, Cisco execs join Adobe board

Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE) said Tuesday that it has appointed Comcast Ventures (Nasdaq: CMCSA) senior VP Amy Banse and Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) EVP and CFO Frank Calderoni to its board of directors.

Brian Roberts tops list of highest paid cable CEOs

In today's spotlight, FierceCable tracks the highest paid CEOs at publicly traded cable MSOs and satellite TV providers. Even though Comcast CEO Brian Roberts took a 13 percent cut in total