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Zucker burning bridges as he exits NBCU ahead of Comcast merger

Let's be clear about one thing: nobody has told NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker he doesn't have a job except Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) COO Steve Burke, and right now Burke doesn't really have any say in

Clearwire gets $1.33 billion to keep building WiMAX, 4G

Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR), initially positioned as the way cable partners Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC-WI) and Bright House Networks would get into the wireless business, and

NBC Universal writers take sides with Comcast counterparts

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) execs frequently extol the "synergies" of their company's proposed merger with NBC Universal, but here's one the MSO probably didn't anticipate. NBCU broadcast and cable

Level 3: Comcast fight not about traffic peering

Level 3 Communications' (Nasdaq: LVLT) fight with Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is about more than traffic peering--despite what Comcast says. It's all about local access and Comcast's control of same, a

FCC ready to look at retransmission disputes

Even though its members admit their hands may be tied, the FCC is willing to at least take a look at the politically charged subject of retransmission blackouts. And, strange as this might seem, the

OTT, Netflix get starring role, as anti-heroes, at UBS investor conference

CBS chief executive Les Moonves has been nothing if not consistent about his lukewarm support for online video initiatives, especially those that he sees as undervaluing the network's content. So, it

Comcast unveils Android app, looks to stream to iPads

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) views wireless as a way to mobilize its voice, video and Internet products and has "learned a lot" from its wireless relationship with WiMAX provider Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR),

Smit: NBCU will give Comcast programming 'synergies'

A merged Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA)-NBC Universal will be a fast-moving "test-and-learn" entity that will quickly develop and deliver new programming services, Comcast Cable President Neil Smit said

ACA, Waxman push for Comcast conditions

If Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) wants NBC Universal as its 2010 holiday gift, it's going to have to deal with some concessions, both the American Cable Association (ACA) and U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman said.

Chattanooga's municipal FTTH network is near completion

After overcoming political wrangling with the city's incumbent service providers to build its Fiber to the Home network, the joint Chattanooga, Tenn. Electric Power Board (EPB) network will be