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Time Warner Cable puts iControl to work in its IntelligentHome service offering

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) has found that in order to downplay the declines it and other MSOs are seeing in their bread and butter video service base, it needs to turn to new services like home

Comcast completes DOCSIS 3.0 upgrade

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) has upgraded all of its cable systems to the DOCSIS 3.0 platform, which could allow the nation's largest MSO to offer cable subscribers Internet access at speeds of 100 Mbps

DirecTV ads warn viewers to 'get rid of cable'

Rather than focus on exclusive programming such as its "NFL Sunday Ticket" package or products like its TiVo DVRs, DirecTV (Nasdaq: DTV) is relying purely on humor in a new series of TV ads that

Broadcom builds 5G Wi-Fi chips

Broadcom took the wraps off a new line of 5G Wi-Fi computer chips that the company says could allow service providers to deliver wireless video and data to consumers at speeds that will be three

Comcast-Disney deal expands mobile video distribution

More than 20 million Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) subscribers will be able to access live video from ESPN, Disney Channel and other networks owned by Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) under a broad, long-term

Business services go mainstream, and cable is in the running

Forget traditional cable service for now: Business services may be where it's at in 2012. That's the conclusion many of the large cable MSOs appear to be drawing, as evidenced by the increased focus

Comcast's Xfinity gets live ABC, ESPN content in huge deal

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA)'s subscribers who use its TV Everywhere product, Xfinity, will be able to watch live and on-demand ESPN and Disney (NYSE: DIS) shows across multiple screens under a new deal

SCTE names Comcast veteran Davidson VP of engineering

The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) said Tuesday that it recruited Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) veteran Marty Davidson, naming him vice president of engineering and network

Verizon grapples with major LTE outage

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) suffered a nationwide outage of its 4G LTE service on Wednesday, which was its second major outage this month. The telco--which recently signed deals with Time Warner Cable (NYSE:

Comcast racks up nearly 1 million 'likes' on Facebook

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC), Cox Communications and other pay TV providers are stepping up efforts to use Facebook to market new services to subscribers, luring customers