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Home security emerges as telco-cable battlefield

One of the hot topics at this week's The Cable Show in Chicago could be the emergence of smart home management and advanced home security services being launched by many broadband and TV operators.

Appeals Court says cable operators have to share programming

Once again, cable operators have been told to share their exclusive sports rights with other service providers. This time a Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Court of Appeals, in a 3-0 decision, said that

Brian Roberts to demo Comcast's 'next generation video product' at The Cable Show

Cancel those Thursday morning flights, Cable Show attendees. The mystifying absence of Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) Chairman-CEO Brian Roberts from this year's Cable Show lineup has been solved: He'll be

Analysts question whether Comcast can make money televising the Olympics

It didn't take long for money watchers to come to the conclusion that Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is going to have a tough time recouping the $4.38 billion it's putting out to televise the next four

Top cable engineers see bumpy, passable road to IPv6

A pair of top cable engineers--Jay Rolls, senior vice president of technology for Cox Communications and Kevin McElearney, senior vice president of network engineering for Comcast (Nasdaq:

It's not TV, it's home security: Comcast branches out

Multi-faceted Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) has added yet another layer of business to its voice, video, data, broadcast, amusement park, wireless (albeit not really mobile voice) and sports empire: home

Comcast pays $4.4B to televise Olympics

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) has placed a $4.4 billion bet that the American public is willing to watch advertising and pay higher cable fees to be able to see the Olympics on its slate of broadcast and

Clearwire, Comcast, Sprint expand WiMAX in Pittsburgh

At least one of Clearwire's (Nasdaq: CLWR) cable partners--Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA)--continues to expand its mobile 4G WiMAX service as part of an expanded wireless data plan. Clearwire, along with

Comcast says it's not excluding Bloomberg TV from its neighborhoods

It's not exactly 90210 but Bloomberg and Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) have ratcheted up their fight over whether the MSO is blocking Bloomberg TV from a "neighborhood" of news-centric channels like

Court says TV channel bundles don't violate antitrust statutes

The dream of a la carte programming took a hit when a federal appeals court said that TV programming bundles do not violate antitrust laws. In the ruling, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals said that