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Pace to supply Comcast with XI3 IP set-top

Pace (LSE: PIC) will supply Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) with an IP set-top that will deliver high-definition programming and the MSO's new cloud-based user interface, Light Reading Cable reported...

Comcast to distribute presidential debates on multiple platforms

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) said Tuesday it will let its Xfinity TV subscribers watch the presidential debates on its video-on-demand platform and offer live and on-demand access to the debates to...

ZenithOptimedia: Cable ad spending will jump 8 percent in 2012

Advertising spending on national cable networks is expected to increase 8 percent to nearly $20 billion this year, according to ZenithOptimedia.

Verizon, Midcontinent ranked fastest ISPs by PC Magazine

Verizon's FiOS Internet and South Dakota-based cable operator Midcontinent Communications are the fastest ISPs nationwide, according to a  PC Magazine  report.

Comcast activates thousands of California Wi-Fi hotspots

Comcast announced it has deployed and activated a couple thousand Xfinity Wi-Fi hotspots across northern and central California, marking an expansion of its Wi-Fi ambitions beyond the eastern seaboard.

Clearwire could delay part of its TD-LTE rollout, may bid adieu to Comcast

Clearwire might delay part of its TD-LTE deployment over the next nine months and may also be losing another investor, according to a filing with the Security and Exchange Commission.

Comcast to deliver 305 Mbps speed tier over Ethernet-based FTTH

Comcast on Thursday revealed plans that it will soon offer a 305 Mbps/65 Mbps speed tier over a point-to-point Ethernet-based Fiber to the Home network.

Comcast workers near Chicago set to vote on union issue

Attempts to unionize the mostly non-union masses of cable TV industry technicians over the years have been hit-and-miss. For every minor success, there have been setbacks elsewhere.

Comcast partners with feds on Internet Essentials offers

Comcast earlier this week celebrated the beginning of its second year offering the Internet Essentials program promoting broadband adoption for low-income households

Comcast expands WiFi to North, Central California

Cable TV operators continue to be aggressive with WiFi, as Comcast today announced that its Xfinity WiFi service is now available in California for no additional charge to Xfinity Internet residential customers or Comcast Business Class Internet customers.