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Comcast and Dish make FCC's list of 62 qualified spectrum auction bidders

Comcast and Dish Network are moving forward with their plans to participate in the FCC's upcoming 600MHz wireless spectrum auction, with the agency approving the two operators' applications.

AT&T invests $3B to enhance Illinois local networks, deepens residential, business fiber reach

AT&T has invested over $3 billion in its Illinois wireline and wireless networks between 2013 and 2015, expanding the availability of its Gigapower service and LTE wireless services to more residential and business customers.

CenturyLink, Frontier will need to increase capital to compete with Charter and Comcast

CenturyLink and Frontier are going to face more powerful competitive forces in Charter Communications and Comcast, two cable operators that have been increasing their network footprints via acquisitions and organic builds while upping broadband speeds in multiple markets.

Comcast deploys mobile public Wi-Fi van

Comcast has deployed its mobile Wi-Fi hotspot service, Xfinity Wi-Fi on Wheels.

Canada's Shaw to deploy white-label X1 across footprint by end of 2017

Canada's Shaw Communications will begin deploying white-label X1 set-tops to its subscribers this year and have the Comcast-owned platform completely deployed across its footprint by the end of 2017, the company said in its third-quarter earnings report Friday.

AT&T challenges Comcast, Altice, others as it expands to Mississippi, Louisiana businesses

AT&T announced it is bringing gigabit internet speeds to businesses in Mississippi and Louisiana as its expands the reach of its AT&T Business Fiber service that offers speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

Comcast acquisition of Level 3 unlikely in near term, analysts say

Analysts are dismissing a report that Comcast may be looking to acquire Level 3 Communications.

Comcast expands Internet Essentials to 2 million HUD-assisted homes

Comcast has announced another expansion of its subsidized Internet Essentials program, opening up the program to anyone in its footprint receiving public housing aid or HUD assistance.

Comcast pledges $100M investment in Chicago-area network improvements

Comcast said will invest $100 million in network improvements for both Chicago-area residential and business customers over the next three years.

Comcast moves hint at new focus on mobile

It looks as though Comcast is getting more serious about establishing itself in the mobile biz, confirming a series of executive moves, including the promotion of Greg Butz to head up a new Comcast Mobile division.