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Verizon FiOS to take on Comcast in Boston

Verizon has promised to invest $300 million over the next six years to bring its FiOS fiber-to-the-home services to Boston, closing a major coverage gap in the Northeast for FiOS, while providing newfound competition for Comcast in the areas of high-speed internet and pay-TV services.

Comcast posts want ads for execs with wireless expertise

After signaling plans to move into the wireless business, Comcast appears to be staffing up for the effort.

Report: Comcast seeking wireless tech execs with network, MVNO experience

Comcast is seeking tech executives with wireless experience for key positions in an apparent effort to develop an MVNO offering, according to  The Donohue Report.

Cable's broadband count will increase by additional 3.4M subs in 2016, says research firm

Cable operators will continue their healthy broadband subscriber roll this year, beating out telcos particularly in areas where they can only offer slower copper-based DSL services.

Comcast CFO Cavanagh made $40.6M in 2015, more than Roberts or Burke

Comcast CFO Michael Cavanagh took home $40.6 million in salary and other compensation last year, beating out the company's top executive, CEO Brian Roberts, who earned a paltry $36.2 million.

Estrella operator Liberman files FCC complaint against Comcast, says it's favoring Telemundo

Spanish-language broadcaster Liberman Broadcasting, operator of the Estrella TV network, has filed an FCC complaint against Comcast, accusing the conglomerate of blacking out its owned and operated stations in Denver, Houston and Salt Lake City in order to favor its own Spanish-language programming assets, which include Telemundo and NBC Universo.

Byron Allen walks back racism accusation, says statement went out by mistake

A PR rep for Byron Allen told FierceCable that a statement from the media mogul that accused pay-TV operators of being run by "racist white executives" wasn't intended to be released.

Comcast to build Charleston, SC call center, add 550 jobs

Comcast fulfilled a major piece of its $300 million promise to improve its customer service acumen with the announcement that it's building a call center in Charleston, SC that will be staffed by 550 new workers.

Byron Allen responds to Comcast: Cable biz full of 'racist white executives'

One day after Comcast sent a note asking the FCC to ignore Byron Allen and his diversity complaints, the African-American media mogul issued a fiery statement, saying, "The real issue here is these racist white executives are not used to an African American man holding them accountable.

Comcast adds Disney movies to its Xfinity On Demand transactional store

Comcast has entered into an agreement with The Walt Disney Company to sell the studios feature films digitally through its Xfinity On Demand transactional store.