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Comcast sued by Pennsylvania installation contractors for alleged hardball tactics

Comcast is being sued by sued in Scranton, Penn. by a pair of local installation contractors, who say the MSO enticed them to buy trucks and ramp up staff in 2010, only to reduce its reliance on outside contractors in the following years.

Comcast begins second leg of DOCSIS 3.1 rollout in Nashville

After beginning its DOCSIS 3.1 rollout in Atlanta in March, Comcast has begun the second leg of the deployment, with DOCSIS 3.1-powered 1 gig service trials kicking off in Nashville, Tenn.

Pac-12 Networks flips feeds on Comcast, puts national channel on basic tier

Marking a major strategy pivot for the four-year-old Pac-12 Networks, the regional sports channel has flipped its feeds on Comcast, putting its national channel on the No. 1 pay-TV service's basic tier.

4G LTE wireless emergence won't kill wireline broadband services, analyst says

The wireless industry's ongoing movement to 5G may offer consumers and businesses higher speeds, but the technology will not replace wireline-based broadband services, says a new Strategy  Analytics report.

Comcast/NBCU merger threatening programmer diversity, Public Knowledge and Common Cause say

Cable industry consolidation, specifically Comcast's 2011 purchase of NBCUniversal, have had a detrimental impact on minority programming, progressive groups Public Knowledge and Common Cause said in a letter to the FCC.

Comcast counter-sues Rovi, says tech company needs to settle patent beef in NYC, not Texas

Comcast has filed a breach-of-contract suit against Rovi Corp., alleging that the technology vendor's Texas-based patent suit against it violates terms of a licensing deal that requires such disputes to be handled in New York.

Comcast announces more X1 upgrades: 'Remind' 'Auto-Extend' features go live

Comcast announced a new series of product upgrades to its X1 platform as the MSO ramps up a promotional push ahead of programming division NBCUniversal's wall-to-wall coverage of the Rio Olympics starting next month.

AT&T: Cable's enterprise play will challenge us initially with internet access

AT&T is aware that the cable industry's move to penetrate larger businesses is a growing threat, but the telco says it initially will compete with MSOs to sell internet access services.

Comcast, TWC drive major overall pay-TV improvements in ASCI customer satisfaction survey

While still leaving plenty of room for improvement, Comcast and Time Warner Cable reported major improvements in the 2016 ASCI Telecommunications Report, which ranks customer satisfaction with telecom services.

Comcast promotes Werner, Kotay to new positions

Comcast is rejuvenating its top management ranks, promoting Tony Werner and Sree Kotay to new positions in the company.