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Busy FCC looks at broadband regulation, spectrum grab

Despite the belief that the midterm election voters served as dentists defanging the FCC, the agency believes it still has enough chomp to bite into two beefy issues: broadband regulation and

Comcast ignites neutrality war with Level 3

The net neutrality dispute among US IP carriers has once more exploded onto the front page, following Level 3’s revelation that it is now paying ISP Comcast to deliver traffic. &

Clearwire launches WiFi service in California, Florida and Ohio

Broadband wireless provider Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR) officially debuted its WiMAX-based service in five additional markets--Los Angeles, Miami, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio--yesterday and

Comcast announces new NBC Universal executive team

Comcast continues to put its fingerprint on NBC Universal even though the merger is not complete. The MSO announced yesterday the new executive team that will run NBCU when the marriage is finally

Level 3: Comcast traffic fee 'threatens the open Internet'

Telecom network operator Level 3 says a new fee that cable operator Comcast is seeking from it to "transmit Internet online movies and other content to Comcast's customers who request such content"

Level 3 objects to Comcast broadband access 'toll booth'

It was bound to happen somewhere as the whole net neutrality/open Internet debate flames out, but the timing could be better for Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA). Level 3 Communications (Nasdaq: LVLT) says

Level 3 protests fees to deliver Netflix movies to Comcast customers

Level 3 Communications' (Nasdaq: LVLT) fight with Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) over having to pay the cable giant a fee to deliver movies to its residential customers adds yet another example of how

Black Monday: Comcast suffers Internet outage along East Coast

You can't buy if the stores are closed. Online retailers were sweating the start of Cyber Monday as Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) suffered what is being described as a "major Internet outage affecting a

Comcast's Burke tasked with blending cable, broadcast and new media

An Advertising Age profile of Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) COO Steve Burke shows how hard those outside the inner sanctums of the cable industry are trying to understand the cable guy who's coming in to

Economics are different for smaller cable operators

Every so often it's important to peek around the Sequoias and take a look at the forest. In the cable industry, this means looking behind Comcast's efforts to spend $30 billion to acquire NBC