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Angelakis: Comcast would support competing user interfaces

While Comcast is focused on expanding the rollout of its new Xfinity X1 user interface, the MSO is open to partnering with technology providers to offer subscribers other options to navigate video programming, CFO Michael Angelakis said Wednesday at a Goldman Sachs investor conference.

Cablevision, Bright House, WOW, Cox top phone customer satisfaction survey

Cable operators dominated incumbent telcos in J.D. Power's latest residential telephone customer satisfaction survey, which ranked Cablevision, Bright House Networks, WideOpenWest and Cox Communications as the top regional providers.

Will FCC ruling spark cable-CLEC deals?

In today's spotlight, FierceTelecom managing editor Samantha Bookman takes a look at the impact that the FCC's decision to allow cable operators to buy competitive local exchange carriers could have on the industry.

Yaccarino promoted to president of ad sales at NBCUniversal

Comcast's NBCUniversal division said Wednesday that it promoted Linda Yaccarino to president of ad sales, where she'll oversee sales and marketing for its cable, broadcast and digital properties.

Comcast expands 305 Mbps tier to Boston, Philadelphia, New Jersey, D.C.; touts fastest wireless gateway

Comcast said Tuesday that it expanded the availability of its $299.95 monthly Extreme 305 Mbps wideband Internet service to several major markets in the Northeast.

Time Warner Cable to sell 7.8% stake in Clearwire

Time Warner Cable said it will sell its entire 7.8 percent stake in Clearwire, another sign that the WiMAX provider is losing former allies as it moves toward its LTE launch next year.

Time Warner Cable to sell Clearwire stake

Time Warner Cable plans to sell its 7.8 percent stake in Clearwire, as it focuses on using its partnership with Verizon Wireless to offer subscribers mobile products rather than resell access to Clearwire's WiMAX network.

Chattanooga's EPB increases speeds, lowers prices on its FTTH products

EPB Fiber, the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based utility telco service provider known for its 1G Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) service, has realigned the structure of its speed and pricing regime.

Comcast expands VoiceEdge service to California

Comcast began marketing its cloud-based Business VoiceEdge product to commercial customers in California.

Comcast offers to deliver cable to Chappaquiddick

Comcast has offered to deliver cable TV, high-speed Internet and phone service to the Massachusetts island of Chappaquiddick, but only if residents there help cover its $1.58 million in construction costs.