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Retrans fee battles? You ain't seen nothing yet

Investor conferences always seem to bring out the best in media execs, and yesterday's outing in the tony environs of Palm Beach, Fla., where, Deutsche Bank Securities opened its Media & Telecom

Comcast goes after Hispanic market with launch of Spanish-language version of Xfinity

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA, CMCSK), which has seen subscribers abandon the MSO over the past 24 months, is set to mine a new market segment as it makes a major push into Spanish-language TV,

Comcast priorities: Think like the customer, reward the lobbyists

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) wants to know how its customers see things. "We've organized around the customer experience and we put someone in charge of looking at things from the customer view, not from

Comcast moving, eliminating jobs at Colorado-based Media Center

Colorado's loss--to some extent at least--is New Jersey's gain as Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) will shift some of its network programming operations from its Media Center in Centennial, Colo. to its new

Sprint's recent comments reflect irritation with Clearwire

Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) has been careful not to publicly bash its WiMAX partner Clearwire (NASDAQ:CLWR), over certain hot-button issues, such as the ongoing wholesale dispute and disappointing rollout

Comcast's Roberts sees Netflix as a home for reruns

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) Chairman-CEO Brian Roberts candidly laid it on the line when the Wall Street Journal asked about Netflix. "What used to be called 'reruns' on television is now called

Thanks to Comcast, Goldman Sachs finds cable 'attractive'

The cable industry, already basking in better profits and an improved advertising forecast--and even lower numbers of lost basic subscribers--has now been given the good news that brokerage house

Level 3-Comcast dispute could end up in wary FCC's lap

Having failed to resolve whether their relationship is based on peering or traffic management, Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Level 3 Communications (Nasdaq: LVLT) have taken their case--and their

Contact sports: DirecTV, AT&T may not get Padres telecasts

Despite what the FCC has said, DirecTV (Nasdaq: DTV), AT&T (NYSE: T) and possibly other non-Cox service providers in the San Diego area may be shut out of broadcasting this season's Padres

Comcast remains unpopular with writers union

The Writers Guild of America West says new NBCUniversal owner Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is "not interested in maintaining Hollywood's union environment" and favors "the same kind of foot-dragging,