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Comcast says Level 3 'chose to leave' meeting aimed at resolving differences

A sit down between Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Level 3 Communications (Nasdaq: LVLT) engineers to discuss the two network providers' peering relationships ended when "Level 3 chose to leave... when

Level 3 seeks 'unfettered access' as condition of Comcast-NBCU merger

Some news must be reported even though it's as predictable as a sunrise. Thus, it's important to note that Level 3 Communications (Nasdaq: LVLT) wants federal antitrust types to throw conditions on

House divided: Senator Hutchison acts to block FCC net neutrality funds

Abraham Lincoln's 1858 pronouncement that a "house divided against itself cannot stand" is more and more applicable for a number of politically charged 21st Century issues, not the least of which is

Verizon expands FiOS footprint in California, Massachusetts communities

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is expanding its FiOS service in six California cities in the Coachella Valley area and in Holbrook, Mass. In California, Verizon has expanded its Fiber to the Premises

Intel inside Comcast's Web TV boxes?

The list of components built into those experimental Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) cable-Internet boxes being trialed in Augusta, Ga. reads like a who's who of cable vendors, according to a breakdown

Commerce chairman Upton urges FCC to move ahead with Comcast-NBCU merger decision

New House Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton has added to the list of those writing non-holiday greeting letters to the FCC. In his missive, Upton, a Republican from Michigan, told

Comcast testing hybrid cable-web TV delivery

Cable giant Comcast appears to be hedging its bets on Internet television, testing a new hybrid TV Web-cable TV combo in Augusta, Georgia that allows viewers to launch Google TV-like searches for

Viacom expresses concern over Comcast-NBC Universal deal

It's one thing to have startup online cable company ivi TV complain to the FCC that the pending Comcast acquisition of NBC Universal could harm its business, quite another when one of the other

Comcast suggests triple digit bucks for triple digit Internet speeds

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) thinks subscribers might be willing to pay $105 a month (bundled with cable service) to travel the Internet at 105 Mbps. That, at least, is what the service provider has been

Rockefeller: Comcast-NBCU has potential of higher rates for less programming

Taking an almost opposite stance on what Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) claims will be the benefits of an NBC Universal acquisition, U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science