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Comcast loses 37,000 video subs in Q1 2012

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) said Wednesday that it lost 37,000 video subscribers in the first quarter, widening its loss compared to the 17,000 basic cable customers that it lost in the fourth quarter of...

FCC scolds Verizon, cable MSOs for dragging feet in review of spectrum deals

Criticizing Verizon (NYSE: VZ) and its cable MSO partners for failing to produce documents needed to review their spectrum and marketing deals in a timely manner, the FCC said it will extend its

Comcast banks on social TV games to drive NBCU revenue

Comcast's (Nasdaq: CMCSA) NBCUniversal unit unveiled a new Universal Games Network division that the company said will aggregate all of its online, mobile and social game efforts. The move, announced

Tracking cable in Q1 2012

Following the first-quarter earnings report from Time Warner Cable, several other cable MSOs and programmers will report earnings in the next two weeks, including Comcast, Cablevision, DirecTV and

Comcast turns to Web apps to power interactivity at regional sports networks

Rather than use cable's EBIF interactive TV platform to let subscribers access interactive TV programming, Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is turning to Web applications to deliver enhanced programming...

Hulu may limit access to authenticated cable and satellite TV subscribers

Hulu is beginning to embrace TV Everywhere authentication platforms used by cable and satellite TV providers, and may limit access to complete episodes of TV series and movies to pay TV subscribers,

Comcast, Verizon expand joint promotions to Atlanta, Denver, Chicago

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) said Monday that they expanded their joint marketing promotions to subscribers in Atlanta, Denver, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis-St.

Providence may sell Hulu stake to Comcast, Disney, News Corp.

Five months after Disney (NYSE: DIS), Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and News Corp. (Nasdaq: NWSA) pulled Hulu off of the auction block, the companies may buy Providence Equity Partner's 10 percent stake in

How will Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless innovate?

If you've been unimpressed with the joint promotions Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) has kicked off with Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) in several markets, rest assured,

Charter battles amplifier thefts in California

Charter Communications (Nasdaq: CHTR) has been hit more than 20 amplifier thefts on its cable system in Cerritos, Calif., which have sparked cable outages. Police suspect that the amplifiers and