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Comcast, Turner execs to run The Cable Show convention in Boston

Comcast Cable Communications (Nasdaq: CMCSA) president Neil Smit and Turner Broadcasting System CEO Phil Kent will co-chair The Cable Show convention in May, the National Cable &

Comcast offering one-hour appointment windows in Boston area

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is beginning to offer one-hour appointment windows to customers in the Boston area who request service calls or new installations. The cable MSO, which previously offered

Charter, Comcast hit with class-action suits related to storm outages

A Massachusetts law firm is accusing Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) and Charter Communications (Nasdaq: CHTR) of "gouging" subscribers for not offering all customers who lost cable TV, phone and Internet

3D Yule Log returns to Comcast

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) plans to offer its Xfinity TV subscribers access to a 3D Yule Log for a second consecutive year through its video-on-demand platform. The cable MSO is also letting subscribers

Comcast raises rates nearly 5% in Oregon, Washington

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) has raised the monthly subscription fees it charges for video programming in Oregon and southwest Washington by 4.8 percent, or $3 per month. The rate hike brings the fee for

Comcast general manager Khan jumps to Knology

Abu Khan, the general manager of one of Comcast's (Nasdaq: CMCSA) most advanced cable systems, is leaving the cable MSO to join cable overbuilder Knology (Nasdaq: KNOL). Khan, a 15-year Comcast

Study: More consumers buying 60-inch TVs

As retailers are slashing prices on HDTVs for holiday sales, more consumers are expected to buy TVs that are 60 inches or larger. By the end of 2011, U.S. consumer electronics retailers will have

Comcast to use AnyPlay devices to stream live channels to iOS and Android devices

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) will soon kick off trials in two markets of an AnyPlay service which will allow cable subscribers to stream their entire channel lineups to Apple's (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPad and

Comcast targets holiday shoppers with Xfinity Wireless Gateway

Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is pitching a new Xfinity Wireless Gateway that includes a wireless router which could be used to connect gaming consoles, tablet computers, mobile phones and connected TVs to

20% of VoD viewers skip ads, study finds

When given the ability to skip ads in video-on-demand programming, about 20 percent of viewers hit the fast-forward button on their remote controls, according to the results of a laboratory study