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Comcast now field-testing DOCSIS 3.1, readying for 2016 deployment

Comcast is now field-testing network systems based on the DOCSIS 3.1 specification and is preparing for deployment of the standard in 2016.

Comcast Business addresses SMB, enterprise IP voice needs with SIP trunking service

Comcast Business is taking a long pass with its SIP trunking service, announcing that the service is available across its entire service area, covering 39 states and 20 major U.S. markets.

Comcast selected as anchor tech partner to Atlanta Braves' new stadium

Comcast has struck a wide-ranging deal with Major League Baseball's Atlanta Braves, becoming a key technology partner and anchor tenant for the club's SunTrust Park, a new stadium set to be ready by the start of the 2017 season.

FCC pauses shot clock again on Comcast-TWC, AT&T-DirectTV deal reviews

For the second time, the FCC is pausing its 180-day "shot clock" for its regulatory reviews of this year's two mega mergers of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, and AT&T and DirecTV.

Comcast more vexed by HBO Now than other MVPDs, analyst says

Among all MVPDs, Comcast will be most impacted by HBO's decision to launch an over-the-top service.

Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Cox drive cable MSO Ethernet trend, says VSG

Time Warner Cable continues to remain the top cable MSO providing Ethernet services to small to medium business (SMB) and large business customers, according to Vertical Systems Group's 2014 Cable MSO Ethernet Leaderboard.

Analysts: Sponsored data plans for wireless will survive FCC's net neutrality rules

The FCC's recently published net neutrality rules will not spell doom for wireless carriers that want to launch sponsored data plans, according to a report from analysts at Wall Street firm New Street Research.

Comcast says opposition-coalition white paper full of inaccuracies

Continuing its exhaustive struggle to turn public and political favor toward a Time Warner Cable acquisition deal it first proposed 13 months ago, Comcast has taken aim at a white paper filed by one of several anti-merger coalitions, Stop Mega Comcast.

FCC releases net neutrality order, lawsuits expected

The FCC has delivered its long-awaited net neutrality order that reclassifies ISPs under Title II of the Communications Act. The FCC posted the 400-page order to its website two weeks after it was approved in a 3-2 vote by the Democratic-controlled commission.

Charter in talks to buy Bright House, report says

Charter Communications has quietly been in talks with billionaire Si Newhouse Jr. for months about buying Bright House Networks, according to Bloomberg.