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Comcast shakes up California's broadband market with 2 Gig, 250 Mbps broadband plans

Comcast is hoping to bring a new challenge to the California broadband market dominated mainly by AT&T, announcing that it plans to deliver its 2 Gbps Internet service in 12 of the state's metro markets.

Collapse of Comcast-TWC merger to have wide-reaching domino effect, analyst says

Previously the source of idle speculation among media analysts, the fallout from a rejected merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable is starting to gain serious, credible examination.

Comcast, TWC execs set to meet with DOJ to save merger; conditions will be 'substantial,' analyst says

Top executives from Comcast and Time Warner Cable are scheduled to meet with officials for the United States Justice Department Wednesday, with the two sides having their first one-on-one discussions since the $45.2 billion merger of the two cable companies was originally proposed in February 2014.

AT&T pre-empts Comcast 2 Gbps threat by launching 1-Gig service in Chicago suburbs

AT&T is taking a proactive step to get ahead of Comcast's 2 Gbps broadband plans by launching its 1 Gbps GigaPower fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) service in the Chicago suburbs.

Update: Comcast, TWC set to meet with DOJ following reports of merger blockage

Antitrust attorneys for the U.S. Justice Department are nearing a recommendation to block the proposed $45.2 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, according to a Bloomberg report that cited anonymous sources.

Comcast signs on to upgrade video, data and voice for Atlanta Hawks home court

Announcing its second Atlanta-area stadium deal in the past month, Comcast Business Services says it's been contracted to integrate video, voice and data services into Philips Arena, home of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks.

AT&T to battle Comcast, Google Fiber with 1-Gig service in Atlanta

AT&T is taking on Google Fiber and Comcast's new 2-Gig offering with the launch of its fiber-based 1-Gig GigaPower service in parts of Atlanta. AT&T said it will offer GigaPower and a new Wi-Fi residential gateway to areas of Atlanta, Decatur, Sandy Springs and Newnan starting at $120 per month.

Executive comp revealed: Roberts made $33M in 2014; Dolan got a 40% raise to $23.7M

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts received a 5.1 percent raise in 2014, to $32.96 million in total compensation, while his counterpart at Cablevision, James Dolan, saw his total pay spike 40 percent, to $23.7 million.

Wareham, Mass., wants to make fiber connectivity part of Comcast franchise renewal terms

Like many smaller towns, Wareham, Mass., has come to the realization that fiber connectivity should be part of its infrastructure, so it has told Comcast to make it a requirement in its franchise renewal agreement.

Massachusetts town wants fiber as part of Comcast franchise renewal

In Wareham, Mass., the future is fiber, not coax. City fathers want Comcast to install fiber between its hub site and town hall as well as the Wareham Community Television studios.