In yet another example of why pay TV providers seem anxious to work out a complementary arrangement with Netflix, the over-the-top video content delivery company said it has cut a TV production deal with Sony Pictures Television.
For years, the cable boxes leased by operators like Comcast and others have been off limits for Netflix. Now reports suggest that could change.
While there are still multiple details to work out, Netflix could go from over-the-top to into-the-box if a reported deal with cable operators, including Comcast and Suddenlink, comes to fruition.
Comcast is going after the growing co-working space movement by providing 1 Gig service to entrepreneurs working at CoCo, a co-working and collaborative space for the entrepreneurial community at two sites in Minneapolis.
Comcast said Wednesday that it struck deal with Twitter aimed at boosting viewing and advertising for its NBCUniversal networks through a "See It" feature which will allow subscribers to set DVR recordings directly from posts they view on their Twitter feeds.
Struggling to understand why Verizon seems to be dragging its feet in rolling out the next-gen FiOS TV Media Server, I've spent the last week reading documents ranging from Harvard Business School case studies on John Malone's TCI to the consent decree the Department of Justice issued last year when it approved the $3.9 billion spectrum deal Verizon Wireless struck with Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.
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Comcast recently deployed a "home-grown video infrastructure" called VIPER which it is using to deliver "broadcast-grade" programming to subscribers using TVs, Web browsers, mobile devices and gaming consoles, SVP Sree Kotay wrote in a blog post Monday.
Comcast has increased the fees on equipment rentals and its triple-play packages in Oregon, including raising the rental fee for its cable modems and wireless gateways by $1 to $8 monthly.
Comcast said a router issue was to blame for a cable outage that left about 150,000 subscribers in Colorado unable to watch part of the Denver Broncos – Dallas Cowboys game on Sunday.