Comcast Challenges Murdoch With Rival Bid For UK-Based SkyU.S. media giant Comcast offered Wednesday to buy British broadcaster Sky Plc for 22 billion pounds ($30 billion), topping a controversial bid from Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox.
Report: Comcast Fired 500 After Claiming Tax Cut Would Create JobsComcast reportedly fired 500 sales personnel despite claiming that Congress's new tax cut bill would help them create thousands of jobs.
Comcast Accused Of Charging Thousands Of Customers For Services Without ConsentAttorney General Bob Ferguson has filed an amendment to an ongoing lawsuit against the cable and internet provider, saying Comcast engaged in, "even more deceptive conduct than previously alleged."
Why You Still Can't Ditch Your Cable BoxNot that long ago, the clunky cable box looked like it was on its way out.
House Sends Bill To Trump Blocking Online Privacy Regulation Congress has sent President Donald Trump legislation that would kill an online privacy regulation. That move could eventually allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers.
Senate Votes To Undo Privacy Rules That Protect User DataThe Republican-led Senate has voted to undo Obama-era regulations that would have forced internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon to ask customers' permission before they could use or sell much of their personal information.
Comcast Plans To Launch Wireless Service Next YearComcast plans to launch a cellphone service roughly in the middle of next year, although it would be limited to areas of the country where it's a cable provider.
Breaking Up The Bundle? Dish Relegates ESPN To An Add-OnDish Network is offering a new bundle of about 50 cable channels that doesn't include ESPN and some other sports channels, giving people who don't care about sports a way to save money.
Time Warner Cable Deal Gets OK, With Online Video ConditionsFederal regulators will impose several conditions meant to protect online video services as they back Charter's bid to buy Time Warner Cable and create the country's second-largest home Internet provider.
Comcast Launching Streaming Video ServiceComcast will launch a streaming video service as it faces growing intrusions from companies like Netflix and a rising number of customers who are becoming more mobile, using tablets and phones for entertainment.
Comcast Launches Voice-Controlled RemoteComcast launched a voice-controlled TV remote for some of its Xfinity customers on Tuesday. Users can search for channels and content with just their voice.
Comcast Dropping Time Warner Cable BidComcast is dropping its $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after heavy regulatory pushback. Competitors, consumer groups and politicians have criticized the deal.