Posts Tagged: "Comcast"

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Comcast vs. DirecTV (comparison)

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In our ongoing TV service provider comparison series, let’s compare two giants — Comcast and DirecTV – and see who comes out on top. Comcast is the largest cable TV provider in the US, serving approximately 22 million customers across 40 states. DirecTV follows closely behind with about 20 million...

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Comcast vs. Dish Network (comparison)

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Comcast is a Multi-system operator (MSO), offering TV, Internet and phone service in 40 states as well as the District of Columbia. The company is the largest cable TV provider in the US, with approximately 22.3 million subscribers reported in January, 2013. Comcast offers several different TV packages under the...

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Comcast vs. Time Warner (comparison)

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Let’s see what happens when the two largest cable TV and multi-service providers jump into the ring. You might call this a bout between a heavyweight (Comcast) and middleweight (Time Warner Cable) when you consider the number of subscribers each provider has. As of January 2013, Comcast had approximately 22.3...

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Comcast To Include WiMax To Their Comcasm

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A couple weeks back I posted on the huge Clear marketing truck driving around the streets of Portland. As of last week, Comcast, who has invested a billion dollars in the Seattle based Clearwire, has announced they will start bundling the WiMax service. Portland will be the first...

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Comcast Losses Net Neutrality Case

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My jury (aka my decision) it still undecided on the whole ‘net neutrality’ but I’m glad to hear that Comcast lost it’s case for Net Neutrality today.  In short, the FCC ruled that it’s illegal for Comcast to interfere with high-bandwidth peer-to-peer traffic. My reason for being undecided?  I don’t...