Comcast increases broadband speeds in Philadelphia amid nationwide network boost

Comcast Corp. boosted its internet speeds across the country in recent weeks, and it's now rolling out the upgrades in its hometown. Philadelphia-based Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) said most customers in its northeast division, which runs from Maine to V.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

Comcast profits take 40% hit in Q1, despite a record quarter for broadband

Comcast Corp. saw a nearly 40% drop in net income during the first quarter driven by losses in its NBCUniversal division as the Covid-19 crisis shuttered its theme parks and kept movie theaters closed worldwide. The blow offset gains the Philadelphia-b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2020

Comcast exec not worried "in the least" as homebound customers tax broadband network

As m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

C.A.T. Acquires Penner International In Big Boost For Fleet And Canadian Network

C.A.T.  acquired Penner International on Monday in a bold acquisition that expands the cross-border carrier's footprint in western Canada and increases its fleet by about 50%.  0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 4th, 2020

Earnings Showdown: Telecom Giants AT&T And Verizon Battle It Out Amid 5G Rollout

For telecom companies, this year is all about 5G, the next generation of mobile broadband that promises exponentially faster upload and download speeds. Companies in this sector all want a slice of the 5G pie,.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 24th, 2020

"Shot across the bow": U.S. increases pressure on UK ahead of key Huawei decision

The United States is making a final pitch to Britain ahead of a U.K. decision on whether to upgrade its telecoms network with Huawei equipment, amid threats to cut intelligence-sharing ties, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Comcast reaches deal to carry Starz, add Lionsgate content to Peacock

Comcast customers worried about losing access to Starz channels in the New Year got an early present Monday, when the Philadelphia-based media giant announced it's reached a deal with the Lionsgate-owned network after a drawn-out carriage dispute. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 23rd, 2019

Philadelphia among the metros that saw the largest rent increases over the last decade

A recent report from Zillow looked at rent increases for 50 largest metros in the U.S. Greater Philadelphia had the 27th highest rent increase, rising 45.8% over the last decade. Nationwide, renters spent a combined $4.5 trillion during the 20.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

Bernie Sanders unveils plan to boost broadband access, break up internet and cable titans

Sanders calls out companies such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon as he announces a sweeping plan to boost affordable broadband access......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 6th, 2019

5G rollout offers a side benefit for businesses seeking advanced connectivity

Wireless service providers are beginning to launch and roll out 5G network technology in cities nationwide. 5G brings faster networks and higher speeds to mobile devices to support new and exciting applications. Sometimes, it brings some not-so-pl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2019

How Comcast is working to make your TV your new dashboard

Comcast is giving its Xfinity Flex streaming devices to all its broadband customers for free, CEO Brian Roberts said while speaking at an investors conference Wednesday morning. It’ll likely be welcome news for the Philadelphia-based media giant's co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2019

Broadband Speeds In UK Homes Still Need A Boost

Anyone buying a new bui.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 20th, 2019

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts: The Power Of The Broadband Network

CNBC Excerpts: Comcast CEO Brian Roberts on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Today WHEN: Today, Thursday, April 25, 2019 WH.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 25th, 2019

This Company Has the Fastest Mobile Network Speed

All four major U.S. mobile wireless carriers are posting speeds of more than 25 megabits per second, the lower limit to meet the definition of a broadband network......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 12th, 2019

Comcast suffers outage of video, broadband services across parts of U.S.

Comcast, the nation's largest broadband provider and one of the nation's largest pay-TV providers, was hit with a nationwide outage Friday, June 2.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 29th, 2018

Comcast recovers from outage of video, broadband services across parts of U.S.

Comcast, the nation's largest broadband provider and one of the nation's largest pay-TV providers, was hit with a nationwide outage Friday, June 2.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 29th, 2018

Comcast Spectacor invests in Philadelphia esports network N3rd Street Gamers

UPDATE: SEC documents filed July 11 show Comcast Spectacor invested $1.3 million in the Northern Liberties-based company. Comcast Spectacor has invested in Philadelphia esports network N3rd Street Gamers for an undisclosed amount. The deal, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Comcast profits soar with strong broadband growth; Universal Pictures disappoints

Philadelphia cable juggernaut Comcast Corp. — f.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 26th, 2018


The following is the unofficial transcript of a CNBC EXCLUSIVE interview Comcast CEO Brian Roberts and CNBC’s Jim Cramer on .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 7th, 2018

States with the Fastest Mobile Broadband Speeds

Mobile broadband network speeds are not created equal. In some states, the download speed is nearly 3 times faster than in others. See where your state ranks......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 23rd, 2018

UPS adds peak delivery surcharge to manage e-commerce demand amid coronavirus

UPS is adding "peak" surcharges for companies that have been inundating its delivery network with too many packages and oversize items during the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews2 hr. 14 min. ago