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This Jan. 24, 2019, file photo shows a Comcast truck in Pittsburgh. Comcast Corp. reports earns on Thursday, April 25.
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April 25, 2019 - 11:14 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast kept shedding cable customers and adding home internet customers in its most recent quarter. Traditional TV providers are losing customers at an increasing rate while streaming companies pop up seemingly every few weeks . To deal with that industry shift online from...
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Comcast Center
Ian Bush
September 06, 2018 - 10:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA — Being a cable company at a time when many people are turning to cheaper streaming services might trigger a crisis in some businesses, but Comcast is calm. The CEO says the Philly media giant has been successful at predicting — and preparing for — the future. Many more alarm bells...
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Amazon
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Ian Bush
August 02, 2018 - 6:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Primetime TV has expanded its viewing selections for users. Comcast is adding Amazon Prime Video 's subscription service to its cable platform. Comcast customers who pay for Amazon Prime will be able to watch series like the upcoming "Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan" or "The...
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Dreamstime
Ian Bush
July 17, 2018 - 8:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the next two years, nearly 1,000 television stations will change channels as more room is made "in the air" for data-devouring smartphones and other wireless devices. Two of the new assignments take effect on Wednesday in the greater Philadelphia area. On July 18...
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Jon Schwantes, senior policy counsel for Consumer Reports, calls on Comcast to be transparent to its customers.
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Ian Bush
June 27, 2018 - 6:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you've ever thought there's nothing convenient about a convenience fee, consumer advocates are here to say they have your back. One group set up shop outside the Comcast Center in Center City Wednesday to call for an end to the widespread practice of add-on charges...
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This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York.
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
June 13, 2018 - 7:12 am
By Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast will likely bid for Fox's entertainment business as early as Wednesday now that a federal judge has cleared AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner. If Comcast succeeds in outbidding Disney for Fox, a major cable distributor would...
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