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Comcast to Launch Watchable to Rival YouTube, Facebook and Google

Comcast to Launch Watchable to Rival YouTube, Facebook and Google

The service will rival YouTube and may be launched in the next few weeks....

Aug 15 2015, 6:52am CDT

Verizon Ends Contracts - See How You Will Pay Now

Verizon Ends Contracts - See How You Will Pay Now

There's going to be a change coming to your Verizon bill in the coming months - and it might not be something you will like. Ve...

Aug 8 2015, 10:42am CDT

Verizon Broadband and Go90 Users Can Now Sign Up for HBO Now

Verizon Broadband and Go90 Users Can Now Sign Up for HBO Now

Go90 will come this summer and promises complete TV episodes from selected networks....

Jul 29 2015, 7:40am CDT

Verizon Adds Vice's Internet TV Services

Verizon Adds Vice's Internet TV Services

The content from Vice mainly targeted at the youth will now be available on Verizon mobile service....

Jul 15 2015, 6:49am CDT

Comcast’s Gigabit Pro 2Gbps Internet Service Costs $300 a Month

Comcast’s Gigabit Pro 2Gbps Internet Service Costs $300 a Month

Comcast is launching a 2Gbps symmetrical Internet service, which promises to deliver equal download and upload speeds. But it w...

Jul 14 2015, 4:57am CDT

Comcast Announces Stream Cable TV Service

Comcast Announces Stream Cable TV Service

Following the launch of Internet Plus in 2013 and Xfinity on Campus last year, Comcast unveiled a new TV service dubbed Stream,...

Jul 14 2015, 1:57am CDT

Eutelsat Internet Satellite Brings Broadband to Rural Areas

Eutelsat Internet Satellite Brings Broadband to Rural Areas

SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk made waves earlier this month again for his plans to launch satellites beaming down internet...

Jul 13 2015, 3:47am CDT

Cheaper Faster Internet is Coming Soon

Cheaper Faster Internet is Coming Soon

At UC San Diego's Qualcomm Institute the engineers broke the supposed limits of fiber optic data transmission....

Jun 29 2015, 7:58am CDT

Charter Merges with Time Warner and Buys Bright House Networks

Charter Merges with Time Warner and Buys Bright House Networks

It is official. Charter Communications announced plans to merge with Time Warner....

May 26 2015, 9:33am CDT

Charter to Announce Time Warner Takeover

Charter to Announce Time Warner Takeover

What was once considered to be a passing interest, the company is expected to announce the acquisition soon....

May 25 2015, 3:06pm CDT

Comcast Xfinity App Allows to Share Live Streams on TV

Comcast Allows Xfinity Customers to Share Live Streams on TV via App

The new app released by Comcast will now allow users to share their stream so that it could be viewed on another device such as...

May 5 2015, 5:15am CDT

Verizon Custom Pay TV Packages will start at $65 per Month

Verizon Custom Pay TV Packages will start at $65 per Month

Verizon Communication is coming up with a new business plan and this time around they are offering their customers custom pay T...

Apr 17 2015, 6:38am CDT

Comcast brings 2Gbps Internet Service to Atlanta

Comcast brings 2Gbps Internet Service to Atlanta

Comcast Gigabit Pro will be available next month to more than 1.5 million customers in Atlanta. The service will bring the fast...

Apr 2 2015, 9:35am CDT

T-Mobile Announces New Un-Carrier Initiatives to Attract More Consumers

T-Mobile Announces New Un-Carrier Initiatives to Attract More Consumers

John Legere's “Un-carrier” strategy may sound unconventional, but it seems to be working. The crafty CEO of T-Mobile has announ...

Mar 19 2015, 7:46am CDT

Google Fiber Had 29,867 TV Subscribers in 2014

Google Fiber Had 29,867 TV Subscribers in 2014

Google Fiber, the broadband Internet and television service from Google, is growing slowly yet surely. According to the latest...

Mar 13 2015, 2:15am CDT

Verizon Vehicle, New Connected-Vehicle Service introduced at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

Verizon Vehicle, New Connected-Vehicle Service introduced at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

Nearly 200 million vehicles are now ready for this powerful new consumer service....

Jan 15 2015, 10:20am CST

Verizon Connection Day: Verizon is giving away Free Gifts to its customers on Nov. 26

Verizon Connection Day: Verizon is giving away Free Gifts to its customers on Nov. 26

Verizon introduces new Connection day, a day on which the company will give away free stuff to its customers for Thanksgiving....

Nov 13 2014, 2:18am CST

The US falling behind in internet speed and affordability

The US falling behind in internet speed and affordability

Monopolistic environment has curbed competition, not encouraging companies to provide better services...

Nov 2 2014, 12:11pm CST

Time Warner Cable loses on Profits

Time Warner Cable loses on Profits

Time Warner saw a decline in their video subscribers....

Oct 30 2014, 7:43am CDT

Verizon Caught Using 'Perma-Cookies' For Targeted Advertising

Verizon Caught Using 'Perma-Cookies' For Targeted Advertising

Verizon Wireless is reportedly altering the web traffic of its customers by inserting a string of 50 letters, characters, and n...

Oct 28 2014, 4:38am CDT

Time Warner Cable Bill increases by $100

Time Warner Cable Bill increases by $100

The Time Warner Cable bill has increased by a whopping hundred bucks in the merest time span of two years....

Oct 21 2014, 6:07am CDT

FCC Chairman brushes off Verizon's excuse for throttling unlimited LTE plans

FCC Chairman brushes off Verizon's excuse for throttling unlimited LTE plans

Verizon defends itself saying the practice is necessary to maintain quality of network...

Aug 9 2014, 12:53pm CDT

Verizon Internet will relax 4G LTE for Elite Consumers

Verizon Internet will relax 4G LTE for Elite Consumers

Verizon Internet will be relaxing its 4G LTE for the 5% elite consumers beginning from October....

Jul 27 2014, 9:41am CDT

Verizon says to Netflix: Stop blaming us for bad Video

Verizon says to Netflix: Stop blaming us for bad Video

NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon Communications Inc., the country's fourth-largest home Internet service provider, sent a letter to Netf...

Jun 6 2014, 1:15am CDT

Netflix blames Verizon for slow streaming speeds

Netflix blames Verizon for slow streaming speeds

Who is to blame when Netflix is slow on your computer?...

Jun 5 2014, 4:33am CDT

AT&T to Announce DirecTV Acquisition

AT&T to Announce DirecTV Acquisition

The deal is going to be worth $50 billion...

May 18 2014, 1:20pm CDT

Verizon will launch the XLTE on May 19

Verizon will launch the XLTE on May 19

With XLTE, you will get double the bandwidth and much faster speeds...

May 17 2014, 4:41am CDT

Social Capital is the new Wealth

The Facts about Net Neutrality

NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission has taken the first step toward adopting new regulations that could creat...

May 16 2014, 3:53am CDT

AT&T and Verizon received one government data request per minute last year

AT&T and Verizon received one government data request per minute last year

However, companies have now altered their privacy policies...

May 6 2014, 12:13pm CDT

T-Mobile Adds 1.3 Million Monthly Subscribers, More Than AT&T And Verizon Combined

T-Mobile Adds 1.3 Million Monthly Subscribers, More Than AT&T And Verizon Combined

The wireless provider that is trying to brand itself as America’s “un-carrier,” T-Mobile, must be doing something right by esch...

May 1 2014, 4:46pm CDT

Netflix Comes to Three US Cable-TV Services

Netflix Comes to Three US Cable-TV Services

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix's Internet video service is about to join the programming lineup of three small cable-TV providers...

Apr 25 2014, 3:00am CDT

New Net Neutrality Proposals Worry Campaigners

New Net Neutrality Proposals Worry Campaigners

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler will today present his proposals for net neutrality – which report...

Apr 24 2014, 7:26am CDT

FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content com...

Apr 24 2014, 2:47am CDT

High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big me...

Apr 21 2014, 3:08am CDT

Verizon Discounts its Family Wireless Plans

Verizon Offers Discounts on its Family Wireless Plans

Verizon is now offering its customers more savings with Verizon Edge on the More Everything family wireless plan....

Apr 11 2014, 1:54am CDT

iControl Buys Piper, a DIY Smart Home Security Device Maker

iControl Buys Piper, a DIY Smart Home Security Device Maker

Today it was announced that iControl, a smart home platform provider that powers smart home and security services from the like...

Apr 9 2014, 7:42am CDT

Verizon's More Everything receives price cuts

Verizon's More Everything receives price cuts

Following price cut from major competitors, Verizon slashes off prices from various data plans...

Apr 3 2014, 1:41pm CDT

Netflix Wants the Benefits of the Net Without Its Costs

Netflix Wants the Benefits of the Net Without Its Costs

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings doesn’t like paying for Internet connectivity. He has a new idea, which he calls “strong net neutrali...

Mar 27 2014, 8:29am CDT