Stories tagged: Comcast Corp.
Thu., March 14, 2013
Comcast TV customers must get cable box
Comcast Corp. is converting its last group of analog TV signals to digital later this month. The company is contacting about 2,500 customers in Spokane who receive “limited basic” channels …
Thu., May 17, 2012, 11:31 a.m.
Comcast drops 250 gigabyte limit, tests new options
Uncertain when tests will be conducted in Washington
Wed., Feb. 29, 2012
Comcast offers new home security service
Comcast Corp. is offering customers a home security service as part of its Xfinity Home package. The new service, available this week in Washington, allows a user to control home …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2011
Comcast paying more city and county taxes, fees
Despite a national trend of TV watchers leaving cable companies for other options, Spokane’s Comcast Corp. franchise is paying more taxes and fees to Spokane County and the city of …
Wed., July 13, 2011
Comcast offers added tech help
Comcast Corp. on Tuesday launched Xfinity Signature Support, saying it’s now offering around-the-clock tech support for customers who need help with gadgets and tech devices. Comcast general manager for new …
Tue., Feb. 8, 2011
DirecTV offers refunds for viewers rejoining the service
Customers of DirecTV who paid hundreds of dollars to terminate their contracts are being given full refunds if they rejoin, the company announced recently. The action follows a recent ceasefire …
Wed., Aug. 25, 2010
Comcast upgrades broadband for businesses
Comcast Corp. is rolling out a very fast broadband service for Spokane County businesses. Comcast calls it 100 Mbps Business Class Internet service; company spokesman Walter Neary said the new …
Tue., April 6, 2010, 9:20 a.m.
U.S. court rules against FCC on ‘net neutrality’
A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Federal Communications Commission lacks the authority to require broadband providers to give equal treatment to all Internet traffic flowing over their networks.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2009
Comcast adds streaming for TV shows, movies
Subscribers to Comcast Corp.’s TV and Internet services can now stream television shows or movies to their computers, the cable company announced. Called Fancast Xfinity TV, a test version of …