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Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno, Comcast hope for quick resolution in cable TV contract dispute, according to masslive.com

From masslive.com: SPRINGFIELD — City officials have been negotiating with Comcast for a new license to operate in the city and expect to have a new agreement hammered out shorty, according to the office of...

The Denver Post reports Altitude-Comcast blackout of games prompts Colorado lawmakers to introduce arbitration bill

From The Denver Post: Growing frustration surrounding the ongoing dispute between Altitude TV and Comcast has prompted Colorado lawmakers to draft a bill that could require Colorado regional sports networks and cable providers to submit...

Comcast customers take note: To prevent prolonged sports team blackouts, Colorado lawmakers seek to force mediation

From The Denver Post: Growing frustration surrounding the ongoing dispute between Altitude TV and Comcast has prompted Colorado lawmakers to draft a bill that could require Colorado regional sports networks and cable providers to submit...

Take action against Comcast: Comcast trying to “torpedo” Biden FCC pick Gigi Sohn, advocacy group says

From Ars Technica: Comcast's hiring of a new lobbyist is part of an attempt to "torpedo" President Joe Biden's nomination of Gigi Sohn to the Federal Communications Commission, advocacy group Free Press alleged yesterday. "Comcast just...

ZDNet on Comcast: Comcast reveals prototype 10G modem for home broadband use

From ZDNet: Comcast revealed that it has successfully tested a new prototype DOCSIS 4.0 modem that is designed to bring 10G technology into customers' homes for the first time. According to the broadband provider, the new...

Comcast tests the first multigigabit cable modem, warns Engadget

From Engadget: Comcast is now considerably closer to making multigigabit cable internet a reality. The company has successfully tested the first 10G modem capable of multigigabit speeds. The Broadcom-built prototype used the full duplex DOCSIS...

Comcast customers take note: Comcast to move regional office to South Baltimore

From Baltimore Sun: When Comcast Corp. leaders first took a tour of McHenry Row in South Baltimore, the leasing broker doubted the cable and media giant was serious about renting space in the property. ...

Comcast Suspends Data Caps In Wake of Coronavirus, says VICE

From VICE: Comcast has confirmed that the company will suspend all usage caps and overage fees in response to COVID-19, as millions of Americans begin hunkering down at home to slow the spread of the...

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Chase Bank news: U.S.-backed fighters chase Islamic State gunmen near Syria prison

From Los Angeles Times: Kurdish-led fighters advanced slowly Saturday under the cover of U.S.-led coalition air power in Syria’s northeast....

Expedia Group names Peter Kern as new CEO, lands $3B financing package, according to PhocusWire

From PhocusWire: Peter Kern is the new CEO of Expedia Group and Eric Hart is chief financial officer. The announcement today...

Chase Bank customers take note: US-backed fighters chase IS gunmen near prison in Syria

From ABC News: BEIRUT -- Kurdish-led fighters advanced slowly Saturday under the cover of U.S.-led coalition air power in Syria's...