Comcast increases internet speeds in Northeast

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Comcast has increased internet speeds for Xfinity customers in their Northeast markets, bumping up both Blast and Extreme tiers to 105 Mbps and 150 Mbps, respectively. The increase for Xfinity Internet Blast subscribers more than doubles the speed from…

Comcast Xfinity TV offering all Game of Thrones episodes On Demand

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Missed a few past episodes of Game of Thrones? You still have some time to catch up. As part of Comcast’s Xfinity Watchathon week, the cable TV service provider is offering all previous episodes of Game of…

Many TV subscribers get HBO & Cinemax this weekend

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You might clear up some free space on your DVR to record some movies from HBO and Cinemax this weekend. The premium networks are offering free previews all weekend for most TV service providers, including AT&T…

Comcast Xfinity Watchathon continues through Weekend

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If you’ve been working hard all week and missed the fact that Comcast has been offering free TV episodes On Demand all week, here’s a reminder the marathon runs through the weekend. The Xfinity Watchathon week…

MLB Extra Innings starts Opening Day with a Week Preview

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MLB is offering a preview of MLB Extra Innings this week starting today, March 31 and running through Sunday, April 6. The free preview comes just in time for today’s Opening Day games, for which 13…

Comcast adds 18 Live-Streaming Networks to Xfinity TV Go

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Comcast has added 18 new live-streaming networks to the Xfinity TV Go app for Android and Apple iOS devices. The new live channels include the popular networks A&E, Bravo, Cooking Channel, DIY Network, E!, Food Network, HGTV,…

After deal announced, Netflix streamed faster on Comcast in February

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But there’s still a long way to go.

Charter subscribers get Showtime Anytime access

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It’s been a long time coming but Charter Communications subscribers can now authenticate the Showtime Anytime app for iPhones, iPads, Kindle Fire tablets and mobile Android devices. This gives Charter customers who subscribe to Showtime unlimited…

Netflix agrees to pay Comcast for smooth streaming service

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We’re not gonna say it was due to this bit of complaining we did 10 days ago, but Netflix and Comcast have reached a deal that will reportedly ensure TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly…

Hey Comcast, before that merger, can you do something about your hideous Netflix service?

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It’s just bad news all around.

Comcast to purchase Time Warner Cable for $45.2B

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In an early announcement this morning Comcast will purchase Time Warner Cable for about $45.2 billion in stock, creating what will by far be the largest cable TV service provider with about 30 million subscribers. Comcast…

Time Warner Cable boasts 183 HD channels

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In their 2013 Q4 and full-year financial statement, Time Warner Cable boasted 183 HD channels on average for video customers to choose from. We’re pretty certain this number is counting VOD or PPV options, though, as…

Comcast doubling internet speeds for bundled services in 15 states

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Comcast will be doubling internet speeds for customers who choose bundled services in the provider’s Central Division – a market that includes 15 states and cities such as Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, and Miami. The faster broadband…

Comcast to drop XFINITY AnyPlay app for Android & iOS

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If you’re still using the XFINITY AnyPlay app from Comcast you might want to know the app will be discontinued as of March 31, 2014. The app, supporting both iOS and Android platforms, was always a…

Charter TV expanding HD channels in Missouri & Southern Illinois markets

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Charter Communications is upgrading their service in Missouri and Southern Illinois markets to bring the HD channel count to approximately 200, after customers upgrade to the provider’s all-digital system. Along with the addition of more High…

Time Warner Cable deal with Viacom adds EPIX channel

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A new long-term multiplatform deal struck between cable TV provider Time Warner Cable and Viacom includes distribution of the premium channel Epix among previously carried networks. This great news for TWC subscribers, who will now be…

Comcast Xfinity TV X1 Remote App for Android Now Supports Voice Commands

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Comcast TV subscribers on the X1 platform should know the latest update to the Xfinity TV X1 Remote App for Android devices now supports voice commands. The version 1.0.0.002 update, released on Dec. 19, lets you easily…

Time Warner Cable expands roll-out of Cloud-Based TV Guide

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With 2 million set-top boxes already incorporating cloud-based navigation, Time Warner Cable says they are expanding roll-out of the services to over 6 million set-top boxes by the end of 2014. The cloud-based TV guide simplifies…

Time Warner Cable Offers HBO Starter Bundle for $29.99

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Time Warner cable met their competition head-to-head today by offering an HBO starter bundle for $29.99-per-month to new customers.

Time Warner Cable launches Showtime Anytime for PCs and mobile devices

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Time Warner Cable has launched the Showtime Anytime service for PCs and mobile devices on Android and iOS platforms. The service will let TWC customers who are subscribed to Showtime premium channels watch shows such as…