Monday, August 19, 2019

Tag: Comcast

Comcast Unveils Winners of Competition to Launch...

Nearly two years after Comcast announced it would be launching a competition to create two new independently Black-owned cable channels to include in its...

Comcast Aims to Create Two Independent Black-Owned...

Comcast Cable announced Friday, Dec. 15, that it is conducting a competition to create two independent, majority Black-owned networks in an effort to push...

Charter Communications Tried to Wiggle Out of...

TV producer and CEO of Entertainment Studios Network (ESN) Byron Allen scored a victory in the courtroom Wednesday after a federal judge agreed to...

Judge Dismisses $20 Billion Racial Discrimination Lawsuit...

A few weeks after his MSNBC show, PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton, was spared from the chopping block, Sharpton dodged another attack. The $20 billion...

Al Sharpton Named in Lawsuit, Accused of...

Al Sharpton’s place in the movement for justice is strange at worst, enigmatic at best, especially for someone who has been in the civil...

Sean Combs’ Revolt TV Facing Trouble Thanks...

It has not even been a full year since Sean “Diddy” Combs launched Revolt TV back in October of 2013 and yet the network...

Netflix Agrees to Stop Shaming Verizon, But...

Netflix said Monday it would comply with Verizon's cease-and-desist letter, sent to both the general public and Netflix general counsel David Hyman from Verizon...

Netflix Wants Customers to Blame Internet Providers...

When online video stutters, buffers or won’t play altogether, people get irritated — and Netflix has started encouraging its customers to blame their Internet...

Comcast Promised Low-Income Americans Cheap Internet But...

As Comcast tries to convince the federal government to allow it to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion, opponents of the deal will inevitably...

Comcast and Time Warner Cable Are Most...

The only consumer survey that matters has found that among all businesses across every industry, Comcast and Time-Warner Cable are the two most hated companies...

Comcast Looks to Join Forces With EA...

Comcast may soon allow customers using its cloud-connected X1 cable box system to buy games from Electronic Arts through its televisions, according to five sources...

The Making Of A Monopoly: How The...

After rumors broke late last night, Comcast announced this morning that it had reached an agreement to acquire rival Time Warner Cable in a...

Bad Boy Business: Diddy Discusses Launch of...

For the amount of influence that Black people have over the entertainment industry, it is always sad to see how few Black-controlled media outlets...

NBC And Comcast The Butt Of Jay...

Last night, Jay Leno appeared on his first late night show since the news of the layoffs hit the web. The comedian/talk show host...

Comcast Buys Out Microsoft’s Share of MSNBC.com

Comcast, the parent company of NBC, has purchased MSNBC.com in its entirety. With Microsoft now out of the partnership, MSNBC.com will be renamed and...

Paul Butler: Can He Make Magic Johnson’s...

As the General Manager of Earvin “Magic” Johnson’s new cable network, ASPiRE—which launched on June 27, 2012—Paul Butler is at the forefront of African-American...

Cable Providers Expand Free Wi-Fi

If you buy Internet access through your cable provider, your subscription is about to get much more mobile. Five of the nation's largest cable providers,...

Magic Johnson Plans To Revive Soul Train

UPDATE-Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and Sean 'Diddy' Combs individual television networks have gained support from juggernaut Comcast Corporations under an agreement the corporation has with...