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2014-04-15 16:26:47

The award-winning television program will air on TCN-The Comcast Network during the month of April. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Viewpoints Industry producers are pleased to announce April air dates for Washington, D.C., Richmond, Virginia and Baltimore, Maryland. The country's capital is economically supported by the tourism industry as well as by private contracting businesses. Richmond is an area which is well-known for educational opportunities as...

2014-04-10 12:33:32

STORRS, Conn., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Connecticut, home to the nation's foremost center on hardware security, and Comcast today announced the establishment of the Center of Excellence for Security Innovation (CSI) at UConn. The center unites the expertise of researchers within UConn's existing Center for Hardware Assurance, Security and Engineering (CHASE) and Comcast's leadership in Internet systems security to develop robust detection systems and...

2014-04-08 12:36:27

Combining Two Major Cable Companies Will Mean Higher Prices, Fewer Choices, and Worse Customer Service for Consumers WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers stand to lose out if Comcast and Time Warner Cable are allowed to merge, according to Consumers Union, the policy and advocacy division of Consumer Reports. Comcast filed its formal plan for merging with Time Warner with the Federal Communications Commission today. "Consumers are fed up with Comcast...

2014-04-08 12:27:59

Operative takes steps toward the future of TV advertising NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Operative, the global leader in advertising business management solutions, is excited to announce that Dave Villano, former SVP of Enterprise Information Technology at Cablevision, has joined the Operative team as Chief Technology Officer, effective April 1st, 2014. Dave Villano has left Cablevision after 14 years of building high-scale automation systems and analytics platforms that...

2014-04-08 08:29:05

Will Enable Global Brands to Distribute and Track Ad Assets In Real-Time Both Internationally and Domestically DENVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast AdDelivery service, part of Comcast Wholesale's portfolio of services, and Adstream, a global provider of digital advertising distribution solutions, announced today that together they will offer a global ad delivery platform targeting the needs of global brands. A simplified platform will provide advertisers a fast,...

2014-04-08 00:21:59

-Launch comprehensive technical integration of Adobe® Primetime and thePlatform's mpx video publishing system SEATTLE, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2014 NAB Show, thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced a new strategic relationship with Adobe to serve broadcasters, programmers, pay-TV operators, and other major media companies. Specifically, the two companies have integrated Adobe® Primetime and...

2014-04-07 12:38:10

SALTAIRE, England, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pace plc, a leading global developer of technologies and products for PayTV and broadband service providers today announces that Jim Henderson has been appointed as President of its Pace International business unit. Jim replaces Shane McCarthy with immediate effect, and will assume responsibility for Pace's International business in EMEA and APAC. As President, Jim will lead a team of over 500 people, delivering revenues of around...

2014-04-03 12:35:21

NEW YORK, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the successful wrap-up of the Cable Next-Gen Technologies & Strategies conference (http://www.cng.lightreading.com/denver/), which took place March 27 in Denver and explored the most promising new cable technologies and architectures. The event brought together 175 attendees, with 65% of attendees cable professionals....

Hulu Plus Inks Deal With NBC Universal For Streaming Rights
2014-04-02 13:15:57

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday video streaming service Hulu announced that it now has the exclusive rights to past seasons of several popular TV shows through a new multiyear deal with Comcast Corp.’s NBC Universal. The Wall Street Journal reported that this is the latest in a series of deals that the streaming video service has made as it takes on arch-rivals Netflix Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. The agreement, which is to be made official on Wednesday,...

2014-04-01 08:25:30

Customers Can Now Watch DVR Recordings on Devices in the Home And Download Recorded Content to Take On-The-Go PHILADELPHIA, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast today announced it launched X1 DVR with cloud technology and live in-home streaming TV to new Xfinity TV customers in the company's Freedom Region serving greater Philadelphia, New Jersey and northern Delaware. While in the home, customers will be able to watch their DVR recordings over Comcast's managed IP network on...