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2014-09-18 12:35:33

Comcast mandates new measures designed to reduce water use in California by 10 million gallons per year as part of a broader resource-conservation effort LIVERMORE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast today announced that it has introduced a number of water-saving efforts in California with the goal of reducing water use by 10 million gallons annually - or 25 percent - in response to California's growing water crisis. Comcast began implementing improved sustainability...

2014-09-18 08:27:03

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beamly, the content & social network for TV today announced the promotion of Jennifer Kavanagh, former SVP of Marketing & Partnerships to EVP, US General Manager. In her new role, Kavanagh will be responsible for all aspects of the US business including cross platform growth, monetization and interactive content syndication. She will continue reporting to Jason Forbes, Beamly's global CEO. "Jen has played an instrumental role in...

2014-09-13 00:20:13

Hybrid solution balances video processing capacity across on-premise and cloud-based resources to elastically meet spikes in customers' capacity needs PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, today announced thePlatform has upgraded its mpx Accelerate service with video processing from Elemental. thePlatform has architected a reliable, high-volume workflow with...

2014-09-12 16:25:23

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) (along with its subsidiaries, "Charter") today announced that on September 12, 2014, its unrestricted subsidiary, CCO Safari, LLC entered into a Term Loan G senior secured credit facility pursuant to the terms of the Charter Communications Operating, LLC ("Charter Operating") Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, providing for $3.5 billion of term loans. The final maturity date of the term loans is...

2014-09-11 23:10:50

Finalists including AMC, A&E, Bravo Media, Discovery Channel, FX, HBO and National Geographic Channel will be honored at an awards breakfast on October 14 at the Loews Hollywood. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Cablefax is thrilled to announce the finalists of its Program Awards who represent the best in cable content and people. The winners and honorable mentions of the annual Program & Top Ops Awards will be saluted at a breakfast on October 14, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to...

2014-09-10 23:13:45

Gensler has been selected by Comcast to develop the interiors of the new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center in Philadelphia, PA. The tower is expected to be the tallest building in the U.S. outside of New York City and Chicago. PHILADELPHIA, PA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Gensler, the global design firm, announced today that Comcast has appointed the company to develop the interiors of the new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center in Center City, Philadelphia. Gensler will be...

2014-09-10 23:06:07

T.E.N., a technology and information security executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today the nominees vying for the 2014 Information Security Executive® and Project of the Year Awards in the Northeast U.S. Region. Executives include top-ranking decision makers representing organizations in financial services, business solutions, health care and media/entertainment; projects include large-scale technology endeavors that address key issues in the information...

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2014-09-10 04:23:23

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People using public WiFi hotspots provided by Comcast are seeing ads promoting the company’s own Xfinity services. The practice comes with security concerns as it uses JavaScript, however the service provider claims the notifications are a “courtesy” to let users know they are connected to Comcast. Comcast spokesman Charlie Douglas told Ars Technica that the program began “months ago,” and serves two purposes. One is to make...

2014-09-09 20:26:07

Contest Hosted by Silicon Valley Education Foundation and Comcast SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven education technology startups from across the nation emerged as winners today of the "iHub Pitch Games" held at The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, earning the opportunity to test their science and math-friendly software in Silicon Valley schools. The seven entrepreneurs selected are: BrightLoop, a web-based tool for tracking student progress; CodeMonkey,...

2014-09-09 12:35:15

Comcast Kicks Off New School Year of Internet Essentials With 46,250 California Families Enrolled SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast hosted an education-technology focused Youth Tech Summit today in Silicon Valley to kick off year four of Internet Essentials, Comcast's innovative broadband adoption initiative, and to announce that Comcast has signed up 46,250 low-income families in Northern California, or about 186,000 low-income Californians, for the program. At the...


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