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2014-08-27 12:34:56

In the news release, J.D. Power Reports: Despite the Improvement in Network Performance, Outages and Performance Issues Are Key Reasons for Businesses to Consider Switching Telephone Providers, issued 27-Aug-2014 by J.D. Power over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the fifth paragraph, first sentence, should read "large enterprise" rather than "small/medium business" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: J.D. Power Reports: Despite the...

2014-08-27 08:32:59

Cox and Verizon Rank Highest in Business Wireline Customer Satisfaction WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Even as the network outage performance gap diminishes among major providers in the telecommunications industry, one of the key reasons for businesses to consider switching from their current provider continues to be the need for more reliable network service, according to the J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Business Wireline Satisfaction Study(SM) released today....

2014-08-26 12:26:43

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE LARGEST COMPILATION OF BING CROSBY'S CLASSICS IN ONE TIMELESS DVD COLLECTION UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bing Crosby: The Silver Screen Collection presents the legendary performer in 24 of his most memorable films available November 11, 2014 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/139516 Bing Crosby was a superstar of movies, music, radio and television during a spectacular career that...

2014-08-26 12:24:32

Warns of Merged Company's Dominance of Spot Cable Advertising Market, Harm to Cable Companies, Small Businesses and Consumers LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viamedia, the television industry's leading independent provider of outsourced local television advertising services on behalf of cable companies, yesterday submitted a filing to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) urging the Commission to mandate conditions on the proposed merger of Comcast Corporation and Time...

2014-08-26 08:28:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog has filed formal comments calling on the Federal Communications Commission to reject the proposed $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable because the deal "is not at all in the public interest." "The consolidation of the largest cable television providers would create a media juggernaut that would stifle completion and hurt consumers who would ultimately pay higher prices for even worse service," wrote...

2014-08-25 16:29:07

Deal Would Give Comcast Unprecedented Market Power & Lead To Higher Prices and Fewer Choices For Consumers WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty-five organizations representing consumers, content producers, and social justice and democracy-reform advocates called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today to reject the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The FCC is currently reviewing the deal to determine whether it serves the...

2014-08-21 08:26:59

Expanded Awards Eligibility Yields Record Number Of Entries Increasing Recognition Of Ethnically And Culturally Diverse Marketing Achievements NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the winners of its Excellence in Multicultural Marketing Awards (EMMA). Presented in conjunction with the Annual NAMIC Conference, the awards competition recognizes outstanding marketing efforts designed to attract...

2014-08-20 08:26:31

Groundbreaking Service Lets Cable TV Subscribers "Nimble-ize" Their TV By Putting it in the Cloud to be Watched on Any Device, Anywhere in the World NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NimbleTV (nimbletv.com), the cloud-based TV service that finally makes "TV Everywhere" a reality, today announces its expansion in the Chicago metro region. Now offered as a free service, NimbleTV lets area residents with existing cable subscriptions watch their pay TV from any location, on any...

2014-08-14 23:00:56

Sonoma Superior Court Judge denies Comcast's bid to dismiss class action lawsuit Sonoma County, California (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 On August 5, 2014, the Honorable Judge Arthur A. Wick denied Comcast's motion for summary judgment in a class action lawsuit alleging that Comcast failed to pay their Account Executives earned commission wages. See Hurley, et al. v. Comcast of California, et al., currently pending in the Sonoma County Superior Court for the State of California, Case...

2014-08-14 12:32:11

New fiber-optic network to power boutique hotel, enhance guest experience and provide model for tourism industry in Marin and Sonoma LIVERMORE, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business today announced that Inn Marin, a boutique hotel, with state-of-the-art green lodging accommodations and sustainability practices, will have Comcast Business' advanced, 400Mbps fiber-optic Ethernet solution to help improve its guest experience as the premier resort and meeting space in...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.