Quantcast

Latest NBC Universal Stories

2014-04-30 12:27:45

- From producers of Space's hit original clone drama ORPHAN BLACK and the creator of LOST GIRL - - KILLJOYS developed with the support of Bell Media's Writer Only Drama Development program - - 10 episode adventure drama series set to premiere in 2015 - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1mYNcHp TORONTO, April 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Space announced today that it has teamed up with Syfy to produce the upcoming original adventure drama series KILLJOYS. As previously announced,...

2014-04-30 08:39:47

Now with over 1 million hotspots nationwide, Comcast has more hotspots than any other WiFi network in the region and nation ATLANTA, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast announced today it has begun launching more than 160,000 Xfinity WiFi neighborhood hotspots throughout greater Atlanta. The launch is an ideal complement to the hundreds of outdoor wireless access points already deployed across Atlanta, now making Comcast the largest provider of WiFi hotspots in Atlanta and Georgia. "The...

2014-04-28 23:04:27

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 In an effort to get the proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable approved, Comcast is making a proposal, says Reuters, Apr. 28. Comcast has offered to sell 1.4 million cable television subscribers to Charter Communications Inc for $7.3 billion. It also said it would divest another 2.5 million customers into a new, publicly traded...

Comcast Looks To Smooth Regulatory Concerns Over TWC Merger By Dropping Nearly Four Million Subscribers
2014-04-28 12:44:30

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday the largest cable TV provider in the United States agreed to cut the cord on some 4 million subscribers as a way to help smooth regulatory concerns as it looks to complete its acquisition of Time Warner Cable. The Wall Street Journal reported that Comcast Corp. had reached a deal that would net Charter Communications with 3.9 million subscribers, including about 1.4 million existing Time Warner Cable customers in a deal worth...

Netflix Moves To Add Its Own Channel Via Smaller Cable Operators
2014-04-28 11:07:19

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Netflix has inked a few more deals with cable operators. This time it's not to get a faster pipe like the deal the OTT provider made with Comcast in February. This time Netflix plans to provide content via an app on TiVo DVRs through three smaller cable operators. Content is expected to become available as soon as next week from three cable operators: RCN Telecom Services, Atlantic Broadband and Grande Communications, Variety reports....

2014-04-28 08:25:37

Comcast to Divest 3.9 Million Customers of Merged Comcast - Time Warner Cable PHILADELPHIA and STAMFORD, Conn., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) and Charter Communications (Nasdaq: CHTR) today announced that the companies have reached an agreement (the "Agreement") on a series of tax-efficient transactions, whereby the combined Comcast-Time Warner Cable entity, following completion of Comcast's previously announced merger with Time Warner Cable, will...

2014-04-26 12:21:40

American Red Cross, Kids Against Hunger, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Boys & Girls Club among partner organizations benefitting from nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer event PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, April 26, nearly 3,000 local Comcast employees, their families and friends, along with local community partners, came together to "make change happen" as they volunteered to improve several community organizations as part of the company's 13(th)...

2014-04-26 12:20:37

7,000 volunteers expected to participate in more than 80 projects in Illinois, NW Indiana and SW Michigan CHICAGO, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today is Comcast Cares Day, one of the largest corporate volunteer initiatives in the nation. This year, on Comcast Cares Day's 13th anniversary, the company anticipates that about 7,000 regional employees from Illinois, northwest Indiana and southwest Michigan and their families, friends and community partners will participate in...

2014-04-26 08:20:51

MANCHESTER, N.H., April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today more than 1,500 local Comcast employees and their families, friends and community partners will work to "make change happen" as they volunteer to improve twenty-one sites across the Granite State as part of Comcast's 13(th) Comcast Cares Day. Comcast Cares Day, which takes place each April during National Volunteer Month, is Comcast and NBCUniversal's signature day of service and the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer...

2014-04-26 08:20:48

BOSTON, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today more than 3,500 local Comcast employees and their families, friends and community partners will work to "make change happen" as they volunteer to improve twenty sites across the Commonwealth as part of Comcast's 13(th) Comcast Cares Day. Comcast Cares Day, which takes place each April during National Volunteer Month, is Comcast and NBCUniversal's signature day of service and the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer effort. Today...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
Related