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NBCUniversal and Sky unveil the first step of their plan to battle the tech giants

NBCUNIVERSAL AND SKY UNVEIL THE FIRST STEP OF THEIR PLAN TO BATTLE THE TECH GIANTS

After Comcast's 2018 acquisition of Sky, it's starting to integrate Sky's and NBCUniversal's ad targeting capabilities. It will morph...

Xfinity Mobile default PIN helps customers get hacked easily

XFINITY MOBILE DEFAULT PIN HELPS CUSTOMERS GET HACKED EASILY

PIN codes and passwords these days are considered to be the least reliable method of securing accounts but they are still better than...

 
 
 
Xfinity irresponsibly using 0000 as default PIN, hacker steals customer's phone number and buys a Mac

XFINITY IRRESPONSIBLY USING 0000 AS DEFAULT PIN, HACKER STEALS CUSTOMER'S PHONE NUMBER AND BUYS A MAC

In the latest episode of consumers affected by tech companies' security flaws, Comcast's Xfinity Mobile wireless service was found...

Comcast Used '0000' as Default PIN for Xfinity Mobile Customers, Leaving Them Vulnerable to Hacking

COMCAST USED '0000' AS DEFAULT PIN FOR XFINITY MOBILE CUSTOMERS, LEAVING THEM VULNERABLE TO HACKING

Comcast's Xfinity Mobile service used "0000" as a default PIN for all of its mobile customers, which left them vulnerable to hacking...

 
 
 
As cable companies try to differentiate themselves in a competitive market, Comcast thinks its secret weapon is an app that lets it talk directly to consumers

AS CABLE COMPANIES TRY TO DIFFERENTIATE THEMSELVES IN A COMPETITIVE MARKET, COMCAST THINKS ITS SECRET WEAPON IS AN APP THAT LETS IT TALK DIRECTLY TO CONSUMERS

Comcast is making Xfinity XFi its biggest priority this year. XFi is a mobile app that lets Comcast customers set up wifi networks,...

Notary Startup Notarize Lands Wayfair, HubSpot Executive As COO

NOTARY STARTUP NOTARIZE LANDS WAYFAIR, HUBSPOT EXECUTIVE AS COO

Notarize, the Boston-based online notary startup, has hired Elizabeth Graham, a former Wayfair and HubSpot executive, to be its new...

 
 
 
The Super Bowl gets voice-enabled

THE SUPER BOWL GETS VOICE-ENABLED

Amazon, Dish, Comcast and others are hoping to turn Super Bowl 2019 into a way to show off the potential for their voice technologies...

Comcast's mobile service, Xfinity Mobile, just surpassed 1.2 million subscribers

COMCAST'S MOBILE SERVICE, XFINITY MOBILE, JUST SURPASSED 1.2 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business...

 
 
 
Sorry, Ajit: Comcast lowered cable investment despite net neutrality repeal

SORRY, AJIT: COMCAST LOWERED CABLE INVESTMENT DESPITE NET NEUTRALITY REPEAL

Enlarge / A Comcast Service Vehicle in Indianapolis, Indiana, in March 2016. Comcast's cable division spent 3 percent less on capital...

NBCUniversal to Launch Standalone Streaming TV Service in 2020

NBCUNIVERSAL TO LAUNCH STANDALONE STREAMING TV SERVICE IN 2020

Comcast's NBCUniversal is planning to launch its own ad-supported streaming television service in the first quarter of 2020, the company...

 
 
 
Comcast to Drop Fuse Music Channel in New Year

COMCAST TO DROP FUSE MUSIC CHANNEL IN NEW YEAR

Comcast, the U.S. cable provider, announced on Sunday that it will be dropping Fuse Music Channel, which is partially owned by Jennifer...

Comcast Xfinity X1 platform gets YouTube 4K Ultra HD streaming

COMCAST XFINITY X1 PLATFORM GETS YOUTUBE 4K ULTRA HD STREAMING

Comcast is back with another update for its Xfinity X1 entertainment platform: YouTube in 4K quality. According to the company, “YouTube”...

 
 
 
Comcast beats, adds more internet subscribers than expected

COMCAST BEATS, ADDS MORE INTERNET SUBSCRIBERS THAN EXPECTED

Comcast beat on both the top and bottom lines. The company added 363,000 internet subscribers, well ahead of expectations. Watch Comcast...

Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

COMCAST OUTBIDS FOX AND WILL ACQUIRE BRITISH BROADCASTER SKY

The U.S. cable giant won a rare auction held by British regulators with a bid of $39 billion. Comcast hopes acquiring Sky will help...

 
 
 
Comcast has outbid 21st Century Fox for Sky

COMCAST HAS OUTBID 21ST CENTURY FOX FOR SKY

Comcast has won an auction to acquire UK telecommunications company Sky, bidding $38.8 billion to overtake Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century...

Comcast outbids Fox with $39 billion offer for Sky in auction

COMCAST OUTBIDS FOX WITH $39 BILLION OFFER FOR SKY IN AUCTION

Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the auction battle for Sky with an offer of around $39 billion. Comcast's...

 
 
 
Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

COMCAST WINS SKY AUCTION WITH $39B BID

LONDON - British regulators say Comcast has beat 21st Century Fox in a rare auction that allowed both sides to bid for European broadcaster...

Comcast, Atlanta Motor Speedway prep for Hurricane Florence

COMCAST, ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY PREP FOR HURRICANE FLORENCE

Comcast and the Atlanta Motor Speedway are among the businesses preparing to offer help ahead of Hurricane Florence. Comcast Corp....

 
 
 
Wireless Internet Firms Take On Big Telecoms in Cities and Suburbs

WIRELESS INTERNET FIRMS TAKE ON BIG TELECOMS IN CITIES AND SUBURBS

If you're a city dweller, and unhappy with the big company that provides your Internet connection, chances are good there's a scrappy...

Celebrity Floral Artist Jeff Leatham to Join Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Center

CELEBRITY FLORAL ARTIST JEFF LEATHAM TO JOIN FOUR SEASONS HOTEL PHILADELPHIA AT COMCAST CENTER

Master floral designer Jeff Leatham is bringing his signature style to Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Center as Artistic...