Apple and Comcast to Join Forces in Streaming Venture

While you can still buy actual physical cartridges of movies on DVD and BluRay, we wouldn’t be surprised to see the elimination of actual physical copies of content within the decade, as movies and games move more towards streaming.  And reports now tell us that Apple and Comcast are currently working on a joint streaming venture as a way of revitalizing Apple TV. 

Comcast Xfinity adds offline viewing

Xfinity TV Player users can now download and watch videos offline.

Carriers open up networks in wake of hurricane

AT&T and T-Mobile are opening their New York and New Jersey networks to each other's users to help people affected by Hurricane Sandy.

DoJ approves Verizon/Comcast deal - with changes

The Department of Justice has approved Verizon's planned $3.9 billion acquisition of spectrum from Comcast, subject to conditions designed to safeguard competition.

Report: Comcast to launch 305 Mbps Internet

Comcast is apparently working on a blazing-fast high-speed Internet service.

Comcast ordered to market low-cost standalone internet service

Comcast has agreed to pay $800,000 to settle a complaint from the FCC that it failed to honor its agreement to offer standalone internet service to consumers when it took over NBC Universal.

DoJ probes cable companies over 'anti-competitive' data caps

The Department of Justice is launching an investigation into whether cable companies are deliberately manipulating their data caps to inhibit competition from online video.

Cable firms promise free Wifi roaming

Five cable companies have teamed up to open their Wifi networks to each other's subscribers.

Senator Al Franken questions Comcast on Xbox 360

Comedian-turned-Senator Al Franken wants the FCC to look into the way Comcast is offering streaming video on the Xbox 360.

NimbleTV aims for ambitious "TV anywhere" streaming

Is it crazy for a new startup to enter the competitive space dominated by Netflix and cable companies?

Comcast on Xbox Live experiences problems

Things aren't going perfectly smooth for the newly launched Comcast streaming service on Xbox 360.

HBO Go and Xfinity rolls out for Xbox 360

Xbox 360 owners who subscribe to Xfinity (Comcast), HBO or MLB.TV can now enjoy three new streaming platforms on their game consoles.

Comcast debuts Netflix competitor

Comcast is planning on entering the streaming video market.

Microsoft firms up deal for live TV on Xbox

If you get your TV through Verizon or Comcast, you'll soon be able to channel surf from the comfort of your Xbox 360.

Xbox gets cozy with Verizon, Comcast

It looks like Microsoft is well on its way to delivering on the promise of offering live TV service on the Xbox 360 by the end of the year.

Comcast offers $10 per month internet

Comcast has announced plans to offer internet access to low-income families for just $10 per month, saying it wants to help close the digital divide.

Comcast partners with Skype for TV calling

Comcast aims to bring Skype to the TV-watching masses.

Comcast video streaming app now on iPhone, iTouch

Cable provider Comcast has just issued a huge update to its Xfinity TV app for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Analysis: Al-Jazeera in talks with Comcast over distribution

Al-Jazeera has been negotiating with Comcast over bringing the network’s English language channel to millions of U.S. viewers. Clearly, the nation’s largest cable provider is making moves involving Middle East broadcasting, but why?

Comcast's new 3D channel is open for business

Despite a slower than expected race to adopt 3D TV in the home, content providers are still pushing to get as much 3D material out there as possible, and that move just took a big step forward with Comcast's own 24/7 3D channel.