Earnings: Comcast Revenue, Profits Up in Q1 6 weeks ago
Comcast Corp. posted higher profit and revenue for the first quarter Wednesday, thanks largely to its cable strength.
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In message to staff, outgoing NBCU CEO accentuates the positive, noting revenues and profits were up last quarter
Gaspin's overpriced bathroom started Steve Burke's dissaffection with the executive, who will leave his job at the top of NBCU next week
Miramax veteran has offer on the table to run Bob and Harvey's TV division
Approval from FCC, Department of Justice clears the way for expected Jan. 28 closure of the mega-deal
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Claire McCaskill, Jeff Merkley submit letters urging caution
Presenting old or new leadership would have been awkward
Company to also enable on-demand content for iPad and Android later this year
Dish Network and Time Warner Cable reach temporary deal with cable channels
E! and Style could go dark on the satellite service on New Year's Eve
Commissioners can now begin non-public process of negotiating on conditions for the cable giant's $30B acquisition of NBCU
Comcast now aiming for January approval
Business models for E!, Style and G4 built on inexpensive original programming produced with non-union labor
Scribes for E!, Style and G4 vote by 97 percent majority to join union
Universal would like to sell the arthouse division if it can get the right price, but it's unclear whether Comcast would bless a deal
Writers for E!, Style and G4 get boost from their counterparts at NBC Universal
Bright spot for Comcast: Waxman asks for vote this year
Media giant also extends pending merger with NBC another 90 days
Group says carriage disputes go on too long without resolution
Facing congressional and corporate blowback, FCC chair offers compromise measure
Commission to meet on issue this month; will it delay Comcast-NBCU review?
Cable giant sends agency a five-page letter defending itself on net neutrality; Congresswoman Maxine Waters calls the kerfuffle a reason to delay the Comcast-NBCU merger
Netflix's online delivery partner says the cable giant threatens neutrality with a network toll; Comcast says it's simply charging for added traffic
With over 80 percent of the cable conglomerate's writers favoring a guild representation, California Senator writes directly to Comcast chairman and CEO Brian Roberts
Senator urges AG to investigate whether the cable company violated anti-trust law in announcing its new management
Analysis: Leading with the crowning of Bob Greenblatt, Comcast's Steve Burke has deftly crafted his management team
Big-budget zombie movie gets so lost in its global scale that it doesn't give us a flesh-and-blood hero who makes it all matter, despite Brad Pitt's best efforts