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Nov 18, 2014, 13:30 ET

Boys & Girls Clubs Of The Peninsula Launches The My.Future Technology Initiative

 Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula and Comcast NBCUniversal held a celebration today for the launch of My.Future, a new technology...

May 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Cable Industry Veteran Michael Willner Agrees to Serve as President and CEO of "SpinCo"

 Charter Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHTR) and Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) today announced that former Insight Communications,...

Feb 23, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Comcast And Netflix Team Up To Provide Customers Excellent User Experience

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) and Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) today announced a mutually beneficial interconnection agreement that...

Jul 30, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Comcast Launches X1 - A Next-Generation Cloud-Based Video Platform - In Utah

Comcast, a global media and technology company, today announced the launch of its cloud-based interactive television experience, the X1 Platform...

Jun 17, 2013, 08:30 ET

Comcast Launches The X1 Platform From Xfinity In Greater Baltimore Area

 Comcast, one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information, and communications products and services, today announced the...

May 15, 2013, 11:29 ET
Comcast honored 179 Pennsylvania High School seniors with Leaders and Achievers scholarships at a special event Tuesday in Harrisburg. Among those in attendance were (from left): Cristal Liriano of I-LEAD Charter School in Reading, Pa., who received the $10,000 Founders Scholarship; Imani Briscoe of West Philadelphia Catholic School; Pennsylvania Lt. Governor Jim Cawley, Dominic Galanti of Montgomery High School; and Abigail Mancus of West Scranton High School.  (PRNewsFoto/Comcast Corporation)

Comcast Awards $188,000 In Scholarships To 179 Pennsylvania High School Seniors

 The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, is awarding...

Apr 27, 2013, 07:30 ET

Comcast Volunteers Work To Beautify Five Sites Across Vermont Today On 12th Comcast Cares Day

Today more than 250 local Comcast Vermont employees and their families and friends will "make change happen" as they volunteer to improve five...

Apr 17, 2013, 10:30 ET

16 California Schools Impacted By Budget Cuts To Receive Volunteer Makeovers As Part Of 12th "Comcast Cares Day"

On Saturday, April 27, more than 3,500 local Comcast employees and their families and friends will "make change happen" as they volunteer to...

Mar 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Comcast to Launch Ethernet Services in Vermont to Provide Businesses, Schools, Hospitals and Other Organizations with the Bandwidth to Support Cloud, Mobility and Business Continuity Applications

Comcast Corporation, a global media and technology company, today announced that its Ethernet services will be available in the coming weeks across...

Mar 13, 2013, 10:03 ET

Comcast Awards $109,000 In Scholarships To Maryland High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, is awarding 100...

Dec 11, 2012, 10:00 ET
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The Boston Celtics Team Up With Comcast Business Services for Multi-Site Ethernet and Voice Solution

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of information and communications...

Nov 13, 2012, 09:00 ET
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The Walker School Turns to Comcast Business Class Ethernet to Power Students' Digital Learning

 Comcast today announced that The Walker School, a college-preparatory pre-K-12 independent school in metro Atlanta, is using Comcast Business...

Nov 09, 2012, 14:00 ET
Nov 09, 2012, 14:00 ET

Comcast And CA Attorney General Harris, SF Mayor Lee, Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy Kick Off Year Two Of The Groundbreaking Internet Essentials Program Designed To Help Close The Digital Divide

 California Attorney General Kamala Harris, Mayor Ed Lee, Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy and Comcast Executive Vice President, David L. Cohen...

Oct 16, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Olympusat Telecom Proves "Business Can't Wait" by Adding Comcast Business Class Ethernet

 Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of information and communications products and services, today announced that...

Oct 09, 2012, 12:01 ET

Portland Center Stage Shines Spotlight on Improved Efficiency and Managed Costs with Comcast Ethernet and Trunk Services

Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of information and communications products and services, today announced that Portland...

Oct 09, 2012, 11:00 ET
Comcast names Hank Fore as Regional Senior Vice President for California.  Fore will oversee Comcast's video, high-speed Internet and telephone operations in both the Bay Area and Central California.  (PRNewsFoto/Comcast Corporation)

Comcast Names Hank Fore As Regional Senior Vice President For California

Comcast, one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications services, has named Henry "Hank" Fore as Regional...

Oct 08, 2012, 10:00 ET

Comcast Helps Power the Digital Home with Completion of "Xfinity Home" Service Launch in West Virginia

 Comcast today announced the completion of its launch of Xfinity® Home across the company's West Virginia service area. Xfinity Home...

Oct 02, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Urban Science Accelerates Automotive Industry Performance with Comcast's Ethernet Services

 Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of information and communications products and services, today announced that...

Sep 27, 2012, 11:00 ET

Comcast Launches XFINITY® WiFi In California

Comcast today announced that its Xfinity® WiFi service is now available in California.  For no additional charge to Xfinity Internet...