CPUC Approves $33.4 Million Comcast Settlement For Releasing Private Phone NumbersThe California Public Utilities Commission in San Francisco Thursday approved a settlement requiring Comcast Phone of California LLC to pay $33.4 million for releasing the unlisted phone numbers of nearly 75,000 customers over a two-year period.
Man Posing As Comcast Employee Sexually Assaults Union City WomanA Union City woman was sexually assaulted by a man posing as a Comcast employee earlier this month and police today asked the public for help in identifying the suspect.
Comcast To Offer $10 High-Speed Internet For San Francisco Low-Income SeniorsSan Francisco city officials gathered with Comcast executives and senior citizens Wednesday to launch a new affordable Internet plan aimed at decreasing isolation among low-income senior citizens in San Francisco through access to high-speed Internet in their homes.
Comcast Offering $5 Refund For Customers Hit By West Coast Xfinity OutageComcast is trying to make things up to customers who lost internet service for hours earlier this week.
Comcast Users Report Widespread Outage In San Francisco Bay Area, SeattleComcast customers reported a widespread service outage lasting up to an hour or more in the San Francisco and Seattle areas Monday night by taking to Twitter to voice their displeasure with the TV and internet service provider.
Cable Company Charter Buys Time Warner Cable For $55.3BCharter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion, creating another U.S. TV and Internet giant.
App Linking Low-Tech Farmers To Hi-Tech Profits Wins PUSHTech2020 Start Up Pitch CompetitionWhen Reverend Jesse Jackson put dozens of investors with money to spend and bright African-American and Latino entrepreneurs with start-ups to fund in a room together sparks fly and magic happened.
Internet Users Unknowingly Connect To Xfinity Public Wi-Fi, Become Vulnerable To HackersKPIX 5 ConsumerWatch reporter Julie Watts discovered that Xfinity public WiFi may automatically connect you to its public network without your knowledge, even at home.
California Consumers Can Collect Up To $600 If Repair Person Doesn't ShowIt's a huge pain to wait hours for a repair person who doesn’t show up. But California consumers can get paid, in the case of a no-show.
TV Everywhere Poised To Go Mainstream In 2015 Increasing numbers of pay-TV subscribers are also paying for TV streaming on their mobile devices.
FCC Votes In Favor Of Net Neutrality; Internet Activists Declare VictoryInternet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic.
FCC To Rule On Net Neutrality, Tighter Restrictions On Internet ProvidersThe new rule would prevent Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. from intentionally blocking or slowing Web traffic.
Cable Stocks Fall After Obama Backs Net Neutrality, Calls On FCC To Ban Internet 'Fast Lanes'Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.
Comcast Outage Caused Some Giants Fans To Miss Game 1 Of NLCSSome fans of the San Francisco Giants hoping to watch the team face the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday may have been out of luck if they are a Comcast subscriber.
Comcast 'Embarrassed' By Employee's Behavior During Service Cancellation Call With San Francisco CustomerCable and Internet giant Comcast is apologizing after a tech-savvy San Francsico customer posted eight minutes of telephone conversation online in which he tried repeatedly to get a customer service representative to disconnect his service.