Topic: NBC Universal

IVillage Gamifies Publishing With Rewards Program Tostitos signs on as first brand partner

From check-in apps to social TV campaigns, companies and brands love handing out badges as a back-pat for user engagement. But do users even care for a digital version of…

April 24, 2012, 12:01 AM EDT

Bloomberg Offers New Evidence Against Comcast FCC dragged its feet handling complaint

Hoping to light a fire under the Federal Communications Commission, Bloomberg said Tuesday it filed new evidence that Comcast continues to violate the news neighborhooding condition required by the FCC…

April 10, 2012, 4:34 PM EDT

Comcast Tells FCC It's Meeting Conditions of NBCU Merger Bloomberg calls Comcast report 'revisionist'

Now that Comcast has operated NBCUniversal for a little over a year, has it been the good public interest citizen the Federal Communications Commission envisioned when it approved the $30…

February 28, 2012, 4:58 PM EST

Comcast's Cable Earnings Make Up for NBCU Losses Reports 5 percent revenue increase

Comcast managed to compensate for a weak showing from NBC Universal with positive numbers cable business, allowing the company to post an increase in revenue for the quarter. Comcast, the largest…

November 2, 2011, 4:57 PM EDT

Discounted Internet for Low Income Households Comcast makes good on deal with regulators

Getting online will now be more affordable for some in 39 states. Comcast is rolling out a new initiative to help low income households connect to the Internet at discounted…

August 8, 2011, 3:56 AM EDT

Comcast Sticking to Its Guns in Fight With Bloomberg Response paves way for important FCC decision on neighborhooding

WASHINGTON—Comcast has filed its formal response to a Federal Communications Commission complaint from Bloomberg, which alleges the cable giant violated one of the conditions regulators imposed on its merger with…

July 28, 2011, 12:36 PM EDT

NBCU Splits Media Business Between 2 Contenders Publicis Groupe, WPP share $1 billion prize

Publicis Groupe and WPP Group are the big winners in the U.S. media review triggered by Comcast's acquisition of NBC Universal. In play was more than $1 billion in annual media…

July 21, 2011, 4:29 PM EDT