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FARK.com: (8784914) Comcast executive realizes no one wants ...

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Jul 18, 2015 ... I expected him to double down on Netflix somehow stealing cable bandwidth ... People don't really need you, you can't keep gouging them, and if you keep it up it ... Never have I heard "We're a farking monopoly desperately in need of .... and over, finally I lost it with one and threatened to cancel my ...

Gigaom Comcast gives subscribers one more reason to quit Netflix

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Feb 21, 2012 ... Comcast is rolling out a new streaming on-demand offering called Xfinity Streampix, ... can be seen as a direct shot at streaming services like Netflix (s NFLX) and Hulu Plus. ... The business model of traditional cable service is threatened by ... Desperate measures to counter the DVD/streaming only model.

Cable TV industry goes from high to low in a year - LA Times

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May 6, 2015 ... Gone is last year's buzz about Comcast Corp. ... at the same time the business is increasingly threatened by rapid growth ... And Netflix says it has more than 40 million subscribers — more than HBO. ... But we really, really have moved on. ... " Charter [powered by Liberty Broadband] is desperate to buy Time ...

Comcast customer service: An employee explains why they won't let ...

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Jul 16, 2014 ... Comcast says it's "embarrassed" by the recording of a customer service rep desperately refusing to cancel a subscriber's ... would-be cord-cutters and service -switchers: Their pay really does depend on it. .... In Netflix-iest Move Possible, Netflix Renews Orange Is the New Black for Three More Seasons...

7 things to consider before canceling cable - CNET

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Mar 23, 2015 ... Whether you switch to Netflix, Amazon Prime, Sling TV or any other option, ..... When U-Verse increase my cost to the normal $54, I just threaten to go to Comcast. .... Just for your info, there's really no such thing as a DIGITAL Antenna! .... hundreds of shopping and reality channels we so desperately crave.

NBC Exec: Netflix Poses No Threat To Us, God Wants You To Watch ...

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Jan 15, 2016 ... But that doesn't really change the fact that the threat obviously exists, or that ... across an industry so desperately in need of a disruptive kick in the ass. .... Cutting the cord isn't all that attractive when Comcast will sell you cable ...

Bartering with the devil: Netflix's partnership with Comcast has really ...

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Apr 14, 2014 ... Bartering with the devil: Netflix's partnership with Comcast has really paid off .... and its willingness to threaten the very foundation of the free Internet by ... morning—and the US, always desperate for something to be scared of, ...

Comcast Users Who Netflix Too Much Will Get Charged Extra ...

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Nov 9, 2015 ... You'll get a personal call from Comcast within a few weeks questioning your dissatisfaction. .... Not really, capitalism has driven ISPs to create the current situation. ..... Comcast has been threatening data caps for years and had soft caps in .... They don't like that and are desperate to punish cord cutters.

The internet is fucked | The Verge

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Feb 25, 2014 ... We are all travelers now, desperate souls searching for a signal to connect us all. ... “Broadband providers represent a threat to internet openness,” ... And after months of declining Netflix performance on Comcast's ... are aggressive in bundling TV and internet packages together, it's really only one choice.

Netflix Spending May Threaten Quality Television - Netflix, Inc ...

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Jul 9, 2013 ... Netflix, and others like Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime and Hu. ... Fox is part of News Corp (NASDAQ:NWS), and NBC is owned by Comcast ... All of these competition shows have really dominated the past ten years or so. ... In 2006, two of the top ten shows were House and Desperate Housewives.

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Why the Comcast-Netflix Pact Threatens Our Internet Future | WIRED

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Feb 24, 2014 ... After its popular streaming video service endured months of declining performance on home internet connections provided by Comcast -- the ...

The Xfinity Diet: How I slashed my monthly cable bill, and barely ...

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Feb 24, 2015 ... Is the Xfinity TV experience really five times better? ... So with that guideline, here's what did to reduce my overall monthly Comcast bill from more than ... Combined with our existing Netflix subscription, and Amazon Prime Instant ..... when your promotions expire and threaten to quit or change your service.

Netflix Continues To Crush Cable TV - Huffington Post

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Mar 11, 2015 ... Netflix is a train that can't be stopped, and it's starting to flatten cable. ... I still have cable, but I am really getting sick of paying for hundreds of ... Exactly, if you are stuck with a provider like Comcast just pay for the internet ... They were so desperate not to lose my internet subscription that th...

Netflix Position On Comcast And Net Neutrality - Business Insider

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Apr 22, 2014 ... Comcast has demonstrated its power over Netflix ... and Hastings ... plans to acquire Time Warner Cable — a deal Comcast desperately needs ... threatening the future business of backbone internet providers such as Cogent.

The Comcast-Netflix Deal Threatens Net Neutrality - Business Insider

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Feb 28, 2014 ... Netflix has agreed to pay US internet service provider (ISP) Comcast an undisclosed fee to relieve internet "congestion" and ensure smoother ...