Economics Legal

Comcast + Time Warner Cable = bad news

The news gossips are tittering and tweeting: on Thursday, Comcast will, they say, announce it is buying Time Warner. Comcast, the largest cable company in the U.S., wants to buy Time Warner Cable, the second largest cable company in the U.S. This isn’t a “just say no” moment. It’s a “hell, no!” moment. At TMV: […]

Personal Technology

Comcast Announces Data Limit

Effective 1 October, Comcast customers will be limited to 250GB of traffic month, according to ReporterNews. According to Comcast, this is equivalent to 125 standard-definition movies. The announcement, made last Thursday, did not include a penalty for overage. Other ISPs have less generous limits. Time-Warner is testing limits of 5 GB to 40 GB; Cox […]


Comcast Must Die

For those of you exploring the world of television, I bring you, from veteran NPR reporter Bob Garfield. (tip) Start with Bob’s first post (4 October 2007): How To Use This Blog: Actually, I have no death wish for Comcast or any other gigantic, blundering, greedy, arrogant corporate monstrosity, What I do have is […]