Broadband Internet access

Charter Communications CEO Thomas Rutledge (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Cable merger future-proofs against Internet’s rise

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When you buy a TV, sales clerks often pitch you on “future proofing” your set. Turns out, buying a cable TV company relies largely on the same principle. Charter Communications Inc.’s […]

02/04/2014

A sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, file)

Charging Netflix at issue in open-Internet case

NEW YORK (AP) — Will broadband providers start charging Internet services such as Netflix to deliver the massive amounts of data that streaming video and other content require? A court ruling this week gives providers […]

01/15/2014

Dave Ulmer

Dave Ulmer on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Dave Ulmer about the challenges facing innovators. A true corporate intrapreneur, he is the author of the provocative new book, The Innovator’s Extinction.

03/28/2013

Holiday shoppers head online in droves to pick up Cyber Monday deals

Holiday shoppers head online in droves to pick up Cyber Monday deals

NEW YORK (AP) – Cyber Monday appears on track to becoming the biggest online shopping day ever, and web traffic isn’t expected to peak for another several hours. IBM Benchmark says, as of noon Eastern […]

11/26/2012

Landline phone companies losing broadband subscribers

(AP) – Phone companies are starting to fall behind in the high-speed Internet game. The landline phone industry has lost broadband subscribers for the first time during the second quarter of this year. The reason: […]

08/14/2012