Xfinity Series to replace Nationwide Series in auto racing in 2015

Comcast Corp. on Wednes day signed a 10-year agreement to replace Nationwide Insurance as the title sponsor of NASCAR's second-tier...

Area announcements

...Fastpitch Organization will hold open tryouts for the 2014-15 seasons for 12U, 16U and 18U teams at 2 p.m. Sunday at Patriots Park. For more information, call Ike Branch at (706) 373-9581 or e-mail i1branch@comcast.net.

Solution in search of a problem

...anyone who doesn't pay for better bandwidth.However, rules already are in place that prevent service providers, such as Comcast and AT&T, from degrading base services ? in other words, if they offer "fast lane" service, they can't make the...


Comcast reaches deal to carry SEC Network

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. - Comcast Cable has reached a deal with ESPN to carry the SEC Network.The network, which launches Aug. 14, was already set to be carried...

Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...New York City's Rockefeller Center, is a GE executive in charge of microwave ovens.Now GE doesn't own NBC or sell microwave ovens, and NBC's buyer, Comcast, is working to replace the giant neon "GE" that crowns 30 Rock.

Area announcements

...will hold open tryouts for the 2014-2015 seasons for 12U, 16U and 18U teams at 2 p.m. Sept. 14 at Patriots Park. For more information, contact Ike Branch at (706) 373-9581 or e-mail at i1branch@comcast.net.

Apple, Comcast in talks about TV service

PHILADELPHIA - Comcast Corp., which inked a deal last month...sources and a published report.The recent Comcast/Apple discussions are considered very...serious about the television business as Comcast, the nation's largest residential-Internet...

Daily, weekly fantasy football games raise legal questions

...have gotten into the day-game business, seeing ample opportunity in an industry that drew an $11 million investment from Comcast Ventures, which plunked the money into FanDuel last year.Meanwhile, the NFL, which did not respond to questions emailed...

Area announcements

...listed on the Georgia Rockers Web site. For more information, contact Ike Branch at (706) 373-9581 or e-mail i1branch@comcast.net. Tennis? The CSRA Professional Tennis Association has Grand Slam Play Days for players 10 years old and younger...