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Ralph Roberts, founder of cable giant Comcast, dies at 95

...Ralph Roberts, a cable pioneer who built Comcast from a small cable TV system in Mississippi...communications behemoth, has died. He was 95.Comcast said in a statement that Roberts died...Roberts changed the name of the company to Comcast and ran it until he was in his 80s.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-19/ralph-roberts-founder-cabl
To sway regulators, Charter pledges to play nice on Internet

...powerful Charter would benefit consumers.Comcast scrapped its bid for Time Warner Cable...million Internet customers, fewer than Comcast has now, and 17.3 million cable customers, less than both Comcast and the combination of AT&T and DirecTV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/sway-regulators-charter-pl
Private e-mail accounts see official use

...They spend most of their time at home, not in county offices."County council Chairman Ronnie Young said he uses his Comcast account for "economic development" and "confidentiality" reasons.He said that he was unaware that county staff were considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-22/private-e-mail-accounts-
Comcast now has more Internet than cable customers

...cable company's control over the Web, Comcast was racking up more Internet customers...Internet subscribers than cable subscribers, Comcast executive Neil Smit said during an earnings...sports that cable companies transmit ? Comcast's programming expenses rose 7.8 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-04/comcast-now-has-more-inter
Comcast opens retail office in Augusta Exchange

...from the "cable office" environment, Comcast opened a store in Augusta Exchange on...Customer Service Strategy and Operations for Comcast.The 4,200-square foot store is located...once occupied by S & K Menswear.The Comcast location is more interactive than the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-06/comcast-opens-retail-offic
Bethel African Methodist Episcopal 623 Crawford, Augusta 706-736-4...

...706-736-4060 Rev. Mark S. Pierson, Pastor Sunday Worship Service: 11:00 a.m. Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study: 12:00 Noon, 7:00 p.m. T.V. Broadcast Sunday: 6:30 am WBEK Channel 16 Comcast 103 & Knology 95

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Scuttlebiz: Partridge Inn now in Hilton's elite Curio

...didn't know James Brown Arena was run by Comcast.Well, Global Spectrum, which has been...operating the arena since 2012, is a division of Comcast Spectacor, which itself is a subsidiary of Comcast Corp., the people who run NBC TV, Universal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-08/scuttlebiz-partridge-inn-n
GE takes big step away from banking with $12 billion deal

...separate publicly traded company in July. It sold a 51 percent stake of NBC Universal to Comcast Corp. for $13.75 billion in 2011. Two years later, Comcast bought GE's remaining 49 percent stake in NBC Universal for $16.7 billion.General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-09/ge-takes-big-step-away-ban
Augusta arena study leaves unanswered questions

...indoor and outdoor venues, said Chris Bird, the general manager in Augusta for Spectra Venue Management, the new name of Comcast-owned Global Spectrum, which manages the arena and Bell Auditorium."When you do a tour, you're either prepping it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-13/augusta-arena-study-leav
Comcast, long criticized on customer service, adding more online reps as it tries to improve

NEW YORK - Comcast is adding more social media representatives...efforts as regulators weigh whether to allow Comcast to buy the No. 2 cable company, Time Warner...vice president of customer service for Comcast Cable.Comcast's spending on customer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/comcast-long-criticized-cu