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To sway regulators, Charter pledges to play nice on Internet

...neutrality" rules prohibit those practices, though Internet providers have sued to throw out the rules.Federal Communications...industry doesn't like. Fights between companies and Internet providers over these deals can disrupt service for Internet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/sway-regulators-charter-pl
Cable company Charter buying Time Warner Cable for $55.3B

...Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion, creating one of the largest TV and Internet providers in the U.S.The deal comes a month after Comcast, the country's largest cable provider and owner of NBCUniversal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/cable-company-charter-buyi
Comcast opens retail office in Augusta Exchange

...retailer.The Xfinity Customer Service Center is staffed by 14 employees, with some new hires by the cable and internet provider, said Trevor Yant, the vice president of Customer Service Strategy and Operations for Comcast.The 4,200-square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-06/comcast-opens-retail-offic
Regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

WASHINGTON - Internet service providers now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/regulators-ok-net-neutrali
Comcast 4Q profit edges up, adds customers, boosts dividend

...regulators expected Thursday over "net neutrality," which will allow the government more regulatory control over Internet providers.In a call with analysts, CEO Brian Roberts reiterated the company's stance on net neutrality. He said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/comcast-4q-profit-edges-ad
FCC chairman proposes 'net neutrality' rules against fast, slow lanes for Internet users

...neutrality," the idea that Internet providers must allow data to move across...sites equally quickly.Major Internet providers insist they have no plans to...Netflix has accused major Internet providers of allowing these transit points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-04/fcc-chairman-proposes-net-
Solution in search of a problem

...providers deliver Internet content to consumers under proposed rules for "net neutrality" ? the principle that Internet providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally.The public comment period ends Monday.So far, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/solution-search-probl
21st Century Fox drops attempt to buy Time Warner; Approves $6B for buying back stock

...content at a time when video distributors are muscling up too. Comcast Corp., the largest cable and high-speed Internet provider, is trying to win approval to buy rival Time Warner Cable while AT&T Corp. is trying to gobble up satellite TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/21st-century-fox-drops-att
Obama wants more regulation of Internet providers

WASHINGTON - Internet providers shouldn't be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix or YouTube to move their content faster, and should be regulated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-10/obama-wants-more-regulat
Columbia County officials target infrastructure growth

...the passage of state laws that provide lower prices, more choices and less regulation for cable TV customers and Internet providers has helped her company achieve 94 percent broadband coverage."Innovation is driving our mobile technology more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-18/columbia-county-officials-ta