Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking

...through the nooks and crannies of the "Settings" menu. That's a good thing to do with any new software program or Internet service. It's also good to go back periodically to make sure settings match your comfort level.

Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennials

...version of the premium channel, to its Internet customers. It also has a package aimed at cord cutters that offers Internet service only and a digital antenna to pick up local broadcast networks like NBC and CBS.Satellite TV company Dish Network...

Columbia County might revise pawn law

...those selling items, as well as other details of each transaction. The information is uploaded electronically to an Internet service called Leads Online, which collects and maintains a national database of information that law enforcement agencies...

AT&T, as new owner of DirecTV, offers TV-wireless package

...the first step of what's to come," said Brad Bentley, AT&T's chief marketing officer for entertainment and Internet services.Bentley said AT&T is planning several products to integrate mobile phone and TV services in ways rivals can't...

Verizon workers to stay on job without new contract

...Washington, D.C., who work for Verizon's wireline business, which provides fixed-line phone services and FiOS Internet service.About 45,000 Verizon workers went on strike in August 2011 for about two weeks.

Comcast launching streaming video service Stream

...service in Boston at the end of the summer, followed by Chicago and Seattle. It plans to make it available to all its Internet service customers by early 2016. Comcast had more than 22 million Internet customers at the end of the first quarter.The...

You still use a landline? FCC voting on new phone rules

...typically packaged with TV and Internet services. That's expected to continue...big benefits, such as faster Internet service and expected improvements in...Link couldn't be used for Internet service and didn't work with faxes...

FCC chairman recommends OK of $48.5B AT&T-DirecTV deal

...while streaming video from a service from AT&T wouldn't. AT&T's website says its U-verse high speed Internet service includes 250 gigabytes of data each month.Wheeler also proposed that AT&T must submit to the FCC commercial Web...

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

...been a real ambitious person for the company."Now Comcast is the nation's largest provider of cable TV and home Internet service as well as the owner of NBCUniversal, home of the NBC network, a slew of cable channels, film studio Universal...

FCC wants to help poor get online

...gets to consumers. That triggered lawsuits from Internet service providers.The proposal Thursday to expand the Lifeline phone program to Internet service aims to narrow the "digital divide" ? those with...