Comcast is coming for you, Disney

Comcast‘s (CMCSA 1.95%) It may seem like Universal Studios is taking a sabbatical from the theme park arms race in Central Florida, but it has bigger plans across the country. Universal announced Wednesday that it will build a small theme park in Texas aimed at young families. Not forgetting the teens and adults, either: Plan …

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Zelenskyy Says ‘No to World War III,’ Angela Bassett Makes Marvel Movie History, Which Streamers Won Big: Here’s What Played Out at the Golden Globes – Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Comcast (NASDAQ :CMCSA)

The 80th annual Golden Globe Awards honored the best movies and television shows of the past year with an in-person and televised event. The ceremony featured wins from several major broadcast companies, saw Marvel do something for the first time in its film history, and included a virtual speech from the President of Ukraine. Volodymyr …

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This is how bad they’ll hit you

I remember when television used to be simple. You didn’t pay anything. Of course, you only had a handful of channels. You had to see everything when it was on or you were out of luck. No DVRs. Shows for children? Those were Saturday mornings only. Now there are entire channels of non-stop children’s programs …

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Comcast Celebrates New Docuseries “The Black Beauty Effect”

Last night, Comcast Xfinity and FaceForward Productions celebrated the upcoming new three-part docuseries. The effect of black beauty, at Regal LA Live in Los Angeles. The Black Carpet premiere screening and onstage Q&A featured series creator and executive producer Andrea Lewis and Emmy-nominated and executive producer CJ Faison, moderated by Stacy Ike. After the conversation, …

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NFL and English Premier League Expected to Drive Peacock’s Growth This Year, Says Comcast Exec – The Hollywood Reporter

As more competitors enter the ad-supported streaming space, including Netflix and Disney, Peacock executives believe the platform remains in a leadership position. “We know there’s competition coming our way, but we’re going forward with a very good team,” said Jason Armstrong, executive vice president, deputy chief financial officer and treasurer of Comcast Corporation, which owns …

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Comcast Technology Solutions Selected to Provide Centralized Video Platform for FIA Rally Championships by WRC Promoter

CTS provides global video management and D2C publishing across the WRC’s motorsports properties, and for the upcoming launch of Rally TV channel 24/7 DENVER, September 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Comcast Technology Solutions, a division of Comcast Cable that provides media and entertainment technology to content providers, carriers and advertisers, announced today that its cloud video …

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Netflix, HBO, Comcast make a huge streaming mistake

Before broadcasting, most American households — about 105 million of the total 122 million — paid for cable. That’s because while on cable it was the only game in town. It also, for a long time, offered excellent value for money. Yeah, they all got a lot of channels that they paid for but never …

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Disney, Netflix, and Comcast Just Made a Big Content Mistake

walt-disney (DIS) it dominates the box office and has quickly launched an incredibly successful streaming service because it owns some of the most popular intellectual properties in the world. The company spent $4 billion to buy LucasFilm (“Star Wars”), the same amount to buy Marvel, and $7.4 billion to buy Pixar. Those deals (especially Marvel) …

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