Orange County, Virginia, High School students study history and build websites using Apple Inc. laptops, Google Inc. software and a Comcast Corp. broadband connection subsidized by U.S. telephone consumers.
Level 3 Communications Inc. , accusing Comcast Corp. of setting up a “toll booth” for Web traffic, said the cable carrier is trying to protect its TV business by charging Level 3 for delivering video to its customers.
Comcast Corp. unlawfully discriminated against the Tennis Channel by placing it in different viewing packages than the cable company’s own sports programming, a Federal Communications Commission official ruled.
U.S. regulators examining Comcast Corp. ’s bid to buy NBC Universal asked the companies to answer more questions about their advertising and broadcast agreements, raising the potential for the merger to take longer to complete.
Legislation to give Verizon Communications Inc. and Google Inc. legal protection for sharing cyber-attack information with the U.S. government has stalled after leaks about spy programs showed the companies are already turning over data.