1. froggyboy604

    Comcast Jacks up Price of Standalone Broadband to $75

    Comcast’s Performance tier, priced at $65 per month for much of this year, has slowly climbed toward $70 per month in many areas as the year rolled on. The folks at Stop the Cap notes that the tier, the cheapest standalone option Comcast offers that meets the FCC's 25 Mbps definition of...
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    Comcast Raises Data Cap Trial To 1TB

    if you are a Comcast customer who is part of the data cap trial, the company has recently announced that they will be raising the limit of the trial to a more reasonable 1TB. Comcast claims that they are being generous as a “typical” customer only uses 60GB of data a month, and that 99% of their...
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    Comcast switches on the first public gigabit cable modem

    Comcast's gigabit internet access doesn't officially go live until sometime in 2016, but that isn't stopping the company from flicking the switch a little early. The cable giant recently activated what it says is the first public-facing DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem in the world -- a fortunate customer...
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    Comcast data caps cost this consumer $90 a month extra in Overage fees a month

    Richardson, who lives in Atlanta, regularly exceeds Comcast’s 300 GB usage cap. In July, she was charged $70 for overages. In August, $90. Meanwhile, warnings that her family is about to exceed its allotment seem to come earlier and earlier every month. Today, December 7th, I just got a notice...
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    Comcast to offer unlimited data for an extra $35 a month

    Comcast recently announced that it was bringing a ton of new content to the X1 and now, in what seems to be a complement this, it has rolled out an unlimited Internet plan for an extra $35 a month.The add-on gets rid of the pesky 300-gigabyte monthly data cap that has been put in place in...