Charter’s internet growth struggles, but analyst sees ‘Act III’ on the horizon

Charter’s internet growth struggles, but analyst sees ‘Act III’ on the horizon

Charter Communications Inc. reported a net loss of Internet subscribers for its latest quarter, providing yet another sign of the difficult conditions cable companies face when it comes to expanding their broadband customer base after a period of growth fueled by the pandemic. The results of the CHTR Charter, -1.06% came a morning after its … Read more

Failed to add broadband subscribers

Failed to add broadband subscribers

Comcast announced second-quarter revenue and profit that beat analysts’ estimates, but the cable company did not add broadband customers in a quarter for the first time. Comcast’s broadband Internet customers in the quarter were flat, behind analysts’ average estimate of 84,000, according to FactSet. Shares of the company fell more than 9% on Thursday morning. … Read more

New National Football League NFL+ streaming service launches at $4.99 per month

New National Football League NFL+ streaming service launches at .99 per month

Ja’Marr Chase #1 of the Cincinnati Bengals makes a catch on Jalen Ramsey #5 of the Los Angeles Rams during Super Bowl LVI at SoFi Stadium on February 13, 2022 in Inglewood, California. Gregory Shamus | Getty Images The National Football League now has its own streaming service. Premiering Monday, the NFL is launching NFL+ … Read more

Dentsu’s Jean Lin on Getting Started on the Internet and the Need for “Idea Engineers” | Advertising

Dentsu’s Jean Lin on Getting Started on the Internet and the Need for “Idea Engineers” |  Advertising

Jean Lin is a member of the Grand Jury of the next Gerety Prize 2022the only global creative award recognizing the best in advertising from a female perspective, including Country is a media partner. This interview is part of a series of interviews with members of the Gerety jury in APAC by Country contributor Barry … Read more

Internet troll ‘Baked Alaska’ pleads guilty in Capitol riot

Internet troll ‘Baked Alaska’ pleads guilty in Capitol riot

A far-right internet personality pleaded guilty on Friday to joining the mob that stormed the US Capitolwhere he broadcast a live video that incriminated him and other rioters, according to a court filing. Hymn Gionetknown as ‘Baked Alaska’ to his social media followers, faces a maximum sentence of six months in prison after pleading guilty … Read more

Internet troll “Baked Alaska” pleads guilty in Capitol Riot

Internet troll “Baked Alaska” pleads guilty in Capitol Riot

By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN, Associated Press A far-right internet personality pleaded guilty on Friday to joining the mob that stormed the US Capitol, where he broadcast live video incriminating him and other rioters, according to a court filing. . Anthime Gionet, known as ‘Baked Alaska’ to his social media followers, faces a maximum sentence of six … Read more

Apple soars above competition even as smartphone market stumbles

Apple soars above competition even as smartphone market stumbles

Tim Cook presents the iPhone 13 Source: Apple Inc. The global smartphone market may be in the toilet, but the iPhone 13 continues to sell well, and Apple expects its upcoming iPhone 14 to do even better at launch. Apple’s slightly higher expectations for the upcoming iPhone 14 underscore a growing belief among Wall Street … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches. ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

Richmond, Virginia, July 5, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virginia Venture Partnersthe equity investment program of Virginia Innovation Partnership Society (VIPC), today announced an investment in Lynk. Lynk, based in Falls Church, Va., provides high-speed satellite connectivity directly to customers’ existing standard mobile phones; even in the most isolated areas, without the need to buy a … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more