Internetessentials

08.04.14
Comcast tries to clinch TWC merger by sweetening its low-income internet plan
08.04.14

Comcast tries to clinch TWC merger by sweetening its low-income internet plan

Comcast mostly uses its Internet Essentials program to butter up antitrust regulators; it created...

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03.04.14
Comcast's internet access program for low-income families will continue indefinitely
03.04.14

Comcast's internet access program for low-income families will continue indefinitely

Comcast's Internet Essentials program was originally supposed to wind down this June, roughly thre...

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02.01.12
Comcast's Internet Essentials program expanding as digital literacy project soars
02.01.12

Comcast's Internet Essentials program expanding as digital literacy project soars

If everyone needs the internet, then poor kids need it more -- since so much learning material is d...

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09.20.11
Comcast and FCC partner to give low-income families access to internet, Nyan Cats
09.20.11

Comcast and FCC partner to give low-income families access to internet, Nyan Cats

Like a giant warlock guarding the gates of the interwebs, financial barriers all too often block...

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08.06.11
Comcast's Internet Essentials offers $10 internet access to low-income families
08.06.11

Comcast's Internet Essentials offers $10 internet access to low-income families

Earlier this year, when Comcast bought up NBC Universal, the company made a promise to boost broa...

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