Behind the Scenes at the San Francisco 49ers’ New High Tech Stadium

Candlestick's out and Levi's Stadium has been officially christened as the new home of the San Francisco 49ers. The brand-spanking-new site is all kinds of wired up and ready to receive upwards of 70,000 smartphone-wielding fans. I went behind the scenes to see how the tech has come together. Are you ready for some… » 9/05/14 4:34pm 9/05/14 4:34pm

It's Completely Absurd How Hard It Is to Cancel Comcast

Have you ever tried to cancel your cable service? Have you ever successfully tried to cancel your cable service? It may very well be one one of the hardest things you ever have to do—just ask Ryan Block. Or better yet, listen to the whole, infuriating 8 minutes for yourself. Holy. Shit. » 7/15/14 10:06am 7/15/14 10:06am

Tennis Channel CEO: Comcast Battle Like "Being Raped By Brutal Captor"…

Two weeks ago, a federal appeals court ruled that Comcast did not have to put Tennis Channel on its basic cable service and could, instead, throw it on a more-expensive sports tier. The court overturned an FCC ruling in the process. Tennis Channel was unhappy about this. In fact, Tennis Channel CEO Ken Solomon was so… » 6/12/13 2:42pm 6/12/13 2:42pm

Phillies Reporter In Trouble With The Government After Five Babies Died…

Leslie Gudel was Philadelphia's first full-time female sports anchor, spending more than a decade with Comcast SportsNet. A couple of years ago she left the desk to report on the Phillies, where she continues to this day. But in her spare time, she created the Nap Nanny, a foam recliner meant to reduce gas and gently… » 12/05/12 4:45pm 12/05/12 4:45pm

Comcast Customers in Philly Swing, Miss at Seeing Home Runs

We started receiving rather angry emails just after midnight. No, our ex-girlfriend hadn't left her Mail Goggles » 10/26/08 2:30am 10/26/08 2:30am off accidentally. (She never leaves it off accidentally.) The emails came instead from angry viewers in and around Philadelphia, describing their anguish and rage over missing the back-to-back home runs by…