Comcast raising TV and Internet prices, including a big hike to hidden fees

Comcast Xfinity cable television installation truck parked on a street in front of a suburban home, San Ramon, California, May 17, 2018. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)
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Comcast is raising prices for cable TV and Internet service on January 1, 2021, with price hikes coming both to standard monthly rates and to hidden fees that aren’t included in advertised prices.

TV customers are getting an especially raw deal, as Comcast is adding up to $4.50 a month to the “Broadcast TV” fee and $2 to the Regional Sports Network (RSN) fee. That’s an increase of up to $78 a year solely from two fees that aren’t included in advertised rates.

As in past years, even customers who still are on promotional pricing will not be spared from the Broadcast TV and RSN fee increases. “Customers on promotional pricing will not see

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Elon Musk said Tesla is about to hike the price of its ‘full self-driving’ software by $2,000



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  • Tesla is raising the price of its “full self-driving” software by around $2,000, its CEO Elon Musk announced on Thursday.
  • The price of the assisted driving add-on will rise on Monday, October 26, to $10,000. 
  • It follows the limited beta release of the software on Tuesday.
  • Tesla has raised the price of its “full self-driving” feature, which isn’t actually fully autonomous, many times in the past, and Musk has said it will eventually cost more than $100,000.
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Tesla is about to raise the price of its “full self-driving” software by about $2,000, CEO Elon Musk announced on Thursday.

The price of the assisted driving add-on will jump on Monday, October 26, Musk said on Twitter. The price hike will apply to both new vehicles and upgrades to cars customers have already bought.

After the price hike,

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