News of Note—Comcast, Elemental and Hurricane Harvey

news of note

> Elemental Technologies founder and CEO Sam Blackman has died at the age of 41. Portland Oregonian article

> Comcast has sued the Vermont Public Utilities Commission for what it claims are unreasonable demands tied to its cable franchise renewal last January. FierceCable article

> Comcast and NBCUniversal have committed more than $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief. Multichannel News article

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