Daily Links 9/26/2012: Highmark to manage information technology for Independence Blue Cross

Highmark to handle data for Philly insurer (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Comcast retracts criticism of state (Sacramento Businss Journal)
Comcast initially blamed California’s business climate as its reason for closing call
centers in the state and laying off 1,000 workers.

Comcast's Cohen: No Justification for Exclusivity Ban (Multichannel News)

Verizon Again Confirms No Future FiOS Expansion
(Broadband Reports)

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Octagon Research Solutions (Business Wire)

Rent-to-own PCs surreptitiously captured users' most intimate moments (Ars Technica)
Software was provided by Philly-based DesignerWare.

Inquirer, Daily News, Philly.com have new No. 2 leader
(Philadelphia Inquirer)

Does hardware matter in the cloud? Oracle is hoping so (ZDNet)

Facebook gets involved with cloud storage via Dropbox integration (ZDNet)

Comcast-Spectacor Puts a Premium on Fan Loyalty at Wells Fargo Center with Neolane and FanOne Marketing (Pymnts.com)