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Seven months after being acquired by Comcast, Stringify is back with new features

It's been a quiet few months since Stringify, the cloud-based Internet of Things company, was acquired by Comcast. Now, it's making some noise.
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Comcast and Dish Network team up to offer Sling International on Xfinity X1

In an unlikely alliance, Comcast and rival Dish Network have teamed up to offer Sling International on the Xfinity X1 platform.
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If you’re a Northeast Xfinity customer, your internet will soon be faster

If you're an Xfinity internet user and living in the northeast U.S., you should soon be seeing an increase in internet speed.
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Comcast Xfinity Home adds new voice commands just in time for the Super Bowl

At CES, Comcast announced that it would offer a firmware update turning its gateway devices into smart hubs. Now it has announced new home automation commands for its X1 voice remote.

Comcast Xfinity: Everything you need to know about cable’s biggest player

If you like the idea of streaming, but aren't looking to cut the cord, Comcast Xfinity TV offers a nice balance of cable and streaming.

Xfinity Mobile adds bring-your-own-device option for some iPhone users

Comcast has launched a mobile phone service to take on AT&T, T-Mobile, and others. It's called Xfinity Mobile.
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Xfinity talks about its surprising smart home announcements at CES 2018

Daniel Herscovici, Senior VP/GM of Xfinity Home and Comcast, fills us in on the company's surprising smart home announcements at CES 2018.
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Comcast just gave 15 million Xfinity customers a smart-home surprise

It is definitely one of the surprise announcements of CES: Comcast customers leasing Xfinity gateways will soon gain smart home support.
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Join us as we kick off Day 2 of CES 2018 with details of our live coverage

It's Day Two of CES 2018, and we have another full day of interviews with the biggest companies and live video coverage ahead.
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Comcast joins the mesh networking party with xFi Pods in Boston and Chicago

On December 13, Comcast introduced xFi Pods in kits of three and six. They provide mesh-based networking for Xfinity internet subscribers.
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Track down a phone with your remote using Xfinity Mobile’s Phone Finder

Comcast announced Phone Finder for Xfinity Mobile. Phone Finder allows customers to use their X1 voice remote to locate their cell phones.
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Comcast claims new gateway can reach wireless speeds of 1.5 gigabits per second

Comcast has introduced its new xFi Advanced Gateway, a router that promises wireless speeds of around 1.5 gigabits per second.

Despicable: With net neutrality repeal looming, Comcast abandons open internet pledge

It's being reported that Comcast removed par of its open internet pledge on the day that the FCC announced plans for a net neutrality repeal.
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Xfinity TV will give Sony Android TVs owners one less remote to juggle

Sony is the latest company to join Comcast's Xfinity TV Partner Program, with the cable service coming to Sony Android TVs in 2018.
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Comcast asks FCC to stop states from enforcing their own net neutrality laws

Comcast recently met with Pai's staff to try to prevent individual states from setting their own net neutrality rules.
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$80 well spent: Nintendo SNES Classic Edition retro console gets it just right

Twitter learns to count past 140, Comcast dips an oar in the stream, the Nintendo SNES Classic Edition will satisfy your retro gaming jones.
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New YouTube app launches on Comcast Xfinity X1 cable box

Comcast and Google have partnered to bring YouTube to the Xfinity X1 cable box, complete with X1 voice search functions.

Charter and Comcast are reportedly in merger talks with Sprint

Despite a proposal from Sprint to merge with Charter Communications, it appears that no such deal will be made. At least, not for now.
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LG's $180 X Charge puts an entire weekend's worth of battery life within your grasp

LG's X Charge smartphone deals with short standby time woes by using a massive battery and a lower resolution screen.
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Comcast Xfinity xFi dashboard simplifies managing a home Wi-Fi network

Comcast introduces Xfinity xFi, a new management dashboard that makes managing a Wi-Fi network easier for the company's internet customers.
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Apple’s Phil Schiller thinks those AI home hubs are missing something important

Also today: xfinity/Comcast rolls out a new wifi system, Intel issues a serious computer firmware vulnerability alert.

Comcast and Charter embark on a new partnership in the wireless arena

Comcast and Charter Communications are forming a wireless partnership. Neither will make a big deal without the other's consent.
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NBCUniversal joins Hulu's upcoming buffet of live-TV streaming options

Hulu and NBCUniversal have announced a new partnership that will bring 15 new channels to Hulu's imminent live TV streaming service.
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New deal may mean more local NBC channels are coming to live TV streaming services

NBC and the NBC Television Affiliates Board have reached an agreement that could bring more local NBC channels to live TV streaming services.
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T-Mobile just spent a massive $8 billion as part of the FCC’s latest auction

The FCC's Broadcast Incentive Auction has come to a close, with a hefty 175 TV stations getting payouts for giving up spectrum.

The next live TV streaming service could come from an unlikely source: Comcast

Comcast is said to have acquired rights from cable networks that could allow the company to offer its own live TV streaming service.

Comcast and Google are bringing YouTube to Xfinity X1 subscribers

On Monday, Comcast and Google announced that YouTube will is coming this year for subscribers of Comcast's Xfinity X1 service.

Comcast’s Xfinity Stream app will offer remote access to DVR recordings

Comcast is launching a new mobile app that offers access to live TV streams as well as video content currently stored on the DVR.
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Ad board: Comcast can no longer claim to have “fastest internet in America”

As per a recent ruling from the National Advertising Review Board, Comcast can no longer purport to deliver "the fastest internet in America"
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Comcast is bringing Xfinity TV to Roku, but you’ll still need your cable box

If you are both an Xfinity TV subscriber and an owner of one or more Roku players, you'll soon have one less remote to keep track of.
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As AT&T makes major acquisitions, Verizon may be mulling one of its own

It looks like Verizon could be prepping another major acquisition -- the company's CEO is reportedly interested in buying a cable company.
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Comcast's Digital Home offers an improved gateway with smart home capabilities

Available later this year, the new Wi-Fi gateway will have the capability to deliver up to nine gigabits per second of bandwidth inside the home.

An unlikely partnership sees Sling TV heading to Comcast’s X1 platform

In a deal that wasn’t exactly easy to see coming, Sling TV has announced that it will launch on Comcast’s cloud-based X1 platform.
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Returned your Note 7? Good, now steer clear of your Samsung clothes washer

Also today: action-cam icon GoPro hopes Karma drone and new camera will reverse stock slide, Netflix hits Comcast X1 cable boxes next week.