Post Profile






Comcast VOD coming to Boston TiVos, next gen X1 DVR platform could launch there too

Comcast already reported its Q1 results earlier today but on the earnings call CEO of the cable division Neil Smit revealed its next generation X1 cloud DVRs (previously called Xcalibur and promised for a wide rollout to "hundreds of thousands" of customers this year) will launch in a major market in the second quarter. Light Reading cites sources indicating field testing is already under way in Boston and that it could launch in May which fits all too well because The Cable Show will take place there May 21st.
read more

share

Related Posts


Cox to offer retail TiVo Premiere DVRs next year, first with cable VOD & Amazon, Netflix access

Technology / Mobile : Engadget: Mobile (5 years ago)

TiVo users, even with boxes provided by their cable company in the case of RCN and Comcast, have so far had to make a compromise: Choose their cable company's video on-demand offerings, or bring their own DVR and access online video...

Former Charter CEO And AOL Vet Neil Smit To Lead Comcast’s Cable Business

Technology : TechCrunch (5 years ago)

Comcast announced this morning that it has appointed Neil Smit as the new President of Comcast Cable Communications. In his new role, Smit will be responsible for all business aspects of the company’s cable operations. He will repor...

Comcast will open up its video on-demand to TiVo Premiere DVRs and offer them for installation

Technology / Mobile : Engadget: Mobile (4 years ago)

One of the downsides to bringing your own DVR is usually giving up access to any access to your cable company's video on-demand programming, but TiVo has worked out a deal with Comcast to bring its Xfinity VOD to retail TiVo Premier...

Comcast is getting ready to launch its cloud DVR in Boston

Technology : Gigaom (last year)

Comcast  is preparing to launch its cloud DVR in the Boston market “very soon,” according to a FierceCable report. The company’s SVP and GM of Video Services Matt Strauss told FierceCbale that the new network DVR, which will store c...

Comcast officially launches next-gen X1 DVR platform and iPhone remote app

Technology / Mobile : Engadget: Mobile (3 years ago)

As expected, Comcast is kicking off the rollout of its new X1 (previously beta tested under the name Xcalibur) DVR platform. The announcement was made at the Cable Show in Boston, and that's where it will be available first, some ti...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC