Entries Tagged as 'Comcast'

Zone-TV To Launch AI-Enabled `Dynamic Channels’ Through Cable, Satellite

October 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · Cable TV, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News

  Santa Monica, Calif.-based zone-TV said Monday that it plans to launch a group of 14 subscription video-on-demand television channels, with content currated by humans and delivered with the help of artifical intelligent (AI) to provide special interest programming that is not readily available elsewhere on cable and satellite TV services. Zone TV is using […]

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LG 2017, 2018 WebOS Smart TVs To Add Xfinity Cable App

September 25th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, electronic program guides, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Cable TV giant Comcast revealed Monday that LG Electronics USA is the latest television manufacturer to agree to include its Xfinity TV Partner app in smart TVs. The cable service’s streaming TV app will appear in LG 2017 and 2018 model 4K Ultra HDTVs using its webOS smart TV platform, starting as a beta trial […]

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4K Ultra HDTV Olympics Coverage Begins Tonight

August 5th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Ladies and gentlemen, in case you haven’t noticed over the last couple of days, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil began this week, and tonight is the night to catch the much-anticipated 4K Ultra HD coverage of the Opening Ceremonies in what is sure to be a spectacularly colorful affair […]

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Comcast’s 4K/HDR Plans Are Getting `Whacky’

June 1st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, HDMI, HDR, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Test Equipment, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV, Wireless HD

  Trying to get a handle on what’s going on with Comcast’s plans to launch 4K Ultra HD video and high dynamic range (HDR) content as part of its regular TV service offerings is a bit like playing a game of Whack-A-Mole. Executives with the giant Cable Multi System Operator (MSO) have made repeated statements […]

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Comcast Kicks Off Xfinity TV Partner Program, Roku, Samsung On Board

April 20th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, News, UHD (4K) Media Players

Comcast said Wednesday said that it has launched an Xfinity TV Partner Program to expand the range of retail devices its customers can use to access Xfinity cable TV service, and Roku and Samsung are on-board. The Xfinity TV Partner Program will leverage open standard technologies, including HTML5, to provide a common framework to connect […]

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Comcast To Bring 4K Service To Set-top Box

May 8th, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, DVR, HDMI, HDR, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players

Cable TV giant Comcast said it is about to take the next step into delivery of 4K Ultra HDTV, by rolling out later this year its Xi4 set-top box (pictured above, right) that will add Xfinity 4K UHD services for subscribers with supporting TVs. The Cisco-made set-top box will bring to all subscribers the streaming service […]

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SCSA Readies Formal Launch Of 4K UHD Download Service

March 6th, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, News, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

The SCSA launch team at the 2015 International CES: Chris Sato, SCSA marketing senior VP; David Huerta, SCSA executive director/GM; and Clayton Biele, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment global technology strategy associate director.   In what may have been the best kept secret at International CES, 4K Ultra HDTV enthusiasts are about to get another […]

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4K Content: A Status Report

March 12th, 2014 · 6 Comments · 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Streaming Services, UHDTV

March is here, and that means college basketball (March Madness), the end of snow (not here in the Northeast, sadly) and, yes, St. Patrick’s Day for those who celebrate that. It also means the new 2014 UHDTVs and HDTVs are due to arrive soon. While this is great news for those seeking to spend their […]

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