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30-second skip

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Hidden, helpful use of the 30-second skip button for Xfinity X1

When you think you're stuck watching an Xfinity on demand show without fast-forward, try using the page-up button.

By June 30, 2014

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How to program a 30-second skip button for Xfinity X1

With a simple code, you can change the five-minute skip ahead button on the XR2 remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

By October 10, 2013

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How to program a 30-second skip button for Comcast DVRs

Unlike TiVo, Comcast DVR cable remotes do not feature a 30-second skip button, but it's easy to program a button to skip past commercials.

By March 26, 2012

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For digital video to live, the 30-second pre-roll ad must die

The 30-second pre-roll is the blink tag of our era. It's the ad format that drives users crazy, and it's just not right for Web or mobile. Here's how to fix video advertising and make online video profitable for everyone.

By April 23, 2012

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AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

By April 16, 2014

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What to do if you lose your Apple TV remote

You have three options as I see it.

By September 4, 2014

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iPhone 6: Sorting through fact and fiction around Apple's upcoming smartphone

The rumor mill around Apple's 2014 update to the iPhone began churning as soon as the 5S and 5C debuted last year. What will Apple include, and skip, in the next version? We parse the rumors.

By August 25, 2014

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Get a GoGroove Bluetooth multimedia remote for $19.99

Compatible with Android and iOS devices, this handy little clicker has shuttle, shutter, and even voice controls.

By September 3, 2014

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Should you switch to a no-contract phone carrier?

It's getting cheaper and easier to own a smartphone, but is there a downside to breaking away from the Big Four?

By August 26, 2014

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SoundCloud amps up ways for artists to get paid. The price? Ads

The "YouTube for audio" is the latest streaming-music site to tout new ways artists can commercialize. Of course, for its 175 million monthly listeners, that means commercials.

By August 21, 2014