Launched yesterday in Nashville and Denver, Comcast's AnyPlay lets Xfinity TV and Internet customers stream live TV to their iPad. Support for the Motorola Xoom is coming.
If the cable operator's efforts to partner with leading gadget makers are successful, those set-top boxes could be a thing of the past. Photo: Comcast's AnyPlay device
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts used his CES keynote speech Tuesday to announce Tru2way, an "open" cable services platform, and AnyPlay, which is touted as the first portable DVR player. The address also included a visit by the duo from HBO's Flight of the Conchords.