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I've been paying for my set-top box for Xfinity months (The 3:59, Ep. 32)

We chat about Comcast's set-top box changes, the EU against Google and new words.

By April 21, 2016


Keep watching a show and browse the guide on the Xfinity X1 box

Learn how to call up a small window that lets you keep watching your current program while you peruse the channel guide or keep watching your show in only a slightly smaller window with a mini-guide.

By June 15, 2015


Can you hear me now? Mobile operators beef up networks for conventions

Wireless carriers say they've got you covered with fast, reliable mobile service at this summer's big political events.

By July 20, 2016


Comcast and Alarm.com to purchase smart home company Icontrol

Comcast and Alarm.com are awaiting governmental approval to acquire Internet of Things company Icontrol Networks.

By June 23, 2016


Internet companies seek answers on wireless streaming freebies

Tech companies that supported the FCC's Net neutrality rules ask the agency to make public its review of wireless service plans that exempt certain content from data caps.

By May 25, 2016


3 apps for keeping track of your TV shows

So many shows, so little time. Find the best video-discovery app to aid your TV habit.

By May 11, 2016


Comcast unveils plan to ditch the cable box; FCC hints it's not good enough

The cable service is trying to get ahead of the FCC's proposed tougher set-top box rules with a plan to get its Xfinity TV services on Samsung smart TVs and Roku boxes.

By April 21, 2016


Welcome to Web TV, cord-cutters. Don't forget your credit card

Everybody hates cable bills. This year saw the debut of long-awaited virtual TV services that allow you to cut the cord without sacrificing live content, but the costs do add up.

By December 14, 2015


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