Comcast is bringing its on-line Olympics protection to Xfinity TV subscribers
By its nature, typical TV presents restricted protection of huge sports activities occasions just like the Olympics — a lot to the chagrin of followers. Comcast’s Xfinity TV subscribers will not have that drawback with the Sochi Olympics, although. The cable big is bringing its NBC Sports activities Stay Additional app to X1 set-prime field house owners for the primary time, giving them 1,000 hours of stay Olympics video streams that might beforehand have required a desktop browser or a cellular app. Comcast is augmenting its common protection with current know-how as properly. X1 customers in some areas will get to observe prime-time protection by means of Xfinity On Demand as quickly because the programming begins, and all Xfinity TV clients can use SeeIt to modify to an Olympics broadcast when it is talked about on Twitter. Whereas we might wish to see the NBC app out there by way of different TV suppliers, it is nonetheless excellent news for athletics lovers who insist on huge-display viewing.