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Comcast looking to bring set-top box software to smart TVs - report

Monday 31 August 2020 | 14:00 CET | News
The sources said the talks have centred around Comcast's X1 platform, which the company built as an operating system for its own set-top boxes over the past decade. In addition to running on the company's cable boxes, X1 is also behind Comcast's Flex. The company has tried to convince other cable operators, such as Cox, to run X1 hardware and software under its Contour brand. Charter executives have publicly acknowledged that the two companies have been negotiating a similar licensing deal. 

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