Comcast Becomes the First TV Provider to Give Users Current Series ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC VOD Content


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Looks like Comcast isn’t playing around with its Xfinity offering. The company has just announced that they’ll be adding ABC and FOX to its video on-demand (VOD) offering today, making them the first TV provider to offer current series TV content from all four major networks. If you remember, Netflix tried to make a big deal that they added CBS content recently. However, the majority of the programming Netflix is allowed to stream is archive material. Hulu is missing content from CBS entirely. Comcast says TV shows from these and other networks will be available for viewing “the day after the TV series’ live broadcast and will be fast forward disabled.”

ABC TV Series
• Body of Proof • Desperate Housewive
• Castle • Grey’s Anatomy
• Cougar Town • Private Practice

 

 

FOX TV Series
• American Dad • Fringe
• America’s Most Wanted • Glee
• Bob’s Burgers • Hell’s Kitchen (available 7/19)
• Bones • Kitchen Nightmares
• Breaking In • Masterchef (available 6/7)
• The Chicago Code • Raising Hope
• The Cleveland Show • The Simpsons
• Cops • Traffic Light
• Family Guy

 

 

CBS TV Series
• Blue Bloods • NCIS: Los Angeles
• CSI • Rules of Engagement
• CSI: Miami • Survivor: Redemption Island
• CSI: NY • The Good Wife
• Hawaii Five-0 • Two and a Half Men
• Mad Love • Undercover Boss
• NCIS

 

 

NBC TV Series
• 30 Rock • Outsourced
• America’s Got Talent (available 6/1) • Parks and Recreation
• America’s Next Great Restaurant • Parenthood
• Celebrity Apprentice • Perfect Couples
• Chase • Saturday Night Live
• Chuck • The Biggest Loser
• Community • The Event
• Friday Night Lights • The Marriage Ref (available 6/27)
• Harry’s Law • The Office
• Law & Order: Los Angeles • The Voice
• Love In The Wild (available 6/2) • Who Do You Think You Are?
• Minute to Win It

These TV series join Comcast’s extensive line-up of approximately 600 TV series On Demand from broadcast networks, popular cable networks such as AMC, Bravo, E!, FX, MTV, National Geographic Channel, Nickelodeon, TBS, TNT, Telemundo and USA as well as premium providers such as HBO, Showtime, Starz and Cinemax. Additionally, Comcast offers hit movies, music and kids programming and more On Demand. Comcast On Demand, which recently passed 19 billion views, is now averaging 350 million views per month. In addition, Comcast continues to offer customers more than 60,000 TV and movie entertainment choices across On Demand, online at XfinityTV.com and on the iPad through the Xfinity TV app.




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