We had a great time bringing the #InternetEssentials mission to #Spokane with US Paralympian @ricosled23 and unveiled an accessible digital classroom supplied with digital tools and assistive technology.
Comcast Spectacor and The Cordish Companies broke ground yesterday on #FusionArena: a first-of-its-kind #Esports venue that stands as the largest new-construction, purpose-built Esports arena in the Western Hemisphere. Its primary tenant, the @phl_fusion, is one of 20 international Esports teams competing in the @overwatchleague grand finals happening this weekend. The project will create approximately 500 new direct and indirect construction jobs and generate $1 million in annual economic benefits for #Philadelphia and the state.
#TheOffice was streamed for over 52 billion minutes last year, the most of any subscription video on demand show by nearly double. The beloved @NBC series will stream exclusively on Peacock, NBCUniversal’s new streaming service, beginning in 2021.
Here’s how @Telemundo Headquarters has already made an economic impact for #Miami and #SouthFlorida: 3,400 construction jobs; $475 million in sales for Florida businesses; a 20-year, $360 million projection in Florida taxes moving forward
It’s our pleasure to introduce Amira Polack, Founder and CEO of @StructClub: a tool to help elevate how music-inspired fitness instructors choreograph and deliver classes. Struct Club is one of 11 startups selected for the second Comcast NBCUniversal @lift_labs Accelerator, powered by @Techstars. #startup
Seaweed is at the center of Oceanium LLC, a biotech #startup that develops seaweed-based products including marine-safe bio-packaging. It’s one of 10 startups backed by Sky Ocean Ventures, which is investing in companies with innovative solutions to solve the ocean plastics crisis. @skyoceanrescue
We believe when you make a product more #inclusive, you create a better experience for everyone. That's why we're committed to making our products and services accessible to the widest possible audience. #InclusiveDesign#Accessibility
In our labs, we’ve actually tested Wi-Fi speeds faster than 1.5 Gbps, and the xFi Advanced Gateway is capable of going even faster, as Internet speeds increase and Wi-Fi devices become more powerful. #Speed#Coverage#Control
When students have the power of the #Internet at their fingertips, they can take their dreams all the way to 💯. #InternetEssentials has provided low-cost, high-speed home Internet to more than 8 million people so these future leaders are #ReadyForAnything.
Production is underway on Sky Studios’ first international project: the 6-part drama #TheThirdDay, a co-production with @HBO and starring Jude Law. The Comcast-backed studio also produced the critically acclaimed series #Chernobyl. The series, which sets Law’s character alone on a mysterious island, launches in the U.K. and HBO in the U.S. in 2020.
Last year, 74,814 fans watched Clemson defeat Alabama 44-16 in the college football championship at @LevisStadium: one of the most technologically advanced sports venues in the world. Of those in attendance, 17,440 accessed the stadium’s Comcast-powered #network, amassing 5.1 terabytes of data over Wi-Fi. That’s a lot of #selfies. (Source: @49ers).
As the new school year begins, a reminder of the power we have when we come #together to make a difference. We stood alongside the community of Paradise and watched more than 125 seniors walk across the football field of Paradise High School and accept their diplomas.
Tony Werner, President of Technology, Product, Xperience (right), and Gregory Bryant, @Intel Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Client Computing Group, announced a partnership at @CES focused on enabling ultra-fast Wi-Fi, 10 #gigabit networks and new entertainment experiences within the home.