Comcast Xfinity adds home automation to X1 and xFi platforms

CNET | 1/10/2018 | Molly Price
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Comcast Xfinity is adding home automation integrations to its xFi and X1 platforms.

Comcast Xfinity in September acquired Stringify, a cloud-based internet-of-things service provider with more than 500 products compatible with its app. Comcast Xfinity announced Wednesday here at CES that the company is bringing the technology behind Stringify to the Xfinity line of services including X1 TV and voice remote, xFi Wi-Fi, Xfinity Home, and Xfinity Mobile.

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If you're an Xfinity customer with the X1 voice remote, you'll now be able to use voice commands for smart home devices through the X1 voice remote. Currently, the X1 voice remote works with Xfinity security products including thermostats, locks and cameras. The Xfinity app will get an update for home automation, including suggestions for scenes to trigger multiple...
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