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Comcast’s NBCUniversal will launch the live and on-demand streaming service Peacock in April 2020. Operations and figures: Comcast experienced another sharp video subscriber decline in Q3 2019, losing 238,000 subscribers to bring its footprint abruptly down to 24.1 million, adding to the hefty 224,000 subs loss in Q2. However, high-speed internet was again the success story of the quarter in subscriber terms, as Comcast gained 379,000 signatures to close in on 28.2 million broadband customers. This pushed high-speed internet revenue up by 9.3% to $4.7 billion in Q3, from total cable communications revenue of $14.6 billion, up 4%. Technology suppliers: Security: Adobe Primetime, Microsoft PlayReady, Widevine, multi-DRM in-house. Set top: X1 hybrid QAM IP from Arris and Technicolor. CDN: In-house.…

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