Comcast launches TV app featuring Vizzion/INRIX traffic cameras
Comcast’s latest entertainment platform, XFINITY X1, brings traffic cameras powered by Vizzion/INRIX into millions of homes across the US. The X1 cable platform comes pre-loaded with useful, everyday apps including Facebook, Pandora, Sports, Weather, and Traffic. The XFINITY Traffic app features traffic flow maps and the latest road incidents and traffic cameras for multiple cities.
Vizzion traffic camera linked to a recent incident on Comcast's XFINITY X1 platform.
Incidents in the XFINITY Traffic app are connected to the closest traffic camera to give the user the most up to date picture of the road conditions, allowing for ‘ground-truth’ visual verification of how weather events, congestion, and traffic incidents will affect their day. Comcast’s XFINITY X1 end users have access to Vizzion’s 20,000 US traffic cameras in 300 cities.
Vizzion provides data from over 44,000 traffic cameras in 32 countries worldwide to the broadcast, web, mobile, automotive, fleet management, and PND/GPS industries. With authorization from more than 150 different public and private transport agencies in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australasia, and Africa, Vizzion is the leading provider of traffic camera data and services. Traffic cameras are a proven way for websites and application providers to attract new customers and encourage repeat usage. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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