News of Note—Comcast, WOW!, Synacor, Verizon, Vimeo and more

News of note

Here is some of the other news we've been tracking today:

> Comcast has announced the national rollout of its customer notification service RealTime Assist. Release

> Software and services vendor Synacor has announced the rollout of a new customer service portal for WOW!. Release

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> Verizon has bumped minimum Fios speeds from 50 Mbps to 100 Mbps in a number of markets. DSL Reports article

> Vimeo announced today that all its members can now upload HDR videos to the platform and sell those videos through Vimeo On Demand or with a custom subscription-based model. FierceOnlineVideo article

> T-Mobile will deploy 5G service nationwide by 2020, CTO Neville Ray said this morning. And it will leverage much of its new 600 MHz to do so. FierceWireless article

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