New set-top box helps Comcast halt defections

The majority of cable providers are still offering non-HD channel guides and listings.  All else equal, this stuff makes a huge difference, given how much TV people watch:

[Comcast] says its X1 video platform – an Internet-based system designed to make channel navigation far simpler and intuitive than past cable boxes – as the main reason it was able to halt the video defections.

via New set-top box helps Comcast halt defections – SFGate.