Today, Comcast announces that it has debuted a service to let college students watch live streaming TV over the Web and mobile, with two Boston-area colleges offering it to start. The service, Xfinity On Campus, resembles one already offered by Cambridge startup Philo.
Boston officials have never missed a chance to tout the city as an innovation hub that has the right ingredients to keep smart young workers here after they graduate.
But the officials apparently haven't connected the dots between that idea and how students are actually treated while they're here.
Tonight, startups from the Berklee College of Music, MIT, the Harvard iLab, and Northeastern will pitch at Berklee’s first-ever venture day.