Xfinity customers can now filter camera motion alerts by people or vehicles

Comcast has announced a new set of security camera features designed to help consumers better spot package theft “Grinches” this holiday season, including the ability to filter motion-triggered activity by people or vehicles, the company said.

The company also released results from a new nationwide survey around Americans´ growing concerns about package theft.

Last year, UPS delivered more than 750 million packages between Thanksgiving and New Year´s Eve, and 2018 online sales are expected to exceed last year´s numbers. According to the new survey findings, commissioned by Comcast and conducted by Wakefield Research, nearly one in four people report being a victim of package theft and nearly half know someone who has had a package stolen.

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