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Boston and Portland, Oregon has lucked out and became the first cities offering Comcast's mobile phone service. Comcast will be offering a "triple play" (or three-way, as I like to call it because you are getting boned multiple times) package that will include cable TV, Internet and mobile phone service. The mobile service will tack on an extra $33 per month for 200 minutes of service and include the usual voicemail, and other services.

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Other cable companies such as Time Warner and Cox will also be jumping on the mobile phone bandwagon with service available in 2007.

Comcast starts offering wireless phone service [Reuters]