That could potentially make the cable giant a competitor to Verizon and AT&T for a subset of the country. Comcast has just over 28 million customers.
It plans to create a service that would run on its 15 million Wi-Fi hotspots and use Verizon's wireless network, which it has a deal to resell.
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts confirmed the company's plans at an investment conference Tuesday in New York.
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