I recently subscribed to AT&T UVerse ( till June 10th 2013)and they allowed Fast Forwarding. So it seems to me something more is going on then the simple excuse that this is a restriction placed on cable providers by the networks. I can understand not allowing fast forwarding through commercials but Comcast should allow us to have some control during the program. I suspect Comcasts cable box has some limitations that the UVERSE cable box doesn't. I just wish Comcast was up front with us on exactly what is causing this issue and that they're working on solutions to help make our user experience more pleasant. Frankly the VOD system is useless for me and we use other options to allow us to catch up on certain shows.
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