Bonus ‘Divergent’ app content available to Xfinity customers

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Lionsgate’s newly released app for the film Divergent offers over four hours of bonus and interactive content, but even more features for Comcast Xfinity customers who purchase the digital title through the Xfinity On Demand digital…

Cox Doubles Internet Speed in 6 Markets

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How would you like faster downloads for movies and video games? Cox Communications has announced 6 markets will receive upgrades this month that effectively double the internet speed of the Preferred and Premiere service packages. Those…

Time Warner rejects 21st Century Fox proposal

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Time Warner has rejected an unsolicited proposal from Twenty-First Century Fox to acquire all outstanding shares of the company. The offer was a combination of 1.531 of Twenty-First Century Fox Class A non-voting common shares and…

Cablevision subs get Fight Network & FNTSY Sports Network

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Cablevision subscribers now have access to two additional sports channels from Anthem Media Group, including Fight Network and FNTSY Sports Network. Cablevision Optimum TV subscribers can also get both channels when connected to Wi-Fi via the…

Cox to provide 2014 FIFA World Cup everywhere through authenticated apps

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Cox Communications will provide what they are calling “unprecedented coverage” of the 2014 FIFA World Cup from Brazil, with all 64 matches accessible across ABC, ESPN and Univision channels (see list of channels below). In addition…

Time Warner Cable subscribers get preview of Epix HD channels

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Time Warner Cable is currently offering subscribers a preview of the Epix suite of channels through June 18, 2014. Epix for Time Warner Cable customers usually costs an extra $4.99 per month, and includes the Epix…

Showtime channels on preview this Mother’s Day weekend

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This Mother’s Day weekend you can get a preview of Showtime’s lineup of channels through most TV providers. The preview runs from Friday, May 9 through Monday, May 11. Providers that apparently are offering the preview…

Charter to expand in Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal

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This morning Charter and Comcast announced a three-part deal that effectively expands Charter’s geographic footprint and adds approximately 3.9 million customers to their subscriber base. Back in February, Comcast announced its intention to purchase Time Warner Cable…

Comcast increases internet speeds in Northeast

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Comcast has increased internet speeds for Xfinity customers in their Northeast markets, bumping up both Blast and Extreme tiers to 105 Mbps and 150 Mbps, respectively. The increase for Xfinity Internet Blast subscribers more than doubles the speed from…

Comcast Xfinity TV offering all Game of Thrones episodes On Demand

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Missed a few past episodes of Game of Thrones? You still have some time to catch up. As part of Comcast’s Xfinity Watchathon week, the cable TV service provider is offering all previous episodes of Game of…

Many TV subscribers get HBO & Cinemax this weekend

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You might clear up some free space on your DVR to record some movies from HBO and Cinemax this weekend. The premium networks are offering free previews all weekend for most TV service providers, including AT&T…

Comcast Xfinity Watchathon continues through Weekend

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If you’ve been working hard all week and missed the fact that Comcast has been offering free TV episodes On Demand all week, here’s a reminder the marathon runs through the weekend. The Xfinity Watchathon week…

MLB Extra Innings starts Opening Day with a Week Preview

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MLB is offering a preview of MLB Extra Innings this week starting today, March 31 and running through Sunday, April 6. The free preview comes just in time for today’s Opening Day games, for which 13…

Comcast adds 18 Live-Streaming Networks to Xfinity TV Go

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Comcast has added 18 new live-streaming networks to the Xfinity TV Go app for Android and Apple iOS devices. The new live channels include the popular networks A&E, Bravo, Cooking Channel, DIY Network, E!, Food Network, HGTV,…

After deal announced, Netflix streamed faster on Comcast in February

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But there’s still a long way to go.

Charter subscribers get Showtime Anytime access

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It’s been a long time coming but Charter Communications subscribers can now authenticate the Showtime Anytime app for iPhones, iPads, Kindle Fire tablets and mobile Android devices. This gives Charter customers who subscribe to Showtime unlimited…

Netflix agrees to pay Comcast for smooth streaming service

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We’re not gonna say it was due to this bit of complaining we did 10 days ago, but Netflix and Comcast have reached a deal that will reportedly ensure TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly…

Hey Comcast, before that merger, can you do something about your hideous Netflix service?

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It’s just bad news all around.

Comcast to purchase Time Warner Cable for $45.2B

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In an early announcement this morning Comcast will purchase Time Warner Cable for about $45.2 billion in stock, creating what will by far be the largest cable TV service provider with about 30 million subscribers. Comcast…

Time Warner Cable boasts 183 HD channels

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In their 2013 Q4 and full-year financial statement, Time Warner Cable boasted 183 HD channels on average for video customers to choose from. We’re pretty certain this number is counting VOD or PPV options, though, as…

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