AT&T launches Sportsman channel in HD

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Although the Sportsman channel has been available on AT&T U-verse since 2005, not since this month has the channel been available in HD. The new high-definition feed, launched on Feb. 7, can be found on channel 1642…

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…

Charter TV expanding HD channels in Missouri & Southern Illinois markets

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Charter Communications is upgrading their service in Missouri and Southern Illinois markets to bring the HD channel count to approximately 200, after customers upgrade to the provider’s all-digital system. Along with the addition of more High…

NFL Wild-Card Weekend Playoff Schedule

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[UPDATED: Get the latest NFL schedules here.] Here’s the NFL Wild-Card Weekend Playoff Schedule for the 2013/2014 season. It’ll be a great weekend for pro football, as eight teams battle to advance to the following week’s playoffs….

BBC launches five new subscription-free HD channels

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The BBC has launched five new subscription-free HD channels in the UK, including BBC Three HD, BBC Four HD, BBC News HD, CBeebies HD and CBBC HD. The channels are also now available (in HD) for mobile…

AT&T U-verse launches BBC America in HD

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Over the weekend AT&T launched BBC America in high definition (1080i) on U-verse Channel 1188. BBC America was already available to U-verse subscribers on channel 188, but only in standard definition (480i). The channel will only live…

Netflix Poised to Expand to Cable Set-Top Boxes in 2014

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Netflix, a company once on the verge of everyone’s tech death pool, has begun discussions with several pay-TV service providers to be included as an app on smart set-top boxes, and may finalize their first deal as early as the first business quarter of 2014.

Three Pac-12 Networks launch on AT&T U-verse TV

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If you’re an AT&T television subscriber you may have noticed the company added Pac-12 Network channels to the U-verse TV lineup. The national Pac-12 Network can be found in HD on channel 1759, or in SD…

AT&T U-verse adds beIN SPORT HD channels to TV lineup

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AT&T has added beIN SPORT and beIN SPORT en Espanol to the U-verse TV channel lineup, providing sports coverage in both English and Spanish languages. beIN SPORT focuses on international soccer more than any other sport, broadcasting…

DIRECTV adds ESPN Deportes in HD

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Here’s some great news for sports fans who speak Spanish. DirecTV has launched ESPN Deportes in HD, bringing sporting events from around the world in Spanish-language. The channel, first launched on Aug. 26, includes coverage of MLB, NBA,…

DirecTV launches beIN SPORT en Español in HD

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DirecTV has launched beIN SPORT en Español in HD, giving Spanish-language viewers the chance to watch sports events from around not typically found on U.S. networks. beIN SPORT focuses on soccer, or fútbol, more than any…

Google In Talks With NFL For Sunday Ticket Games

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Google is now in serious talks with the NFL to possibly carry the Sunday Ticket games for which DirecTV has had the exclusive rights since 2009.

FOX Sports 2 replaces FUEL TV

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The launch of FOX Sports 2 on Aug. 17 was less publicized than the FOX Sports 1 launch and replacement of Speed TV. FOX Sports 2, according to FOX Sports, will be an extension of FOX…

Fox Sports 1 launches this weekend, no more Speed TV

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This morning Fox Sports 1 launched on most major TV service providers, including AT&T U-Verse, Cox, DIRECTV, DISH, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon FiOS. The channel has close to 5,000 hours of programming planned annually, made…

CBS Blackout Continues For Time Warner Customers

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If you’re a Time Warner customer who actively watches CBS programming you may be in for a long standoff between the two corporations.

Did DIRECTV make HD channel changes?

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If you just tried to tune-in to your favorite HD channel today and found it’s not there…you’re not going crazy. DIRECTV has made over a dozen channel changes effective today that affect networks such as Independent…

Charter adding 80 new HD channels in SoCal markets

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Charter Communications will soon be adding 80 new HD channels in Glendale and Burbank, California. In Long Beach, the company will add 79 new HD channels. The upgrades in those markets will start in August, and…

DIRECTV making HD channel changes July 31

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DIRECTV is making some HD channel changes we thought you should know about. Starting July 31, there are 15 channel adjustments affecting high-definition networks such as The Movie Channel, IFC, HDNet Movies, Hallmark Movie Channel, and…

Comcast adds 69 HD networks in Santa Cruz County, converts to all digital services

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  Here’s some good news for Santa Cruz residents who were waiting patiently for Comcast to upgrade their analog networks. The company has finished its digital conversion in Santa Cruz County areas, making room on previously…

Epix offers free EpixHD, Madonna tour premiering

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Epix is currently offering a free preview this weekend and 14-day trial of EpixHD with all major TV service providers. If you sign-up this weekend, you’ll also get a chance to see the premiere of Madonna:…