DirecTV adds Longhorn Network HD channel

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Today, DirecTV added the Longhorn Network to their HD channel lineup, that airs over 175 exclusive events a year from University of Texas varsity sports teams. The channel also broadcasts shows such as the daily Longhorn Extra news…

Here’s an updated Verizon FiOS TV HD channel list


Every so often we update the list of HD channels available with Verizon’s FiOS TV service. Some of some of the changes  we’ve listed have been in effect for a while, while others are more recent…

Suddenlink inks deal with Sony Movie Channel HD


Suddenlink and Sony Movie Channel have come to a multi-year agreement that gives subscribers access to the high-definition movie channel. The channel is currently playing films such as First Knight, The Toy, Clive Barker’s The Plague, and Stir Crazy…

AT&T U-verse HD channel update


From time to time we update the list of HD channels available with AT&T’s U-verse TV service. While some of the changes listed below are fairly recent, others we’ve just been keeping track of. Some recent…

SEC Network now in HD on Verizon FiOS networks


Verizon FiOS TV customers can now get SEC Network in HD everywhere FiOS is offered. The channel originally launched in standard definition on August 28, 2014 (with the exception of Florida and Texas where the channel launched in…

SEC Network Launches Across TV Platforms

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SEC Networks launched today across major TV service providers including AT&T U-verse, Bright House Networks, Charter, Comcast Xfinity, Cox, DIRECTV, DISH, Google Fiber, and Time Warner Cable, and many other providers nationwide. The ESPN-owned network plans to cover…

AT&T will launch SEC Network on U-verse Channel 1607


AT&T U-verse will carry SEC Network when it launches on August 14. The ESPN-owned network broadcasts in 720p( HD) and 480i (SD), and will be available on U-verse channels 1607 (HD) and 607 (SD). AT&T was…

DIRECTV will carry SEC Network upon launch [Updated]

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DirecTV has announced carriage of the SEC Network when it launches on August 14, just in time for the start of the season games featuring Texas A&M vs. South Carolina and Temple vs. Vanderbilt on August 28….

Looking for BIO Channel? It’s now FYI.


If you’ve been looking around for BIO channel you may have already noticed it’s been re-branded as FYI. The A+E Networks-owned channel switched from BIO to FYI as of July 7, with a change to more…

Showtime channels on preview this Mother’s Day weekend


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…

Weather Channel Back on DIRECTV, New Features Added

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Here’s some good news for DirecTV subscribers looking for weather information. The Weather Channel is back on DirecTV and can be found on Channel 362 in high definition. As well as providing DirecTV subscribers with national and…

AT&T launches Time Life HD channel on U-verse


AT&T has launched the Time Life Channel in both standard-definition (SD) and high-definition (HD) on Channels 229 and 359, respectively. Subscribers with the U-family and above packages will be able to get the channels. “The Time…

AT&T launches Sportsman channel in HD


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


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


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


[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


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


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


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…