Cable Programming to Commemorate 9/11

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Beginning today, new and returning television documentaries, specials and movies will mark the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America. Channel Guide Magazine has a lengthy list of programming that will recall the events and their impact on the country.

Included are specials on Animal PlanetHistory and Discovery Channel, which are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

On Demand: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

Action adventure “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Steve Rogers, better known as Captain America, joins forces with Black Widow to combat a new threat from old history, the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier. Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L. Jackson star.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Robin Williams Collection On Demand

Celebrate the life and career of comedy legend Robin Williams with the latest collection on Suddenlink On Demand. The lineup features more than a dozen films starring the late actor, including “Mrs. Doubtfire,” “Dead Poets Society,” “Flubber” and “Night at the Museum.” This collection will be available through Sept. 19.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. To view the collection, go to “Movies & Events,” “Special Features,” “Robin Williams.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

MAX 107.0 Internet Launches in Enid, Okla.

Beginning today, Oklahoma residential customers in Enid can get our High-Speed Internet MAX 107.0 service. MAX 107.0 features a download speed up to 107 megabits per second (Mbps) and an upload speed up to 5 Mbps, the fastest residential service in these communities.

Since spring of 2010, MAX 107.0 has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arizona: Camp Verde, Sedona and Village of Oak Creek
  • Arkansas: Arkadelphia, Atkins, Batesville, Dover, El Dorado, Heber Springs, Hot Springs Village, Jonesboro, Malvern, Mountain Home, Newport, Pocahontas and Russellville
  • Louisiana: Alexandria, Bossier City (including Barksdale Air Force Base), DeRidder, Grambling, Haughton, Lake Charles, Minden, Natchitoches, Ruston and Sulphur
  • Mississippi: Greenville and Greenwood
  • Missouri: Aurora, Branson, Monett, Nixa, Ozark and St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Bethel, Chocowinity, parts of Edgecombe County, Enfield, Greenville, Kinston, LaGrange, New Bern, Parmele, Rocky Mount, Scotland Neck, Tarboro, Walnut Creek, Washington, Washington Park, Williamston, and other parts of Beaufort, Lenoir,Martin, and Wayne Counties
  • Oklahoma: Seminole, Stillwater, Wewoka
  • Texas: Abilene, Amarillo, Bryan-College Station, Conroe, Georgetown, Gladewater, Henderson, Jarrell, Kingwood, Pflugerville, Lake Conroe, Leander, Lufkin, Lubbock, Midland, Post, San Angelo, Shallowater, Tulia, Tyler, Whitehouse, Wolfforth
  • West Virginia: the majority of Boone, Cabell, Gallia, Jackson, Kanawha, Mason, Meigs (Ohio), Pleasants, Putnam, Washington, Wetzel, Wirt, and Wood counties

New On Demand: ‘Blended’

Romantic comedy “Blended” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Following a bad blind date, two single parents accidently take their children to the same vacation resort in the African Savannas. Their attraction grows as their respective children benefit from the relationship. Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore star.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Connected Home Launches for Customers

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Today, we announced the launch of Connected HomeSM, an automation service that offers 24/7 professional monitoring and remote control of various home functions.

The new service offers all of the features of our existing home security, but also ads the ability to remotely arm and disarm the security system; control lights, thermostats and door locks; receive text and email notifications; and remotely view streaming video and pictures inside and outside of the home.

With the Connected Home app, customers can control their homes remotely from a desktop, smart phone or other connected device.

Available monitoring devices include carbon monoxide, smoke and flood detectors, image sensors, indoor and outdoor cameras, plug-in dimmer and lamp modules, garage door sensors, glass break sensors and panic buttons.

For more information and to determine availability, visit Suddenlink.com/security or call 877-291-9417.

New On Demand: ‘Moms’ Night Out’

Comedic film “Moms’ Night Out” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Allyson and her friends long for a much-needed moms’ night out. However, to enjoy an evening of fancy dinner and adult conversation, they must first trust their husbands to watch the kids. Sarah Drew, Sean Astin and Patricia Heaton star.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Holiday Weekend

Labor-Day-Weekend-6We’ll take a short break for Labor Day weekend, resuming posts Tuesday, Sept. 2.

 

New On Demand: ‘Draft Day’

Sports film “Draft Day” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

The NFL Draft has arrived, and General Manager Sonny Weaver Jr. faces the biggest decision of his life as he trades for the number one pick. While he is granted the opportunity to rebuild his team, he also risks life-changing sacrifices. Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner star.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

WatchESPN Now Available

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We have launched WatchESPN, the app and website that allow viewers to watch live ESPN, anytime. Suddenlink customers now have access to ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU, ESPN News, ESPN Deportes, the Longhorn Network and the SEC Network.

Access to each network is based on customer video subscription. Content will be available on computers, tablets, smartphones and TV connected devices:

  • Online at WatchESPN.com.
  • Mobile on a smartphone or tablet with the WatchESPN app. The app is available to download free of charge at the Apple iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store.
  • Using ROKU and AppleTV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.

WatchESPN offers easy access with a single login for authentication. We will continue to add more networks to the Suddenlink2GO app on additional mobile devices.