New On Demand: ‘Need for Speed’

Crime drama “Need for Speed” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Following his release from prison, a street racer joins a cross country competition with revenge in mind. His ex-partner places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins with the most exotic supercars delivering real speed, danger and grit. Aaron Paul and Dominic Cooper 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.

New On Demand: ‘Divergent’

Based on the New York Times best-selling series, “Divergent” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

In a futuristic world divided by factions, Tris Prior discovers a conspiracy about Divergents that will change society forever. She must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before a faction leader destroys them forever. Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet 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.

Shark Week Content Now On Demand

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Shark Week 2014 will feature new destinations, break-through technologies and exciting celebrity guests. The top programming from previous seasons and an all-new episode are available now through Suddenlink On Demand.

Enjoy ten hours of bonus episodes from past seasons, “Shark Bites” short-form action footage, and a sneak peak at one 2014 episode.

The 27th season of Shark Week begins Sunday, August 10, 7 p.m. CT, on Discovery. New episodes will be available the next day On Demand. All Shark Week content will be accessible through Thursday, August 14.

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.

Discovery is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

MAX 107.0 Internet Launches in Stillwater, Okla.

Beginning today, Oklahoma residential customers in Stillwater 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, 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

NCTA Launches New Parental Controls Site

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Cable offers a wide array of programming that serves diverse audiences. To help families manage the programming that comes into their homes, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) has launched a new parental resource site, ControlwithCable.org.

The new site combines the existing ControlYourTV.org and PointSmartClickSafe.org into a single resource for parents looking to learn about cable’s parental controls. Users will find tools aimed at helping parents and caregivers manage their children’s television and online experiences.

Suddenlink customers can find related information on the following Web pages:

Parental Controls for i-Guide Users

Parental Controls for Online Viewing

‘Freeview’ of ‘Outlander’ Offered On Demand

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Beginning August 2, Starz will offer a sneak preview of their newest original series, “Outlander.” Based on the best-selling book series by Diana Gabaldon, “Outlander” is an epic journey through time, spanning the genres of romance, science fiction, history and adventure. The first episode will be available for free to Suddenlink customers who have access to On Demand and Suddenlink2GO.

“Outlander” tells the story of Claire Randall, a combat nurse from 1945, who is mysteriously swept to 18th century Scotland. She finds herself torn between a new romance and the husband she left behind, all while trying to survive an unknown world of centuries past.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out the “freeview” by going to Channel 1, Free!, All Channels A-Z, Starz Preview. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

New On Demand: ‘Sabotage’

Crime drama “Sabotage” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

After robbing one of the world’s deadliest drug cartels, members of an elite DEA task force find themselves being taken down one by one. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sam Worthington and Terrence Howard 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.

New On Demand: ‘Noah’

Action adventure “Noah” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

A man is chosen by his creator to undertake a momentous mission before an apocalyptic flood cleanses the world. “Noah” is inspired by the epic Bible story of courage, sacrifice and hope. Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins and Emma Watson 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.

New On Demand: ‘Cesar Chavez’

Biographical film “Cesar Chavez” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Civil rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez inspired millions of Americans to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a testament to one individual’s power to change the world. Michael Peña, America Ferrera and Rosario Dawson 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.

New Scott Depot, W. Va., Store Unveiled

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Suddenlink regional executives, local leaders and Chamber of Commerce officials recently cut a ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the opening of the newest Suddenlink retail store in Scott Depot, W. Va., at 168 Great Teays Blvd.

The new store offers a whole new experience for customers, with hands-on interactive displays demonstrating Suddenlink services. Counters no longer separate representatives from customers, allowing more personal interaction.

Since September 2011, Suddenlink has unveiled new or renovated stores in Payson, Ariz.; Arkadelphia, Jonesboro, El Dorado, Mountain Home, Pocahontas and Russellville, Ark.; Alexandria, Bastrop, Bossier City, DeRidder, Natchitoches and Ruston, La.; Blythe, Calif.; Greenwood, Miss.; Branson and St. Joseph, Mo.; Rocky Mount, N.C.; Pauls Valley and Stillwater, Okla.; Abilene, Bryan, Conroe, Little Elm, Lubbock and Nacogdoches, Texas; and Beckley and Point Pleasant, W. Va.