Arizona Communities Get Trio of TiVo Products

Yesterday, we announced the launch of TiVo® HD/DVRs, TiVo Streams and TiVo Minis in the following Arizona communities: Bullhead City, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Lake Montezuma, Flagstaff, Lake Havasu City, Kingman, Parker, Payson, Pine, Sedona and Strawberry. We’re the only multichannel TV service provider in these areas to offer the products.

TiVo HD/DVRs offer access to thousands of hours of entertainment choices, including content from our Video on Demand (VOD) library and the Web, all accessible through TiVo’s advanced search and discovery features.

TiVo Stream, when linked to a TiVo HD/DVR, allows customers to watch TV shows around the house wirelessly on iPod Touch, iPads and iPhones and also transfer digital video recordings to these mobile devices for later viewing outside the home.

TiVo Mini is a space-saving device that can also be linked to a TiVo HD/DVR, making it easier and more economical to create an Any-Room DVR experience. Customers can add one or more TiVo Mini devices to their home network for multi-room access to all the features available on their single TiVo HD/DVR.

‘Wreck-It Ralph’ On VOD Includes Free Magazine

 

Academy Award-nominated animated family film “Wreck-It Ralph” is now available through Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD).

For decades, Ralph has played a video game bad guy. In a bold move, he goes on an action-packed adventure to prove that he is a true hero with a big heart. John C. Reilly and Jack McBrayer lend their voice talents.

Order the movie on demand and receive a free digital “Wreck-It Ralph” magazine. The magazine includes games, comics, puzzles and other activities.  It can be printed or viewed on any Internet-connected device. Learn more.

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

CNBC Bows Two Reality Shows Tonight

Tonight, financial network CNBC enters the world of reality TV with two shows that reflect the channel’s business focus.

At 8 p.m. CT, “Treasure Detectives” features British art appraiser Curtis Dowling and his team of investigators. They help collectors of art and antiques discover if they’re holding trash or treasure. At 9 p.m. CT, “The Car Chasers” focuses on Flat 12 Gallery, a company in Suddenlink-served Lubbock, Texas, that buys cars with intriguing histories, restores them, and tries to make a profit on re-sales.

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

Weather Channel Preps Viewers for Tornadoes

With tornado season just around the corner, The Weather Channel is preparing viewers with Tornado Survival Week. Through Friday, the network is presenting tornado-themed programs dedicated to helping viewers prep for this unpredictable time of year. Programs will include safety tips and interviews with officials from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Federal Emergency Management Agency, as well as Weather Channel meteorologists.

The Weather Channel is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New on VOD: ‘Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2′

Fantasy drama “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2” is now available through Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD).

In the final chapter of the “Twilight” series, the birth of Bella and Edward’s child ignites forces that threaten all of them. The Cullens must enlist help from vampires around the world to help protect their daughter. Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner star.

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

History Channel Presents ‘The Bible’ Sunday

History Channel will bring Scripture alive in a 10-hour, five-part docudrama miniseries that premieres Sunday at 7 p.m. CT. From Genesis to Revelation, unforgettable stories unfold in “The Bible” through live action and cutting-edge computer-generated imagery.

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

Last Chance to Catch These Five VOD Titles

The clock is ticking on five Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD) titles.

The rental window closes today on horror-comedy “Dark Shadows.”  Other title promotions set to soon expire include: romantic comedy “Hope Springs” (March 4); “Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection” (March 7); “Marvel’s The Avengers” (March 10); and horror thriller “Chernobyl Diaries” (March 15).

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

ESPN2 Airing Bassmaster Classic This Weekend

Most fishing fans know who won the 2013 world championship of bass fishing held last weekend on Tulsa, Okla.’s Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees, but this weekend they’ll get to see all the action on ESPN2. Five hours of Bassmaster Classic coverage begins tomorrow (8 a.m. CT) with the first day’s competition. Coverage will conclude Sunday (9 p.m. CT) with four hours of day two action and the crowning of the champion.

ESPN2 and ESPN are available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Characters Unite Nominations Due March 15

 

The nomination period for USA Network’s Characters Unite Awards runs through March 15. Suddenlink is again partnering with USA Network for the third annual awards, which are part of the network’s ongoing public affairs campaign to address social injustices and bridge cultural divides. The program recognizes extraordinary individuals who have made significant and lasting efforts to champion civil and human rights in their communities.

Entries, including a maximum 500-word essay on how the nominee meets the criteria of character, impact and influence, can be submitted online.