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TIME WARNER CABLE OFFERS FREE SLINGBOXES IN NEW YORK

August 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Appearing to suggest that Time Warner Cable has seen the future and that it’s the Internet and not television, a company announcement said Wednesday that New York City subscribers to its $99-a-month Wideband 50 high-speed Internet package will receive a rebate for the entire cost of a $299 Slingbox. The Slingbox allows users to watch […]

TIME WARNER DEFENDS ITS IPAD APP

March 25, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Time Warner Cable has rejected claims by some cable networks that it has no right to beam their programs to iPads located in subscribers’ homes. In an interview with today’s (Friday) Wall Street Journal, Melinda Witmer, chief programming officer for the cable company, said that Time Warner Cable is “well within our rights” so long […]

MANY WORLD CUP FANS IN U.K. WILL WATCH ONLINE

June 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Thirty percent of British soccer fans are planning to watch the World Cup online, according to a survey of over 3,000 viewers by the U.K. tech retailer PC World (unrelated to the U.S. magazine). According to the survey, 23 percent said they would be using a personal computer, while nearly 20 percent said they would […]