The Texas Cable Association (TCA) recently issued two press releases: statement on SB 1087, which provides a more level playing field for video service providers and announcement about our new Board of Directors.
The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, today announced the 2011 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program. “Each year, we are excited to provide scholarships for these talented students,” said Charisse Lille, vice president, Community Investment of Comcast Corporation and president of the Comcast Foundation. “Comcast seeks students who demonstrate leadership abilities in school activities and who reflect a strong commitment to community service. These students are our future leaders and we hope these scholarships will help to power their dreams for success.”
After a three-month project, Suddenlink completed the transition to an all-digital TV lineup in Nacogdoches, Texas. All-digital TV provides superior picture and sound quality. As a result of the upgrade, numerous high-definition (HD) TV channels joined the lineup. They include: Versus HD, Lifetime Movie Network HD, Speed HD, The Outdoor Channel HD, Headline News HD, E! HD, truTV HD, The Science Channel HD, Fox Business Network HD, ESPNews HD, ESPNU HD, Sportsman Channel HD, NFL Network HD, Golf Channel HD, NFL Red Zone HD, Turner Classic Movies HD, and HBO Family East HD.
Suddenlink today announced it has launched its new High Speed Internet 20.0 service in Huntsville. High Speed Internet 20.0 features a download speed of up to 20 Megabits per second (Mbps), which is believed to be the fastest residential Internet service in the area. The 20 Mbps service is enabled by Suddenlink’s deployment of industry leading technology called DOCSIS 3.0. Suddenlink believes it is the only Internet service provider using this technology in its local service area.
Every year an estimated 800,000 children are reported as missing in the United States. In recognition of National Missing Children’s Day on May 25, Time Warner Cable is announcing today the launch of a new Missing Children On Demand category available via their Local On Demand channels, making information about missing children available to millions of Time Warner Cable digital video customers across the state of Texas. The new initiative is in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and will enable Time Warner Cable digital video customers in Texas to support efforts by law enforcement to help bring missing children home.
Time Warner Cable was named the official telecommunications provider for the HP Byron Nelson Championship (HPBNC) by tournament organizers, Salesmanship Club Charitable Golf of Dallas the company announced today. Time Warner Cable’s commercial services division, Time Warner Cable Business Class (TWCBC) is building a network at the site of the annual golf tournament to power video screens on the course, in corporate hospitality villas and to deliver phone and data service to locations where PGA TOUR officials, Salesmanship Club members, spectators, media and vendors are located.
Time Warner Cable customers will have the opportunity to watch Pacquiao vs. Mosley live from MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Saturday, May 7, at 8 p.m. CST. Two forces will collide head-on in an all-action battle for the World Welterweight Championship and Time Warner Cable customers can catch the action with a front row seat on Pay-Per-View, also available in HD in most markets.
UIL Soccer State Championship games now available on Time Warner Cable’s local On Demand channelsApril 26, 2011 – San Antonio – Soccer fans throughout Texas can now relive the UIL boys and girls soccer state championship games on Time Warner Cable’s local On Demand channels.
Suddenlink announced today that it is upgrading technology in Mineral Wells as part of a larger, three-year, companywide program that calls for approximately $350 million of capital investments above and beyond traditional capital spending levels.