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Now that the NFL has released it's schedule, and for the first time have FULL SLATE of Thursday Night games(weeks 2-15). Here is a link to the schedule:

http://www.nfl.com/schedules/2012/TNF

Some intriguing games, especially early on and at mid season.

Over the last few years the games that were presented during the last 6-7 weeks of the season were usually boring/horrible. Not all of course, but most. And this was typical since CBS/FOX/NBC were paying all that money and wanted the best games.

But this year looks different.

My question is obvious: Do you think this, in any way/shape/form makes TWC and Cablevision(or just one) get to the bargaining table and hammer out a deal so their customers(I am with TWC) will have NFL Network(and Redzone) by the beginning of the football season? Or are we F'ed again?

I believe more in the latter, then the former, but still holding out hope. I was in TWC/Cablevisions corner for the most part, and agreed that the NFL Network should most likely be on a Sports Tier(like NHL Network where i am). But if it was in the digital variety tier(along with MLB Network) I would not complain.

Other than the last game(Bengals at Eagles and Colts at Jaguars), all of the other games are Conference and/or divisional matchups. I can't speak for the end of the of the year, but up until week 10, al those games should be good/important games.

I hope it does, but I just think they(both sides) won't budge from their current positions.
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Andy,

- Primetime is spelled wrong at the top.

- Discovery Kids HD is now The Hub HD

- There is no more Wedding Central HD.

I also am not sure if Playboy HD has launched on a TWC system yet.

Other than that, well done.
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Now that the NFL has released it's schedule, and for the first time have FULL SLATE of Thursday Night games(weeks 2-15). Here is a link to the schedule:

http://www.nfl.com/schedules/2012/TNF

Some intriguing games, especially early on and at mid season.

Over the last few years the games that were presented during the last 6-7 weeks of the season were usually boring/horrible. Not all of course, but most. And this was typical since CBS/FOX/NBC were paying all that money and wanted the best games.

But this year looks different.

My question is obvious: Do you think this, in any way/shape/form makes TWC and Cablevision(or just one) get to the bargaining table and hammer out a deal so their customers(I am with TWC) will have NFL Network(and Redzone) by the beginning of the football season? Or are we F'ed again?

I believe more in the latter, then the former, but still holding out hope. I was in TWC/Cablevisions corner for the most part, and agreed that the NFL Network should most likely be on a Sports Tier(like NHL Network where i am). But if it was in the digital variety tier(along with MLB Network) I would not complain.

Other than the last game(Bengals at Eagles and Colts at Jaguars), all of the other games are Conference and/or divisional matchups. I can't speak for the end of the of the year, but up until week 10, al those games should be good/important games.

I hope it does, but I just think they(both sides) won't budge from their current positions.

While I hate how they have the exclusive "Sunday Ticket" deal with Direct TV, I hope a deal can get done so I can have that RedZone channel.

Apparently, they got close last year so we will see what happens.
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Andy,

- Primetime is spelled wrong at the top.

- Discovery Kids HD is now The Hub HD

- There is no more Wedding Central HD.

I also am not sure if Playboy HD has launched on a TWC system yet.

Other than that, well done.

Not Playboy HD, but Hustler HD is available here on the Rochester system. Channel 1621, I believe.

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Andy,

- Primetime is spelled wrong at the top.

- Discovery Kids HD is now The Hub HD

- There is no more Wedding Central HD.

I also am not sure if Playboy HD has launched on a TWC system yet.

Other than that, well done.

thanks fixed
leaving playboy on for now

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My question is obvious: Do you think this, in any way/shape/form makes TWC and Cablevision(or just one) get to the bargaining table and hammer out a deal so their customers(I am with TWC) will have NFL Network(and Redzone) by the beginning of the football season? Or are we F'ed again?

Last August, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was quoted as saying You'll be happy to know we are in negotiations today with Time Warner. We're trying to get that done". Mr. Goodell also said the league will accept nothing short of full distribution for the channel.

Reports in September said 'both parties had made a good deal of headway in recent weeks. Not only were the two sides inching closer on a carriage fee, but TWC had agreed to place NFL Network on a basic digital tier, rather than a pricey sports tier.'

Then on October 7th, things hit the fan and both sides walked out of a Time Warner Cable conference room without scheduling a follow-up meeting. So apparently it was close at one point, but no cigar.

In light of the fact the NFL wants (and needs) as much carriage as possible, the increased schedule of exclusive games, and the fact the NFL is the most valuable sports franchise in television, one would think a deal would get done.

On the other hand, a sports TV expert was recently quoted in The New York Post, If the people at Time Warner Cable have not given in now, then five games isn't going to do it.

I really don't know what will happen. No one does.

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Steve Mehs: Hustler HD is definitely available. A lot of TWC and BHN systems got it in February.

Andy: Playboy HD is indeed announced but it could be on a system.

Ken: I still wonder what really happened at that final meeting. I just hope we do not get teased again this year.
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In light of the fact the NFL wants (and needs) as much carriage as possible, the increased schedule of exclusive games, and the fact the NFL is the most valuable sports franchise in television, one would think a deal would get done.

It seems to me that means TV wants (and needs) the NFL more than the other way around. The NFL has already done some cable cutting.
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It seems to me that means TV wants (and needs) the NFL more than the other way around. The NFL has already done some cable cutting.

Got a good feeling this year (re: TWC/BHN and NFLN/RZ). Have a little inside info. But, you never know. Either way, we shouldn't really expect any kind of announcement until at least August.

One good sign ... when TWC absorbed the former Insight Cable (who had an existing agreement for the NFL Network) customers a couple of months ago, they left NFLN on those systems. To this day, they still have the NFLN and have had other channels (ex. MLB Network, etc.) added from the TWC line-up. If you recall, this did NOT happen when TWC absorbed Adelphia Cable a few years ago. In that case, when the Adelphia subscribers were switched over to TWC, the NFLN (and other channels) were immediately yanked. There may be some contract details that we don't know about that is keeping the NFLN on the former Insight (now TWC) systems. But, I consider it a good sign that it wasn't just pulled outright when they switched over to Time Warner.
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Last August, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was quoted as saying You'll be happy to know we are in negotiations today with Time Warner. We're trying to get that done". Mr. Goodell also said the league will accept nothing short of full distribution for the channel.

Reports in September said 'both parties had made a good deal of headway in recent weeks. Not only were the two sides inching closer on a carriage fee, but TWC had agreed to place NFL Network on a basic digital tier, rather than a pricey sports tier.'

Then on October 7th, things hit the fan and both sides walked out of a Time Warner Cable conference room without scheduling a follow-up meeting. So apparently it was close at one point, but no cigar.

In light of the fact the NFL wants (and needs) as much carriage as possible, the increased schedule of exclusive games, and the fact the NFL is the most valuable sports franchise in television, one would think a deal would get done.

On the other hand, a sports TV expert was recently quoted in The New York Post, If the people at Time Warner Cable have not given in now, then five games isn't going to do it.

I really don't know what will happen. No one does.

Now that there are 13 games on the NFLN schedule, I think it does increase the value of the channel. So maybe that alone will help the two sides come together as I doubt the NFL is asking more for the channel now than they were last year.
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Got a good feeling this year (re: TWC/BHN and NFLN/RZ). Have a little inside info. But, you never know. Either way, we shouldn't really expect any kind of announcement until at least August.

One good sign ... when TWC absorbed the former Insight Cable (who had an existing agreement for the NFL Network) customers a couple of months ago, they left NFLN on those systems. To this day, they still have the NFLN and have had other channels (ex. MLB Network, etc.) added from the TWC line-up. If you recall, this did NOT happen when TWC absorbed Adelphia Cable a few years ago.

It really isn't up to TWC. Most likely it has to do with the clauses in the contract. There may have been a clause in the Insight/NFLN contract that forbids any new owner from terminating the contract. I really don't think them keeping the NFLN on those systems is any indication of them signing a contract with the NFL in the near future.
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I remember back in 2006 when Time Warner took over Adelphia in the northern part of San Diego County, Adelphia carried NFL Network and when TWC officially took over, TWC ran NFL Network for 30 days due to some court order or legal notice issue. TWC ran a crawler that NFLN will cease to exist on their cable system after the 30 days were up.

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it really isn't up to twc. Most likely it has to do with the clauses in the contract. There may have been a clause in the insight/nfln contract that forbids any new owner from terminating the contract. I really don't think them keeping the nfln on those systems is any indication of them signing a contract with the nfl in the near future.

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I think the reason for the Brighthouse customers keeping NFL Network, for now, is because the buyout by TWC just became official. Meaning FCC approved.

And I "think" in July 2012, TWC OFFICIALLY takes over, and customers may have that 30 day window implemented by TWC that they did too former Adelphia customers in 2006.

I hope not, but I think that could be what is happening, and could be the future move by TWC. Unless of course a deal comes through between the NFL and TWC.
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Bright House does not have NFL Network. You must mean that other cable co.

I'll be happy if we get it this year.
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Your right. I meant to say Insight.
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If TWC doesn't get NFL Network this year, I am gone. Has there ever been a company with worse customer service?

Does anyone know when TWC in Los Angeles will add HD feeds for all of the HBO channels? It really bugs me that I only get HBO (east/west) in HD.

HBO2, Signature, Zone, and Comedy are still only in SD.
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Has there ever been a company with worse customer service?

Verizon?
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press release

April 30, 2012, 10:56 a.m. EDT

The Channel Provides New Cross-Platform Advertising Opportunities for Brands with Curated Content from Healthy Lifestyle Experts Cooking Light and Gaiam TV

NEW YORK, Apr 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Time Warner Cable today announced the launch of Health on Demand, providing 24 hour access to healthy lifestyle content to its Digital Cable customers. This new offering will provide marketers with access to a geographically targeted audience of engaged, hand-raising health content seekers. Health on Demand provides advertisers with the ability to promote their content with two healthy lifestyle partners, Cooking Light, the only epicurean brand positioned at the intersection of great-tasting food and healthfulness, and Gaiam TV, a streaming video subscription service that includes exclusive yoga, Pilates and fitness classes. Local health care providers will also be able to feature patient education videos on the new channel.

"We're always looking to provide our customers with the opportunity to explore and find new offerings from local advertisers while enabling advertisers to reach their key audiences," said Joan Hogan Gillman, President, Time Warner Cable Media. "Health on Demand will create a robust destination for anyone seeking tips and recipes for a healthy lifestyle while allowing advertisers to engage with self-selected heath content seekers and maintaining 100% share of voice with a responsive television audience."

Cooking Light segments will feature recipe makeovers and tips for making healthful food choices. Cooking Light videos available at the launch include Healthy Salads, Kids' Snacks, Get Your Fiber, Cast-Iron Burgers and Key Lime Pie, among others.

"We're excited to partner with Time Warner Cable into this new digital platform because we have great step-by-step video instruction for healthy cooking, and cooking is really the ultimate on-demand activity," said Cooking Light Editor, Scott Mowbray. "People cook daily and need inspiration daily--at the time they're trying to figure out what to make for dinner. The Health on Demand channel is the perfect solution."

Gaiam TV segments will feature videos on exercise and stress reduction, including Cardio Weight Loss, Pilates Energy, Daily Yoga and Buff Moms, among others.

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Saturday, May 26, 2012

This week C-SPAN'S The Communicators begins a series of interviews with cable executives, communications regulators, and a news anchor taped at this week's Cable Show, sponsored by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association.

This week NCTA's president and CEO Michael Powell and Time Warner Cable's Chairman and CEO Glenn Britt look at the state of the cable industry, the widening range of content delivery platforms, as well as some of the current issues facing the industry.

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Saturday, May 26, 2012

This week C-SPAN'S The Communicators begins a series of interviews with cable executives, communications regulators, and a news anchor taped at this week's Cable Show, sponsored by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association.

This week NCTA's president and CEO Michael Powell and Time Warner Cable's Chairman and CEO Glenn Britt look at the state of the cable industry, the widening range of content delivery platforms, as well as some of the current issues facing the industry.

watch online: http://www.c-span.org/Events/The-Com...t/10737430933/

I really can't believe Glenn Britt makes a multi-million dollar salary. He is so clueless. He talks about eliminating set tops and how they need encryption yet the cable industry killed off CableCard for televisions by non support of two way (Tru2Way). Time warner is making some advances at a snails pace. I mean we are over 7 years into Navigator and they are finally giving it resources to get fixed.

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I really can't believe Glenn Britt makes a multi-million dollar salary. He is so clueless.

Yes I bet the average internet poster could do better.
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Yes I bet the average internet poster could do better.

Maybe not the ones who never offer anything constructive and just make sarcastic comments.

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So, the NFL Network is too expensive for TWC (approx $.75)? Yet, TWC wants to charge $3.95 per subscriber for their newly created LA sports networks.

http://www.sportsbusinessdaily.com/D...Media/TWC.aspx
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And yet they think for San Diego, Fox Sports San Diego is too much.

And the FOUL!
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I have ragged on TWC in the past, but in case you missed it, the following announcement from TWC is an epic facepalm moment: http://www.fiercecable.com/story/time-warner-cable-patents-method-disabling-fast-forward-function-dvrs/2012-06-19?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=internal
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If this happens, I might as well give up having DVR service.

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The question is would it be enough to make you at least consider changing providers?
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The question is would it be enough to make you at least consider changing providers?

I would look at possibly a Tivo or just drop Time Warner altogether. People forget that you are basically paying to watch commercial now with there being 3 breaks in a 30 minute show plus the product placement. I don't really have an issue with product placement either unless it's totally in your face and takes away from the show. Product placement is the future (well, here now) of advertising and should be integrated seamlessly. This is such a ridiculous idea. Why is it an issue now?

8/30/2013 - Time Warner Liberation Day!
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Time Warner Cable Brings Customers NBCUniversal’s Coverage Of 2012 London Summer Olympic Games July 25 Through August 12

Time Warner Cable, in agreement with NBCUniversal, today announced a multiplatform content offering for NBCUniversal’s coverage of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games to commence on Wednesday, July 25 through Sunday, August 12. Designed to provide video subscribers with access to NBCUniversal’s more than 5,535 hours of unprecedented Olympic programming, this offering represents the largest number of total Olympics hours ever. Time Warner Cable will offer NBCUniversal’s Olympic content live and on-demand, across multiple digital, mobile and tablet platforms, and for the first time ever, 242 hours of the Games will be available in 3D.

“Time Warner Cable customers in the New York City area will have access to a fantastic Olympic viewing experience via NBC’s coverage,” said John Quigley, Regional Vice President of Operations for New York City, Time Warner Cable. “Being able to watch [live] NBCUniversal’s Olympic programming on TV, online, On Demand, and via other platforms is as close to physically being at each event in London as you can get. And when you add our lineup of interactive features it is like having your own Olympic tour guide walking you through NBC’s comprehensive programming lineup so you can maximize every memorable Olympic moment.”

In addition to extensive coverage on the networks of NBCUniversal, including NBC, NBC Sports Network, MSNBC, CNBC, Bravo and Telemundo, two HD specialty channels and a 3D channel, subscribers can stay connected to the London Summer Olympic Games wherever they go exclusively via NBCOlympics.com, and the NBC Olympics and NBC Olympics Live Extra apps available to mobile and tablet users.

As part of a Time Warner Cable consumer’s video subscription, NBCUniversal is bringing Olympic Games content to subscribers live and on-demand, on television, online, and on mobile and tablet devices via applications. This additional access to NBCUniversal’s Olympic programming extends Time Warner Cable customers’ opportunities to watch the Games wherever they are.

Following are multiplatform offerings that will allow Time Warner Cable customers to watch and be a part of the London 2012 Olympic Games:
NBCUniversal’s Olympics Experience on Time Warner Cable Includes:

· NBCOlympics.com: NBC Olympics Live Extra, the exclusive home of Olympic live stream content at NBCOlympics.com/LiveExtra, is available now to verified customers who subscribe to certain Time Warner Cable video packages and who sign-in by verifying their subscriptions. NBCOlympics.com will live stream more than 3,500 total programming hours, including NBC Sports Network, MSNBC, CNBC and Bravo, for the first time ever so that verified Time Warner Cable customers can easily watch Olympic coverage live online at no additional charge. Those subscribers who sign in and verify their subscriptions by Friday, July 27 can enter the NBC Olympics Live Extra Sweepstake for a chance to win prizes including a trip to the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, an HDTV, and other prizes, courtesy of NBCUniversal. Time Warner Cable customers should follow these verification procedures to access Olympic programming via NBCOlympics.com:


1. Go to NBCOlympics.com/LiveExtra
2. Click the “Click here & Get Ready” button
3. Select Time Warner Cable
4. Sign in using existing Time Warner Cable username and password, or create a Time Warner Cable username and password by clicking “register now.”
5. You are signed in throughout the Games on that device!

· Mobile and Tablet Apps: NBCUniversal will offer two apps for mobile and tablet viewing. The NBC Olympics Live Extra app will be available to verified Time Warner Cable customers and will offer the same live streaming and event replays available via NBCOlympics.com/LiveExtra. Time Warner Cable customers can verify their subscriptions on mobile and tablet devices when the NBC Olympics Live Extra App launches in mid-July. The NBC Olympics app will include short-form highlights, schedules, results, columns and more and will also link to the NBC Olympics Live Extra app.

• On Demand: NBCUniversal is making Olympic highlights and full-event rewinds available via Time Warner Cable’s Video-On-Demand service. See U.S. athletes compete in Diving, Gymnastics, Swimming, and Track & Field with over 100 highlights covering the U.S. Trials.

Pre-Games: Viewers can access more than 120, 4-8 minute clips available in SD and HD.

During the Games: NBCU will offer more than 550 highlight clips, in addition to 240 full-length event replays, available within 24 hours of the event completion, all in HD and SD.

· 3D: Panasonic Corporation of North America and the NBC Sports Group have partnered to make the London 2012 Olympic Games available in 3D to Time Warner Cable customers. The effort will produce 242 hours of coverage and mark the first time that the Olympic Games will be distributed in the U.S. in 3D. The 3D broadcasts will be shown on next-day delay and will span multiple competitions throughout the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games.

· Specialty Channels: Dedicated 24/7 basketball and soccer channels are available to Time Warner Cable customers, and will total 770 hours of NBC’s HD coverage. Available on Channel 449 and 450. 


The 2012 London Olympic Summer Games will run throughout 19 unforgettable days and nights, covering every sport, medal, champion and riveting moment. For more information, visit www.NBCOlympics.com

http://www.qgazette.com/news/2012-07-18/Front_Page/Time_Warner_Cable_Brings_Customers_NBCUniversals_C.html
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