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post #8731 of 8742 Old 01-28-2015, 06:45 AM
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I am using a mogle antenna to get HD broadcast but sometimes I can't get ABC or FOX. Cablevision told me they would charge me $10/month if I had a cablecard even though I have broadband service with them. Is anyone else getting this service? how much are you paying for your cablecard?
I pay $2 a month for the Cable Card for my TiVo.
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Anyone get the new modem in the mail from CV? Cheapos don't even give you a battery. Its better to buy on on Amazon for about $14.. Cablecard costs $2. for me..

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I have not used my surround system in a while and decided to use it last night to watch the Islander game. I noticed that even though my receiver lit up Dolby Digital, I was hearing the announcers from the front surrounds. Not sure if Islander games were always like this.
So just to double check, I switched to the Met game on SNY, and I also heard the announcers through the front surrounds, when I know for a fact it was not always like that in the past.
The Yankee game on YES did have only dialogue coming from the center speaker.
Was wondering if anyone else noticed this, and is it the networks, or is it Cablevision?
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Which stations are CBS on cablevision besides channel 2?

What you got back home, little sister, to play your fuzzy warbles on? I bet you got little save pitiful, portable picnic players. Come with uncle and hear all proper! Hear angel trumpets and devil trombones. You are invited.
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which stations are cbs on cablevision besides channel 2?
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thanks but I meant what other networks are part of CBS.

Like NBC has MSNBC. Fox gas Fox News and Fox Business...

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thanks but I meant what other networks are part of CBS.

Like NBC has MSNBC. Fox gas Fox News and Fox Business...
CBS owns CBS Sports Network, Showtime, the Smithsonian Channel and is a co-owner of The CW.
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CBS owns CBS Sports Network, Showtime, the Smithsonian Channel and is a co-owner of The CW.
Also locally WLNY 10/55 is a CBS owned station.
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CBS also owns the former TV Guide Network, now known as Pop. Cablevision does not currently carry this channel.
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Cablevision vs FIOS

My daughter just got her own place near pelham bay park. I offered to pay her first two years of "triple play".

Cablevision silver, free multiroom dvr + phone + 50mps Internet is $155 total after taxes and NO contract.

FIOS Extreme, quantum dvr + phone + 50mps internet is $212 total after taxes with 2 year contract. heavy taxes of $25 plus they charge $20/mnth for DVR

Is the PQ of FIOS worth $700/yr extra?
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Cablevision vs FIOS

My daughter just got her own place near pelham bay park. I offered to pay her first two years of "triple play".

Cablevision silver, free multiroom dvr + phone + 50mps Internet is $155 total after taxes and NO contract.

FIOS Extreme, quantum dvr + phone + 50mps internet is $212 total after taxes with 2 year contract. heavy taxes of $25 plus they charge $20/mnth for DVR

Is the PQ of FIOS worth $700/yr extra?
you're much better off posting your question in the fios forum where people actually have fios and likely had Cablevision before.
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Cablevision vs FIOS

My daughter just got her own place near pelham bay park. I offered to pay her first two years of "triple play".

Cablevision silver, free multiroom dvr + phone + 50mps Internet is $155 total after taxes and NO contract.

FIOS Extreme, quantum dvr + phone + 50mps internet is $212 total after taxes with 2 year contract. heavy taxes of $25 plus they charge $20/mnth for DVR

Is the PQ of FIOS worth $700/yr extra?

I had CV in Huntington , changed over to fios 1+year ago, and still have CV at the beach as fios is not/will never be offered in Montauk


my observations having have/had both... I can't see a diff in PQ... no diff in tel. service, and internet is def faster with fios... but I have 75/75 with fios, and whatever standard they give u with CV , which is prob 20/5...


if it was me, I'd go with the cheaper service... when my fios contract is up, i'll see who gives me the cheaper $$$ and go with the,,


I will say u get more stations with fios... but most of them I don't watch, so no advantage there
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