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Verizon Buys AOL, But What Does That Mean to Customers?

The "Verizon Buys AOL" news has been hitting the airwaves for almost two weeks now. The original bit of news said that Verizon had agreed to pay $50 a share which would come to around $4.4 billion dollars. Since that announcement on the 15th, AOL ...

Charter Buys Time Warner Cable: What This Means for You

Charter Communications has officially released details on a deal to purchase Time Warner Cable for around $56.7 billion. But what does the news that "Charter Buys Time Warner Cable" mean to all of the Cable TV customers involved?

Rumors Circulating That Cablevision Might Be Acquired

Cablevision's shares spiked up to 18 percent Wednesday, partially due to the news that Altive SA is buying Suddenlink Communications, which has some guessing...

Programming the TDS Telecom Remote

You have your TDS Telecom remote (the one with the Cisco logo), but all you can use it with is your set-top box, so we are going to help you program your remote to control other devices. You can use the TV key to operate your television, the DVD the...

How to Save Money When Signing Up For New Internet Service

If you are moving, one of your checklist items is problem "find a new Internet service" – and fast. But should you stick with your new provider, or look for new opportunities? Either way, moving presents an excellent chance to save on Internet costs...

Cablevision to Sell Hulu Streaming TV Subscriptions

Cablevision announced Tuesday they will sell subscriptions to Hulu, which is a streaming TV service that has long been considered a competitor for Cable...

Comcast Kills Time Warner Cable Merger Deal Worth $45B

According to a statement, Comcast nixed their merger agreement with Time Warner Cable Friday, killing a deal that was reportedly worth $45.2 billion. The...

Netflix and Cable TV: More Customers Move to Streaming Video

The battle between Netflix and Cable TV continues, as the trend of consumers canceling their Cable or Satellite TV subscriptions in favor of Netflix or other Internet-delivered TV services continues unabated. Is it a worthy option?

Xbox One Offers Over-the-Air Tuner

Xbox One owners may soon be able to access local channels when they come out with an integrated Community Antenna TV (CATV) tuner later...

Is Cancelling Cable Really the Cheaper Option?

So you think you have made the big decision, you are going to save yourself some money by cancelling Cable TV. However, before you make the call maybe you should take one more look and assess a few things differently ...