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College Friday at Connect Your Home

College Friday at Connect Your Home gave employees another reason to sport their favorite college gear – from the almost daily shout of “Go Ducks” to the weekly appearance of Hoosiers gear along with the many other symptoms of fandom our employees seem to experience on a fairly regular basis. Support for higher education is […]

Facebook Fandom Map

Do you ever get the feeling that Yankee fans seem to be everywhere? Well, according to Facebook engineers they are! Based on which official Facebook MLB team page has the most likes from the people who live in counties across the U.S., they have created a  Facebook Fandom Map. The map is fairly predictable with hometown […]

App Puts An End To Waiting for Appointment Windows

We’ve all been there – you are frustrated because you are stuck waiting at home for the cable guy to come sometime during the four hour window they gave you. Good news – there is an app for that! Well, Comcast is thinking about developing one anyways… Comcast wants to develop an app that allows […]

MLB Teamed Up With Match.com

Is a baseball game a good first date? Match.com and the MLB seem to think so. The online dating service has announced that they are launching 29 new fan pages where singles who are fans of the same team(s) can connect. That’s one fan page for every U.S. team. “The Match.com conversation is one we’ve […]

DISH Viewer Experience Gets Even Better

Did you notice the quality of your TV just got way better? If you’re a DISH customer who is watching the beginning of the National Invitation Tournament or are catching the latest episodes of popular shows, you more than likely did. DISH has added high definition (HD) programming for ESPNU, ESPNews, Disney East and ABC […]

DISH Encourages Bracket Breaks

It’s ok, you can admit it. You’ve snuck a peak at your March Madness bracket a few times at work and even logged into live streams to try to catch just a minute of the action before your boss notices. Well, you’re not alone. DISH’s latest campaign features Hopper the Kangaroo secretly watching college basketball […]

HBO Go Passwords: Do They Really Want You to Share Them?

There has been a lot of misconceptions on HBO’s CEO Richard Plepler’s comments concerning sharing HBO Go passwords. But after all the hype over the online streaming service’s outage disaster during the season finale of True Detective on Sunday, we should set the record straight. In January, BuzzFeed ran a post titled, “HBO’s CEO Doesn’t […]

DISH Releases The Super Joey

DISH releases the Super Joey which gives customers two extra tuners that allows viewers to record two more shows than before bringing the total to eight. One Super Joey is allowed on an account with a Hopper with Sling. Currently, customers with a Hopper with Sling are able to upgrade to the Super Joey for […]

DirecTV Teams Up with WeatherNation

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. & DENVER, Feb 10, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) DirecTV teams up with WeatherNation after its split from The Weather Channel to provide viewers with an enhanced experience with “Local Weather Now.” The new feature gives viewers instant access to local weather anytime and the first-ever Severe Weather Mix – six channels of interactive […]