1 Gig Service Launches in Four Communities

Residential customers in Huntsville, Lubbock and Midland, Texas and Stillwater, Okla. can now get our new up to 1 Gigabit per second Internet service. Local business owners also have access to this 1 Gig service, along with customized services that Suddenlink has offered for many years that are capable of multi-Gigabit speeds.

Since July, the service has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Missouri: Nixa,
  • North Carolina: Greenville and Rocky Mount
  • Texas: Bryan-College Station

Stay Safe Online this School Year

Internet Safety

Another summer has come to an end, issuing in a new school year. Technology will continue to play a major role in the lives of kids at home and in the classroom, and the Texas Cable Association (TCA) reminds parents to review procedures for keeping students safe online.

From protecting personal information to selecting strong passwords, the TCA covers several best digital practices. Read the Internet safety tips now to prepare for the back to school season.

Watch Mayweather vs. Berto Live on PPV

Floyd Mayweather and Andre Berto

Witness history as Floyd Mayweather, one of the most heralded athletes of our time, puts his undefeated record on the line in a high stakes showdown against the dangerous Andre Berto. The fight will be available live Saturday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m. CT on pay-per-view (PPV) from Suddenlink.

This event is available only to residential, non-commercial customers, at a price of $64.99 ($74.99 in high-definition format where available), which excludes taxes, fees, and equipment charges. The event requires a digital set-top box (receiver) and is available only in areas where Suddenlink offers PPV. Other restrictions may apply. Residential orders can be placed using a digital remote or by calling 877-694-9474 for more information.

Please note that Suddenlink video-on-demand (VOD) and pay-per-view (PPV) are distinct services. Where VOD service is available, Suddenlink customers with digital receivers can find the VOD menu by tuning to Channel 1. In contrast, where PPV service is available, customers should be able to locate the PPV menu through their digital receiver’s interactive channel guide. Alternatively, if customers have trouble locating the PPV menu through the channel guide, they should be able to find it on one of the following channels, depending on where they receive service: 301, 500, 501, 621, 801, 811, 821 or 871.

Two New Magnolia Pictures Now On Demand

Magnolia Collage

Documentaries “Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine” and “Iris” are now available through Magnolia Pictures On Demand, weeks before they will premiere in theaters.

“Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine” takes a look at the personal and private life of the late Apple CEO. Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney unveils the story of Jobs, and what accounted for the grief of so many when he died.

Iris Apfel is a quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has influenced the fashion scene for decades. More than a fashion film, “Iris” tells the story about creativity and how a soaring free spirit continues to inspire.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Enter the Suddenlink ‘La Banda’ Sweeps


In celebration of the premiere of “La Banda,” we are teaming with Univision to send one lucky winner and a guest to Miami. The grand prize includes airfare, hotel and two tickets to attend a show taping.

From producer Simon Cowell, “La Banda” is a reality entertainment competition in search of the ultimate Latino super group. Grammy award-winning artists Ricky Martin, Alejandro Sanz and Laura Pausini will award five contestants a recording contract.  Univision will premiere “La Banda” on Sunday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. CT.

Follow us on Facebook for a chance to enter to win the random drawing, and to learn more about future sweepstakes. To view official rules, visit http://bit.ly/SDLLaBandaSweeps.

Look Out for Online Survey Scam

Cropped Art

Beware of online messages claiming they’re from Suddenlink, including pop-up ads that promise a reward in exchange for completing a survey.

Suddenlink does not send customers surveys via pop-up ads. All Suddenlink surveys are initiated by phone or email, and we will never ask you to provide information like your username, password, social security number or credit card via email or online ads.

If you see these pop-up surveys, please do not reply or click on any embedded links. Your computer may have been infected with malicious adware (malware), which sometimes can happen when installing free software for video recording, managing downloads, etc.

Learn more, including how to remove such malware, here.

‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Now On Demand

Action adventure “Mad Max: Fury Road” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

In the most recent addition to the Mad Max saga, a woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in a post-apocalyptic world, alongside a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper and a drifter named Max. Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult start.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Fall TV Premiere Dates Now Available


Summer is coming to an end, but a promising new season of television is just around the corner. Fall will usher in a multitude of new and returning series across all network and cable channels. With nearly 100 programs premiering soon, TV will surely have something for everyone this season.

View a comprehensive list of every fall 2015 TV premiere now.

Two New Comedies Available On Demand

FYI Comedy Collage

Comedic films “Aloha” and “Smosh: The Movie” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Bradley Cooper stars in “Aloha” as a military contractor who returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs to reconnect with his past love. Rachel McAdams and Emma Stone also star.

In “Smosh: The Movie,” two friends race to re-write history when an embarrassing video surfaces online before their fifth high school reunion. Ian Helcox and Anthony Padilla, of the popular Smosh YouTube Channel, star.

To view trailers for these and other films, visit Suddenlink on YouTube.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.