Cable Site Helps with Moving Day

CABLEMOVER offers a tool to help customers locate a cable provider for their new home.  The site also includes resources to help make moving day run more smoothly, with articles like “Packing Home Technology for a Safe Journey;” a Lifetime video, “Relieve Moving Day Stress,” tips for decorating your new home entertainment room, and more.

New on VOD: Disney Pixar Movies Collection

This month’s children’s movie collection on Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD) features classic Disney Pixar hits. The lineup includes “Monsters Inc.,” “The Incredibles,” “Up,” “Finding Nemo,” and the three “Toy Story” flicks. The collection also includes free mini-features for the upcoming theatrical release of “Monsters University.”

Where Suddenlink VOD is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. To view the Disney Pixar collection, go to “Movies & Events,” “Special Features,” “Disney Pixar Movies.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.

TNT Presents Competition Series Doubleheader

Two new reality competition series debut tonight on TNT. At 7 p.m. CT, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hosts “The Hero.” He tasks nine players with tests of physicality, mental agility and honesty to determine which of them deserves to be called the ultimate hero.

An hour later, “72 Hours” follows three teams of three strangers, armed with only a bottle of water and a GPS device, as they are dropped into challenging terrain and given three days to find a briefcase full of cash.

TNT is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New on VOD: ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’

The fifth installment of the “Die Hard” film series, “A Good Day to Die Hard,” is now available through Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD), 28 days before Netflix and Redbox.

Unorthodox, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane (Bruce Willis), for the first time, finds himself on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son. Jai Courtney and Sebastian Koch have supporting roles.

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

Discovery Honoring ‘Storm Chasers’ Tonight

Tonight at 9 p.m. CT, Discovery Channel will pay tribute to the three “Storm Chasers” stars who were killed gathering scientific data during last week’s Oklahoma tornadoes. To honor Tim Samaras, Carl Young and Paul Samaras, Discovery Channel will air an enhanced episode of “Mile Wide Tornado: Oklahoma Disaster” that will include highlights and special scenes of all three men from past episodes of the “Storm Chasers” series.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New on VOD: ‘Escape From Planet Earth’

Family animated sci-fi comedy “Escape From Planet Earth” is now available on Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD).

When an astronaut from the blue-alien planet Baab gets trapped on a dangerous planet called Earth, his risk-averse brother must save him.

Jessica Alba and Brendan Fraser lead an all-star cast that includes Ricky Gervais, Sofía Vergara, Sarah Jessica Parker, William Shatner, Chris Parnell, George Lopez, Craig Robinson, Jane Lynch and  others.

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

Study: Mobile TV Viewers Stay Home

A new study conducted for the Council For Research Excellence suggests most mobile TV viewing is taking place in consumers’ homes.  Drama and comedy series, the study says, are the most-viewed programs on smartphones, tablets and other devices.   The most common reason cited for at-home watching on mobile devices? Convenience and multi-episode “binging.”

Watch Okla. Benefit Concert on Demand

If you missed or would like to re-watch  Blake Shelton’s “Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert,” it’s available through Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD) and Suddenlink2GO through June 5.

To watch on VOD, go to channel 1 > Free! > All Channels A-Z > NBC.

For Suddenlink2GO, visit Suddenlink > Suddenlink2GO > All Networks A-Z > NBC. 

Note: You must have a Suddenlink online account to access all Suddenlink2GO content. Simply visit suddenlink.net, select the “Not Registered? SIGN UP NOW” option — found next to the “Log In” link on the right side of the page — and follow the provided instructions.

Four More Networks Join Suddenlink2GO

FOX, Lifetime, A&E, and History have been added to the  Suddenlink2GO lineup.

With Suddenlink2GO, our customers can watch more than 200,000 movies, clips and shows from 300-plus networks on their personal or laptop computers.

Note: You must have a Suddenlink online account to access all Suddenlink2GO content.  Simply visit suddenlink.net, select the “Not Registered? SIGN UP NOW” option — found next to the “Log In” link on the right side of the page — and follow the provided instructions.

Repair or Replace a Slow Computer ?

When laptop or PC performance becomes unbearably slow, the big question is often “Should I have it fixed or replace it?”

USA Today contributor Kim Komando suggests some inexpensive steps that may detect and repair software issues. Komando’s advice if hardware fixes are needed: “Compare the estimated cost to fix it with the price of a new system. If it’s more than 50 percent or your computer is older than four years, replace it.”