Two California Communities Get VOD

Beginning yesterday, Suddenlink customers in Mammoth Lakes and June Lake, Calif., who have Suddenlink digital receivers, can enjoy Video on Demand (VOD) service, available on Channel 1.

VOD features thousands of viewing choices, many of them in high-definition (HD) format, including movies, sports, news, music and popular cable-network shows. More than a third of the Suddenlink VOD library is free. The rest is available for either a per-view charge or monthly subscription. Viewers can order titles via remote control at any time.

Suddenlink will continue to announce launches of new and enhanced services in other communities as they are confirmed.

Two Calif. Communities Get More HD Channels

Yesterday, we introduced more than 40 new high-definition (HD) TV channels in Mammoth Lakes and June Lake, Calif.

The new channels include HSN HD, QVC HD, Discovery Channel HD, TLC HD, Animal Planet HD, AMC HD, Nickelodeon HD, MSNBC HD, C-SPAN HD, NBC Sports Network HD, CMT HD, MTV HD, VH1 HD, Golf Channel HD, TV Land HD, E! Entertainment HD, OWN HD, Investigation Discovery HD, Disney XD HD, The Hub HD, Destination America HD, The Science Channel HD, BBC America HD, H2 HD, Biography Channel HD, FXX HD, Hallmark Channel HD, Oxygen HD, We tv HD, Fox Business Network HD, MTV2 HD, Fuse HD, Music Choice Play HD, Fox Sports 2 HD, CBS Sports Television HD, Outdoor Channel HD, The Sportsman Channel HD, PAC-12 Network HD, NFL Network HD, Independent Film Channel HD, Sundance HD, Hallmark Movie Channel HD, HBO HD and Showtime HD.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.


Mammoth Lakes Gets Faster Internet Service

This week, we increased the download speeds of our Internet services in Mammoth Lakes, Calif. Services with download speeds of 1.5 and 3 Megabits per second (Mbps) were increased to 15 Mbps. Current customers were upgraded to the new speeds automatically, at no added charge.  A 30 Mbps speed option, the fastest residential service available in Mammoth Lakes, was also introduced.  A 3 Mbps service will continue to be available for customers who want that option.

Olympian Meb Keflezighi Talks Marathon Prep

U.S. Olympic marathoner Meb Keflezighi, a resident of Suddenlink-served Mammoth Lakes, Calif., recently spoke with USA Today about his preparation for the London Games. Watch the video here.