Cablevision Launches 300-channel, Live TV iPad App

Cablevision Optimum App for iPadWhoa, I think Cablevision just hit a home run here. The cable TV provider just surpassed Time Warner Cable's 32 (recently reduced to 20) live TV channel offering via the iPad. Cablevision's new Optimum App for iPad supports approximately 300 live TV channels, provides set-top DVR management, access to VoD content, and enhanced programming search. The [...]

Cablevision Rolls Out the Nation’s First 101Mbps Broadband Service

Cablevision Optimum Service Area GraphicCablevision is announcing today that beginning May 11th the company will begin offering a new 101Mbps downstream / 15Mbps upstream high-speed Internet package called Optimum Online Ultra for $99.95/mo. The package, which will serve the New York metro area, is the nation's first 101Mbps broadband service to hit the impressive benchmark. The closest competitor, Verizon, [...]