Timer Warner Austin and Cablecards. UGH!

January 26th, 2008 · No Comments

Last week was our appointment with Time Warner Cable to install a multi-stream cablecard in our Tivo HD (our holiday gift to ourselves.) Once again they sent a contractor who knew nothing about cablecards, much less the technical aspects of delivering cable — which I know because we had to spend two hours together while […]

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Tivo HD vs. Satellite vs. Cable (Switched Video)

November 24th, 2007 · No Comments

For awhile now, I have been mentally wrestling with the issues brought about by the release of the Tivo Series 3 — HD Tivo capability baby! When this device was announced late last year, we had a full-fledged DirecTV deployment in our home with 4 active receivers, and contemplating a fifth. In fact, we’d been […]

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