Tag: Spectrum

  • Spectrum TV vs Hulu with Live TV – Which is Cheaper, Cable TV or Cord Cutting?

    Spectrum TV vs Hulu with Live TV – Which is Cheaper, Cable TV or Cord Cutting?

    You may have seen a lot of talk about how cable TV is cheaper than cord cutting so today we are going to compare a real Spectrum TV bill to the cost of Hulu with Live TV. Let’s go head to head and see which option really is cheaper, cable TV or Cord Cutting. First, […]

  • Spectrum Lost 144,000 TV Customers in Q4 2023

    Spectrum Lost 144,000 TV Customers in Q4 2023

    Today we learned that Spectrum has once again lost 144,000 TV customers in the 4th quarter of 2022. Spectrum also reported that they lost over 233,000 voice customers. The rate of cord cutting is once again speeding up in 2022, as in 2021 Spectrum only lost 58,000 TV customers during the same time. Spectrum did […]

  • Spectrum is Doubling Internet Starting Speeds to 200 Mbps in All Markets

    Spectrum is Doubling Internet Starting Speeds to 200 Mbps in All Markets

    Charter Communications, Inc. announced its upping internet speeds for all of its flagship Spectrum Internet service customers. The starting speed is now 200 Mbps in all markets, matching the availability of the company’s 400 Mbps and gigabit plans across virtually its entire 41-state service area. The starting internet speeds will be doubled to 200 Mbps […]

  • Charter is Increasing Spectrum Internet Speeds in 37 New Markets

    Charter is Increasing Spectrum Internet Speeds in 37 New Markets

    Charter Communications has announced it will be increasing its Spectrum Internet service speeds to 200 Mbps in 37 additional markets. Beginning Tuesday, the company started doubling the starting speed to 200 Mbps in markets comprising more than 5 million homes, including the following communities: Bakersfield, Calif. Bangor, Maine Binghamton, N.Y. Dayton, Ohio Green Bay-Appleton, Wis. […]

  • Weekend Wrap-Up: Spectrum Price Hike and fuboTV Takes a Shot at HBO Max

    Weekend Wrap-Up: Spectrum Price Hike and fuboTV Takes a Shot at HBO Max

    This week, we learned that Spectrum is upping the prices for some pay TV customers. We also learned a bit more about Sinclair’s efforts to create a streaming service for its Bally Sports Regional Sports Networks. Elsewhere, fuboTV took time out during its letter to shareholders to call out streaming services, including HBO Max. Here’s […]

  • Spectrum Customers Can Get up to One Year of Peacock Premium for Free

    Spectrum Customers Can Get up to One Year of Peacock Premium for Free

    Charter Communications and NBCUniversal have partnered to offer up to one year of Peacock Premium for free to Spectrum Customers. Starting Dec. 13, most Spectrum TV customers can get Peacock’s premium tier available at no extra cost for 12 months, and Spectrum Internet customers can get 90 days. To take advantage of this offer, just […]

  • HBO Max and YouTube are Now Available on Spectrum TV

    HBO Max and YouTube are Now Available on Spectrum TV

    Spectrum announced today that HBO Max and YouTube are now available for Spectrum customers, through the Spectrum Guide, on eligible devices. “As the video landscape continues to change, we are evolving our products and making it easier for our customers to watch what they want by providing access to streaming apps from convenient launch points […]

  • Weekend Wrap-Up: Spectrum Returns to Roku, DISH and Sinclair Buy Some Time, and More

    Weekend Wrap-Up: Spectrum Returns to Roku, DISH and Sinclair Buy Some Time, and More

    This week, Roku and Charter Communications made amends following a dispute that lasted several months. Meanwhile, DISH and Sinclair are working to keep over a hundred channels in DISH’s lineup. Netflix and Roku could be working to revive recently canceled shows, and Prime Video users have some fun new avatars to choose from. Here’s what […]

  • Roku Adds Spectrum App Back to Roku Channel Store

    Roku Adds Spectrum App Back to Roku Channel Store

    After not being able to come to an agreement to renew their contract in December 2020, Roku removed the Spectrum TV app from the Roku Channel Store. Today, the app is back. Roku and Charter sent Cord Cutters News a joint statement, saying: “Charter Communications and Roku have reached a mutually beneficial agreement to renew […]

  • Charter Lost 63,000 Cable Customers in Q2 2021

    Charter Lost 63,000 Cable Customers in Q2 2021

    In its second quarter results for 2021, Charter reported that its residential video customers decreased by 63,000 in the second quarter of 2021, compared to an increase of 102,000 in the second quarter of 2020. Charter currently has 15.4 million residential video customers. The release noted that revenue for video was slightly up due to […]