The W
Views: 95669988
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
19.4.07 2307
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - WWE 24/7 picked up by Comcast
This thread has 3 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(631 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (14 total)
Spaceman Spiff
Knackwurst
Level: 101

Posts: 2231/2885
EXP: 10383620
For next: 334092

Since: 2.1.02
From: Philly Suburbs

Since last post: 4 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
#1 Posted on 11.5.06 1910.53
Reposted on: 11.5.13 1912.59
From the Observer (wrestlingobserver.com)

    WWE has confirmed today's Hollywood Reporter story that a deal has been made with Comcast Cable to carry the 24/7 service.

    A company press release stated the subscription service would be available this summer to the nearly 10 million digital homes under the Comcast umbrella, which includes some penetration into 22 of the 25 largest markets in the country.

Sweet.
Promote this thread!
Jackson
Sujuk
Level: 63

Posts: 800/976
EXP: 2042869
For next: 54294

Since: 4.1.02

Since last post: 1803 days
Last activity: 1329 days
#2 Posted on 11.5.06 1956.04
Reposted on: 11.5.13 1956.13
Super Sweet!
Mayhem
Scrapple
Level: 109

Posts: 2445/3623
EXP: 13813529
For next: 146161

Since: 25.4.03
From: Nashville, TN

Since last post: 4 days
Last activity: 2 hours
#3 Posted on 11.5.06 2106.45
Reposted on: 11.5.13 2109.39

For you W's out there that have the WWE OnDemand service, what is the price per month?

I'm just try to formulate a plan of persuasion to my wife.
jwrestle
Lap cheong
Level: 77

Posts: 952/1590
EXP: 4026322
For next: 164826

Since: 4.4.03
From: Nitro WV

Since last post: 197 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#4 Posted on 11.5.06 2119.20
Reposted on: 11.5.13 2120.15
Oh crap! Hurry up and finish buying out the rest of the freaking dead Adelphia markets so I can get! Now I have to convince a conservative mother we need Digital. It'll never happen.
Tenken347
Boudin blanc
Level: 91

Posts: 965/2351
EXP: 7271810
For next: 197131

Since: 27.2.03
From: Parts Unknown

Since last post: 14 hours
Last activity: 8 hours
#5 Posted on 11.5.06 2139.14
Reposted on: 11.5.13 2139.37
Trust me man, I've had Adelphia cable and I've had Comcast cable. You do not want Comcast to buy you out. You just don't.
Bob C
Chorizo
Level: 27

Posts: 137/152
EXP: 111086
For next: 5074

Since: 5.9.04
From: Downtown

Since last post: 79 days
Last activity: 2 days
#6 Posted on 12.5.06 0019.20
Reposted on: 12.5.13 0021.02
I learned that Cogeco Cable will offer WWE 24/7 in Quebec pretty soon. I just can't wait.
Oliver
Scrapple
Level: 125

Posts: 2190/4845
EXP: 22169548
For next: 284679

Since: 20.6.02
From: Derkaderkastan

Since last post: 5 days
Last activity: 2 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#7 Posted on 12.5.06 0326.43
Reposted on: 12.5.13 0327.45
    Originally posted by Bob C
    I learned that Cogeco Cable will offer WWE 24/7 in Quebec pretty soon. I just can't wait.
Now...all we need is Shaw to pick it up. If they do, that's going to inspire me to pick up a digital cable box.
Torchslasher
Knackwurst
Level: 106

Posts: 1945/3259
EXP: 12446395
For next: 225589

Since: 17.1.02
From: New F'n Jersey

Since last post: 193 days
Last activity: 160 days
#8 Posted on 12.5.06 0637.39
Reposted on: 12.5.13 0637.40
This is what I've been waiting for! I'm super excited and I will pay whatever the cost is for this. I don't even care about changed music and editted matches.

I do hope for 10 bucks a month though, that would work for my budget.
KaneRobot
Morcilla
Level: 52

Posts: 558/631
EXP: 1055920
For next: 27928

Since: 24.2.02
From: Bowels

Since last post: 2239 days
Last activity: 1531 days
#9 Posted on 12.5.06 0806.00
Reposted on: 12.5.13 0810.25
Figures. I'll be getting rid of Comcast soon for Wide Open West, and then this happens.
jwrestle
Lap cheong
Level: 77

Posts: 953/1590
EXP: 4026322
For next: 164826

Since: 4.4.03
From: Nitro WV

Since last post: 197 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#10 Posted on 12.5.06 1254.26
Reposted on: 12.5.13 1259.01
    Originally posted by Tenken347
    Trust me man, I've had Adelphia cable and I've had Comcast cable. You do not want Comcast to buy you out. You just don't.


Umm...Adelphia=Bankrupt=CEO's thrown in jail. Your behind Tenken347 or just didn't state what is known. Whatever the case click below.

http://www.multichannel.com/article/CA516169.html

I keep hearing that it's going to be Comcast getting us. I'm still waiting to see who show's up. Yet I know somebody that works for Comcast somewhere in the US and said there not bad. All we've had is trouble from the cable guys here. I'm crossing my fingers and toes on all fronts.
spf
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 3556/5393
EXP: 26538297
For next: 593707

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Las Vegas of Canada

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
#11 Posted on 12.5.06 1402.55
Reposted on: 12.5.13 1405.48
    Originally posted by Tenken347
    Trust me man, I've had Adelphia cable and I've had Comcast cable. You do not want Comcast to buy you out. You just don't.

I've had Comcast for 3 years and never had a problem with them. The C.S. has been excellent every time there's been an issue and the selection of content is awesome.
Tenken347
Boudin blanc
Level: 91

Posts: 970/2351
EXP: 7271810
For next: 197131

Since: 27.2.03
From: Parts Unknown

Since last post: 14 hours
Last activity: 8 hours
#12 Posted on 12.5.06 1628.03
Reposted on: 12.5.13 1629.01
I'll admit that some of it probably had to do with regional differences in the companies (I had Adelphia when I lived in Ohio, and Comcast when I lived in Florida), but compared to Adelphia I found that Comcast:
a)used inferior equipment
b)had more outages (and trust me, this wasn't just during hurricane season - actually, I don't remember any outages during hurricane season - the weather most of the year was less turbulent in Florida than it was in Ohio. I don't know what the problem with their lines was.
c)provided fewer services
d)charges more for the fewer services they did provide
e)had an absolutely unnavigable digital TV guide, that included commercials in it while you browsed
f)had telephone service reps that were outright rude
g)had field techs that were not only rude, but on several occasions disconnected my cable while doing maintenance in the building (and no, I was not in arrears on my bill).
h)were not able to sort my bill out for several months after I had stopped subscribing to them.

I had Adelphia for one year, and Comcast for two. I never had a single problem with my Adelphia cable, but Comcast was nothing but one long headache.
CHAPLOW
Morcilla
Level: 50

Posts: 233/616
EXP: 920776
For next: 26548

Since: 14.5.04
From: right behind you

Since last post: 392 days
Last activity: 173 days
#13 Posted on 14.5.06 0030.10
Reposted on: 14.5.13 0031.25
yeah, I have comcast cable tv and internet... never had a problem with the cable tv, but the internet was consistently dropping. Eventually I called their main office and gave them an angry speech about paying for quality and not getting it blah blah bleh, no problems since then.
Zeruel
Thirty Millionth Hit
Moderator
Level: 129

Posts: 2990/5147
EXP: 24743981
For next: 305740

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary.

Since last post: 6 days
Last activity: 21 hours
#14 Posted on 15.5.06 2238.33
Reposted on: 15.5.13 2239.31
Comcast doesn't have room to add MASN to broadcast Nats games, but they have room to add the WWE 24/7?

That's bull.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Charges dropped for Ric Flair's road rage incident
Next thread: Vengeance Commercial (Spoiler)
Previous thread: SMACKDOWN COMIX! 5/13/2006~! LATE~!
(631 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: 28 Segundos With Carlos Y Hugo! - WWE 24/7 Online-- New For May - Brock/WWE settle - More...
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - WWE 24/7 picked up by ComcastRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.321 seconds.