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Cox Solutions Stores Offer Free Technology Classes this Saturday

May 17, 2012

CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Cox Solutions Stores will be offering informative workshops this Saturday, May 19th, for customers who want to learn how to take full advantage of the latest Cox product features and technology. The sessions are designed to help customers get the most from their digital experience.

Learning Lounges, located within Cox Solutions Stores, will be staffed by an Educator offering on-going customer workshops on the latest product features and services, as well as general information about using technology.

Cox believes there are many items available to their customers that they may not be fully aware of. “These classes give us a chance to take our time and give each customer a hands-on approach to their service,” says Jonathan Freeland, Vice-President of Marketing & Sales. “Our customers have asked us to show them what features are included in their Cox services and how they can maximize them.”

For the first 25 Hampton Roads area customers to sign up for classes, Cox is happy to provide a family four pack of Center Zone VIP tickets to the Patriotic Festival Blue Angels Oceanfront Airshow or Patriotic Festival concerts in Virginia Beach.

Classes include:

    11:00 a.m.: Getting the Most from On Demand
                and Your DVR
                This course is designed for Cox
                customers who want to learn
                about the entertainment options
                available with Cox Advanced TV.
                In this course, we'll be going
                through the Trio Program Guide
                and exploring the full
                functionality of our Advanced TV
                features, such as On-DEMAND,
                how to use a DVR to record all
                your favorite shows, and Cox TV

    1:00 p.m.:  Keeping Your Family Safe in the
                Digital Age
                Do you want to better keep your
                family safe in this world of
                evolving technology?  We will
                show you how to use Cox's
                parental controls and Security
                Suite powered by McAfee(R) to
                help safeguard your family's
                from the Web and TV security
                issues. The course will focus on
                three key areas - Web security,
                TV security, and Social Media

    2:00 p.m.:  Stay Connected Using Video Chat
                and Social Media
                If you want to be part of the
                magic of chatting with loved
                ones and feeling as though they
                are in the same room this is the
                class for you. The focus of the
                course will remain on "how" and
                "what" video chat and other
                social media features can do for

For anyone interested in signing up for classes, please visit www.coxlocal.com.

Hampton Roads

  • Chesapeake- Towne Place at Greenbrier: 725 Eden Way North Suite 708 Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Peninsula Town Center: 4600 Kilgore Avenue, Suite J-103 Hampton, VA 23666
  • Kiln Creek: 209 Village Avenue Suite GH York County, VA 23693
  • Virginia Beach-Red Mill. 2173 Upton Drive, Suite 101, Virginia Beach, Va, 23454

Workshop Airshow Tickets

No purchase necessary to enter or win. Enter at sponsor retail location or by mailing a 3×5 card with name, age, address and phone to Public Affairs c/o Occasio Gee 1341 Crossways Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23320. Open to Hampton Roads residents 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Enter 05/14/12 -05/19/12. For Official Rules and/or winner’s name 6/1/12 send a self-addressed stamped envelope to address above. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes subject to Complete Official Rules.

About Cox Communications:
Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet and telephone services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable TV company, Cox serves more than 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and new media advertising. Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in cable telephone and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. For seven years, Cox has been recognized as the top operator for women by Women in Cable Telecommunications; for five years, Cox has ranked among DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com and www.coxmedia.com.

SOURCE Cox Communications

Source: PR Newswire