Quantcast

Cox Adds 14 New Channels

December 5, 2008

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ — Cox Communications continues to
expand its programming and High Definition line-up as customers in South
Hampton Roads now have access to 14 additional channels. This move brings
Cox’s total HD offerings to 46 channels, brings Cox’s total HD choices to over
250.

Video subscribers will have access to 13 additional high definition
channels as well as “Chiller” on channel 266; Chiller is a new horror films
network and shows films such as Alfred Hitchcock Presents and Tales from the
Crypt.

    In addition to Chiller, the following channels are available to customers:

    1.   Lifetime Network HD (channel 709)
    2.   Hallmark Movie Channel HD (channel 859)
    3.   USA HD (channel 718)
    4.   Lifetime Movie Network HD (channel 809)
    5.   MTV HD (channel 722)
    6.   CNBC HD (channel 725)
    7.   Nickelodeon HD (channel 729)
    8.   CMT HD (channel 733)
    9.   Sci-Fi HD (channel 740)
    10.  Spike HD (channel 756)
    11.  Bravo HD (channel 761)
    12.  VH1 HD (channel 767)
    13.  Planet Green HD (channel 813)

Senior Vice President and General Manager Gary McCollum said, “We are
delighted to add this additional programming to our line-up. Not only is the
HD picture clarity superior, but it creates a home theater experience that is
unparalleled. In the coming year, we expect to continue to grow and expand our
line-up as more networks become available in HD.”

    The other HD channels offered by Cox include:

    -- A&E HD
    -- Animal Planet HD
    -- Cinemax HD
    -- CNN HD
    -- Discovery Channel HD
    -- ESPN HD
    -- ESPN 2 HD
    -- Food Network HD
    -- HBO HD
    -- HD Theater
    -- HGTV HD
    -- History Channel HD
    -- Lifetime Network HD
    -- Palladia HD
    -- National Geographic HD
    -- NFL Network HD
    -- NHL Network HD
    -- Science Channel HD
    -- Showtime HD
    -- Starz HD
    -- TBS HD
    -- TLC HD
    -- TNT HD
    -- Travel Channel HD
    -- Universal HD
    -- Versus/Golf HD
    -- WAVY NBC HD
    -- WGNT CW HD
    -- WHRO PBS HD
    -- WSKY HD
    -- WTKR CBS HD
    -- WTVZ My Network HD
    -- WVBT Fox HD
    -- WVEC ABC HD

For more information, contact Felicia Blow at 222-8432 or
felicia.blow@cox.com.

About Cox Communications:

Cox Communications is a multi-service broadband communications and
entertainment company with more than 6.2 million total residential and
commercial customers. The third-largest cable television company in the
United States
, Cox offers an array of advanced digital video, high-speed
Internet and telephony services over its own nationwide IP network, as well as
integrated wireless services. Cox Business is a full-service, facilities-
based provider of communications solutions for commercial customers, providing
high-speed Internet, voice and long distance services, as well as data and
video transport services for small to large-sized businesses. Cox Media
offers national and local cable advertising in traditional spot and new media
formats, along with promotional opportunities and production services. Cox
Communications wholly owns and operates the Travel Channel. More information
about the services of Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox
Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com, www.coxbusiness.com, and
www.coxmedia.com. In Hampton Roads, Cox has more than 400,000 basic cable
subscribers.

SOURCE Cox Communications


Source: newswire



comments powered by Disqus