Windstream INTERNET PROVIDER

Windstream offers internet service across 42 states with the greatest coverage in Georgia, Texas, and Kentucky. DSL internet from Windstream is available to an estimated 13.1 million people, making it the 5th largest provider of DSL broadband in the U.S. by coverage area.

Latest Internet Broadband News for Windstream

Windstream and DirecTV Now attract Cord-Cutters

More subscribers continue to forego their cable or satellite TV service in favor of streaming. This gives an opportunity to Internet service providers to offer solutions to attract these cord-cutters. Windstream and DirecTV Now appear to be one pairing aimed at doing just that. This broadband and streaming TV bundle offered by Windstream is aimed at […]

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Charter Spectrum Apple TV App coming this Year

We recently discussed how ISPs continue to make it easier for customers to stream TV over the Internet. Windstream partnered with DirecTV Now and AT&T, while Verizon is looking at a similar OTT offering for their new 5G service. Not to be outdone, a Charter Spectrum Apple TV app is coming later this year. Apple themselves […]

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Verizon 5G plans on using OTT Video Streaming Service

With mobile 5G technology poised for a commercial rollout, wireless providers continue to devise their companion digital TV strategies. Verizon 5G plans include an OTT video streaming product instead of their traditional TV services. This is a similar approach as Windstream bundling DirecTV Now with their high-speed Internet service. It appears the emergence of 5G is […]

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WiFi 6 is Poised to Supercharge Your Home Internet Service

WiFi 6, a new innovation in wireless Internet, stands ready to transform your home network. As you wait for 5G to become available in your town, WiFi 6 just might make a quicker impact. This is a point echoed by technology analyst, Mike Feibus. “While 5G is getting much of the limelight, Wi-Fi 6 will […]

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The Streaming Wars are Transforming the TV World

News broke this week that AT&T is paying $1 billion for the exclusive streaming rights to the Big Bang Theory. This is yet another example of the streaming wars currently transforming how television content gets consumed. Reruns of the recently ended series are slated for the HBO Max service. Note that Big Bang Theory is […]

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YouTube TV is a Top Streaming Service Option

When considering streaming services for cordcutters to replace cable or satellite TV, YouTube TV ranks near the top. At a monthly price near $50, it competes more with PlayStation Vue and Sling instead of Netflix or Amazon Prime. It’s a worthy option for those already using a variety of Google services, including an Android smartphone. […]

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Disney+ Bundle Leads to a Partnership with Spectrum

With a Disney+ bundle arriving in November, fresh news arrives detailing a potential distribution deal between Spectrum and Disney. The possible streaming service agreement dovetails on the back of another content distribution deal signed by the two companies this week. News about both appeared yesterday in Telecompetitor among other sources. With the cord-cutting trend in […]

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Sling TV Provides a Cheap Option for Cordcutters

Sling TV remains one of the more popular streaming services. In fact, this offshoot of Dish was one of the first in the industry. It offers a variety of low cost packages aimed at attracting cordcutters. We provided an overview of Sling TV a few years ago. More recently, we analyzed their plan to offer […]

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Is Hulu the Right Streaming Service for Your Household?

When trying to pick the right streaming service for your household, options abound. If you are a movie buff, Netflix remains a great choice. In addition to movies, the service also produces its own content, like Orange is the New Black and Stranger Things. On the other hand, Hulu offers network TV shows, but also […]

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PlayStation Vue is the Streaming Service for Sports

If you are a cordcutter looking for a great streaming service for sports and more, check out PlayStation Vue. It provides a host of popular cable TV channels, local stations, and a full range of sports content. Accessing the service is a breeze, with apps available for most streaming boxes. This includes the Roku, Sony […]

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