TWC, BHN connect with Fox to offer more TVE choices
Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks authenticated subscribers can now tap into video streams from Fox Now, FXNow, Fox Sports Go and Nat Geo TV apps across multiple devices at no additional cost.
Once they’ve signed in with their Time Warner Cable or Bright House Networks usernames and passwords, customers can stream shows and movies on demand from Fox, FX, FXX, FXM, National Geographic Channel and Nat Geo Wild plus watch live sports from Fox Sports.
“We’re thrilled to bring customers even closer to the Fox, FXX, FXM, National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo Wild and Fox Sports programming they love across multiple screens,” said Mike Angus, senior vice president and general manager, video for Time Warner Cable. “Whether its entertainment, sports or news, Time Warner Cable is always on the cusp of having customers experience content front and center through new apps, devices and platforms.”
Fox Now features day-after-air programs and clips from shows such as “24: Live Another Day,” “Family Guy,” “The Simpsons,” and “The Mindy Project.” The app is supported on iOS, Android, XBOX 360/XBOX One, Windows 8 phone, Roku, and PC/Mac devices.
FXNow serves up dramas, comedies and movies from FX, FXX and FXM including “The Americans,” “Fargo,” “ Louie,” and “Wilfred” on iOS, XBOX One, Windows 8 tablets and PC/Mac devices.
NatGeoTV content includes “Wicked Tuna,” “The Incredible Dr. Pol" and” Life Below Zero” on PC and Mac computers and XBOX 360 game consoles.
Fox Sports Go will launch in the upcoming weeks with live sports and shows from Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, Fox College Sports, and Fox Deportes. Coverage includes UFC, NASCAR, Major League Baseball, NFL and local NBA games from regional sports networks.
Customers can download the apps through the supported platforms or visit the web portals to verify their subscriptions and begin viewing.