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Trick or Treat? Digital Landing Calms Customers' Fears of Losing Fox Cable Networks
Oct 28, 2011 (07:10 PM EDT)
DirecTV and News Corp.-owned Fox cable networks are mired in a scary contract dispute that could result in the removal of several channels from DirecTV's programming after Halloween. Digital Landing offers several solutions to consumers.
MIAMI, Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DirecTV customers could soon be without several Fox cable channels because of a contract dispute that has a deadline of being solved by Nov. 1 – the day after Halloween. But consumers shouldn't be too scared, since DigitalLanding.com finds great deals on cable TV providers in their areas as an alternative.
News Corp.'s Fox networks is reportedly asking for an increase in carriage fees, and DirecTV subscribers could lose access to all of the Fox Sports regional networks that carry many college football and NHL games. Other channels under this branch of the Fox Networks include FX Network, National Geographic Channel, SPEED, Fox Soccer Channel, Fox Movie Channel, Fox Deportes and Fuel TV. The main Fox Network, along with the Fox News Channel, have a separate agreement with DirecTV and are in no danger of being removed from their lineup.
Digital Landing, a digital services aggregator, finds the lowest prices on cable TV, high speed Internet and home phone. For instance, TimeWarnerCableAuthorizedOffers.com offers hundreds of channels, as well as a great DVR with over 80 hours of storage, crystal clear HDTV and On Demand that allows you to check out prime time shows that aired within 72 hours. Hundreds of movies are also available On Demand. Big savings can be had by those that choose to bundle their cable TV service with Internet and/or phone, and they'll get a $75 Amazon gift card as a bonus.
Some might still want to stay with a satellite service, which means the deals on DISH Network will come in handy at SatelliteDeal.com. Several different channel lineups are available, including America's Top 200, America's Top 250 and America's "Everything" Pak – each for under $100 per month. When new customers sign up through this site, they'll also get a free Blockbuster movie pass.
For anyone looking for an alternative to either satellite or cable TV, AT&T U-verse has great TV packages, with access to over 160 HD channels, On Demand and Multiview channel browsing. It also has a Total Home DVR that allows people to record up to four shows at once and watch them on any TV in the house. By signing up for one of several packages offered by AT&T U-verse, customers can receive up to $500 in rewards, including an Amazon gift card.
No matter what happens with this contract dispute, TV consumers shouldn't be scared into thinking they have no choice. Digital Landing has everyone protected this Halloween.
DigitalLanding.com is a leading aggregator of Internet, television, phone, and other digital services to consumers. The site's innovative comparison shopping platform enables customers to easily shop for digital services, compare offers, and place orders directly to leading providers, including AT&T, Charter Communications, Comcast, Cox Communications, Dish Network, Time Warner Cable and Verizon.
In addition to the consumer information and comparison portal, DigitalLanding.com also powers related TV, Internet and Phone service sites, including a TV, Internet and Phone service locator at AuthorizedOffers.com and an Internet connection speed test.