|[February 01, 2013]
Time Warner Cable SportsNet's and Time Warner Cable Deportes' on-the-go Capabilities Now Available to Both Time Warner Cable and DIRECTV Subscribers
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Time Warner (News - Alert) Cable SportsNet's and Time Warner Cable Deportes'
fully-enabled, on-the-go capabilities are now available to both Time
Warner Cable and DIRECTV subscribers. Time Warner Cable customers have
had access to these features since the networks' launch on October 1,
and now they have officially launched on DIRECTV. All network
programming, including live Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy and Los
Angeles Sparks games, can be watched both in-the-home and on-the-go,
making it a true TV Everywhere experience.
"Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes are using
the latest technology for on-the-go viewing because it is critically
important to sports fans to be connected to their teams 24/7," said Mark
Shuken, Senior Vice President and General Manager, TWC Sports Regional
Networks. "Our mobile viewing experience helps Time Warner Cable and
DIRECTV subscribers be close to their teams wherever they go."
Time Warner Cable and DIRECTV subscribers in the networks' home
territory can watch Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable
Deportes not just on their televisions but also on the networks'
and on iOS and Android (News - Alert) tablet and mobile devices via the mobile
applications titled "TWC SportsNet" and "TWC Deportes." The apps are
available in the iTunes store and on Google (News - Alert) Play and feature 24/7 live
network programming and full programming schedules.
Fans can also join the Lakers live chat on www.twcsportsnet.com
during live Lakers games. By visiting the "LIVE" or "EN VIVO" pages on
the websites and clicking the 'launch chat' or 'chatea ahora' button,
all fans can access the chat application.
Customers who subscribe to a Time Warner Cable or DIRECTV package that
carries Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes are
able to watch the networks on computers or mobile devices after they log
in with their password to verify their subscription. Once it's verified
that a customer's subscription includes Time Warner Cable SportsNet and
Time Warner Cable Deportes, they are connected to the Lakers, Galaxy and
Sparks no matter where they are in the networks' home territory. Access
to on-the-go viewing is determined by television provider and is limited
by geographic location in accordance with the National Basketball
Association's (NBA) and Major League Soccer's (MLS) broadcast
territories and other rules.
Time Warner Cable customers may sign in and authenticate their video
subscriptions with their Time Warner Cable username and password. They
are also able to watch the networks on the TWC TV portal on any computer
or via the TWC TV app on any iOS or Android tablet or mobile device in
or out of their home. For more information on how to log in, visit www.timewarnercable.com/myservices.
DIRECTV customers can log on to www.twcsportsnet.com
and click on the "Live" or "En Vivo" tab to log in with their
DIRECTV username and password.
To find out on what channel you can watch Time Warner Cable SportsNet
and Time Warner Cable Deportes on your TV, visit www.twcsportsnet.com
and enter your information at the top of the page or call
855-4-MY-LAKERS or 1-800-700-2827 (in Spanish).
About Time Warner Cable Sports
Time Warner Cable Sports operates Southern California's two newest
regional sports networks - Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner
Cable Deportes - which launched on October 1, 2012. Through their
exclusive partnerships with the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, Los
Angeles Sparks and the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF),
the 24/7, high-definition networks each deliver more than 180 live
events per year plus extensive team coverage and behind-the-scenes
access unlike anything fans have seen before. Time Warner Cable Deportes
is the nation's first ever Spanish-language regional sports network,
with commentary, programs and a perspective created uniquely for
Spanish-speaking sports fans of all nationalities. For more information,
visit www.twcsportsnet.com and
Follow the networks on Twitter (News - Alert) @TWCSportsNet
and on Facebook (News - Alert) at www.facebook.com/TWCSportsNet and
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