|By Business Wire||
|February 4, 2014 04:15 PM EST||
Beginning today, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks digital subscribers have next-day access to their favorite Univision content via UVideos, Univision’s bilingual digital video network, on iOS and Android devices at no additional cost.
Available via UVideos.com and the UVideos mobile app, customers can watch their favorite Univision shows including telenovelas, news, sports, specials, and popular Televisa programming, in Spanish or subtitled in English, at their convenience.
"Univision has a unique, sophisticated platform that integrates their terrific authenticated programming with an engaging social component,” said Mike Angus, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Video for Time Warner Cable. "We know that this programming is very popular with our customers, and we’ve been working hard with Univision to bring this to fruition.”
“We are pleased to offer Time Warner Cable and Bright House customers the ability to enjoy the best Univision content whenever and wherever they want to watch it,” said Scott Levine, Senior Vice President, Product, Univision Communications Inc. “Our innovative partnership demonstrates Time Warner Cable’s commitment to giving their Hispanic customers new and more convenient ways to access the content they love.”
UVideos.com and the UVideos mobile app have many unique elements including a time-syncing feature where viewers are able to see all the social and on-site comments played back to them as they occurred during original broadcast after watching a show’s linear airing. Friends and family can experience shows together, even if they’re not watching at the same time. The app also features search and recommendation functionality so users can find the most relevant content for them, whether it be similar telenovelas, sports, news or entertainment programming.
Customers can sign in with their Time Warner Cable username and password to access the newest episodes and soccer matches. For more information, customers can visit Uvideos.com or download the UVideos mobile app via iTunes or Google Play. The app is available on Windows 8, Kindle Fire, Blackberry 10, XBOX 360, 2012-2013 Samsung smart TVs and Blu-Ray players and on any iOS or Android compatible device.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.
About Univision Communications Inc.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is the leading media company serving Hispanic America. The Company, a leading content creator in the U.S., includes Univision Network, one of the top five networks in the U.S. regardless of language and the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast television network in the country reaching 96% of U.S. Hispanic households; UniMás, a leading Spanish-language broadcast television network reaching 89% of U.S. Hispanic households; Univision Cable Networks, including Galavisión, the country’s leading Spanish-language cable network, as well as Univision tlnovelas, a 24-hour cable network dedicated to novelas, Univision Deportes Network, a 24-hour cable network dedicated to sports, ForoTV, a 24-hour Spanish-language cable network dedicated to news, and an additional suite of six cable offerings - De Película, De Película Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson, Telehit and Distrito Comedia; Univision Television Group, which owns and/or operates 62 television stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico; Univision Radio, the leading Hispanic radio group which owns and/or operates 69 radio stations in 16 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico as well as Uforia, the leading Hispanic digital music service; UVideos, the first bilingual digital video network serving Hispanic America; an Interactive network of online and mobile apps and products including Univision.com, which continues to be the No. 1 most-visited Spanish-language website among U.S. online Hispanics, and Univision Partner Group, a specialized advertising and publisher network. UCI’s assets also include a minority stake in El Rey Network, a new 24-hour English-language network founded by maverick filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, and Fusion, a news, pop culture and satire TV and digital network launched as a joint venture with Disney/ABC Television Network. Headquartered in New York City, UCI has television network operations in Miami and television and radio stations and sales offices in major cities throughout the United States. For more information, please visit Univision.net.