What Can Fiber Do For You?
With speeds up to 1000Mbps x 1000Mbps, fiber internet can drastically change the way you use the internet. There are a variety of services to suit every type of user and enhance the way they use their devices and consume media. We want to help you discover new ways to use the innovation and diversity of internet service products and make the most of our new lightning fast fiber optic network.
Watch movies, television, and more at your choosing. With the growth of the internet, your options have never been wider if you’re looking for services that provide a large library of media to watch at any time.
Many of our users have begun to “cut the cord” and move away from cable and dish based television services. New services have risen to provide live content such as news and sports broadcasts.
Cloud backup services exist to ensure that your data is secure offsite and separate from your device. By backing up your data to the cloud, you won’t have to worry about losing your photos, documents, videos or data.
The internet presents any number of options to improve your productivity or add new forms of entertainment. We encourage you to explore such options to make the most of the fastest residential internet available.
These services are available on your computer, mobile devices, and Smart TVs. You may need additional hardware in order to fully utilize these services throughout your home. Commonly, we find that our customers use the AppleTV, Chromecast, Firestick, and Roku platforms though there are others as well.
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Video On Demand
A prominent streaming service which provides endless hours of binge worthy content you’ll surely recognize as well as Netflix originals which have been highly praised. We highly recommend this service if you haven’t already already as it has an extremely varied collection of titles to choose from to suit the greatest range of entertainment. Netflix offers a free trial as well, you can read more about the service and its offerings here.
Hulu is another prominent streaming focus with an emphasis on providing current content as it airs. It, too, has a wide selection of content on demand as well as original programs and the option for Live TV. Hulu’s Live TV option provides the option of viewing its partnered media channels as you would on cable or dish programming, on any of your devices. Read more about Hulu and view their selection here.
Amazon Prime Video comes bundled with Amazon Prime services and provides a large selection of partnered and original content. Many of our users who utilize Amazon for its online store may already have access to this service. If not, the service is available bundled with Amazon Prime which also provides free 2-day shipping as well as a variety of other perks for Amazon’s store and related services. Check out their selection and read more about it here.
TV Over the Internet
Sling is an established alternative to cable or dish programming and allows for a personalized package of broadcast content to suit your viewing patterns. By refining your entertainment package to only what you actually watch, you can reduce your monthly cost for entertainment without losing any of the content you actually care about. Check out their packages and the channels they can provide here.
Sony is now offering their own streaming TV service with access to the same sports, news, and shows that you love. There are a variety of packages available that vary depending on your needs that range in price. Premium channels such as HBO, Showtime, and more are available as well. Despite its name, Playstation Vue is not exclusive to Playstation devices and can be utilized on a large variety of devices. You can read more about it here.
YouTube now offers a range of channels for cable free live TV. With no contract and the ability to watch national and local broadcasts in real time, this option is great as it provides a standardized package with options for specific premium content. Check out its offerings and details regarding the service here.
Photo and Data Backup
With native support for all Apple devices, iCloud is one of the most prominent cloud based services available. iCloud has a number of plans available depending on the amount of data you would like to backup to the cloud and offers seamless integration with iPhones and Mac products running OSX. No installation is required and turning the service on is as simple as enabling an option, ensuring that your data is synchronized across all of your devices.
Dropbox provides the option to selectively back up your information across all of your devices. It has both free and premium plans which allow you to try out the service and if you find it useful, to expand its services. Dropbox uploads data as changes are made allowing for seamless transition from one device to another and can be very useful for those who have multiple devices that they work from.
Google Photos offers a browser based backup solution for all of your photos and videos. This service is provided with unlimited storage and at no cost and is standard with Android devices such as Samsung, HTC, or LG smartphones. It also provides a variety of photo customization and organization options.
Apple TV is a platform which integrates Apples iTunes store to bring movies and shows to your television. It also supports a variety of services such as Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Netflix, and more.
Amazon Fire TV brings your streaming services to your television in addition to support from Amazon’s Alexa digital assisstant. Not only can you watch movies, shows, and live TV with this device, you can also use the digital assistant to control other devices and even order a pizza.
Roku TV is built into many Smart TVs but is also available as a standalone unit. It was one of the first units available to provide streaming services to any television and is one of the most fully featured to suit the highest number of platforms.
Google’s Chromecast offering is slightly different than the other options listed here as it has support for streaming services as well as the option to stream media directly from your smartphone, tablet, or computer directly to your TV. This feature is suitable for more advanced users who are more comfortable with defining exactly the way they want to view their entertainment content.