Time Warner Cable Expands TV Everywhere to Xbox 36027 Aug, 2013 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Time Warner Cable Aug. 27 launched software that enables subscribers to access repurposed programming on the Xbox 360.
Dubbed TWC TV, the app gives subscribers who are Xbox Live Gold members access to 300 live TV channels, in addition to sharing and seeing what friends are watching. The TWC TV app also features integrated parental controls through Xbox Family Settings.
“We’re thrilled to add TWC TV to the Xbox 360 as a big screen viewing option for our customers,” said Mike Angus, Time Warner Cable SVP and GM, video. “It’s part of our ongoing commitment to give customers more ways to watch the television they love.”
TWC TV is available for download at no additional cost in the Xbox Live Marketplace. Channel line-ups vary by market and depend on the video subscription package to which a customer subscribes.
TWC, which remains embroiled in a retransmission dispute with CBS, is working to add video-on-demand though TWC TV on the Xbox 360 later this year.