SAN MARCOS, Texas (November 13, 2018) — Grande Communications, the Texas-based broadband communications company offering internet, TV and phone services, has announced today the launch of the New Experience from TiVo, delivering customer’s their content, their way.
The enhanced TiVo interface, featuring numerous updates to the platform, creates an elevated, yet simplified and familiar, user experience. Customers can enjoy a voice command remote control, which brings new speed and ease to the viewing experience providing customers a smoother process to simply say it, find it, and watch it. In addition, the interface delivers tailored, intuitive recommendations and lightning-fast content navigation.
“Voice control options have continued to grow in popularity as advancements in the technology have brought convenience and improved entertainment to homes across the country,” says Mike Carrosquilla, senior vice president of operations and general manager for Grande. “As our customers continue to adapt to new technologies, Grande remains invested in delivering advanced viewing and streaming capabilities so our customers can have total control over what they watch, when they watch, and where they watch it.”
The new advanced TiVo platform provides Grande customers with several enhancements, including start-over capabilities as well as spot-on recommendations and predictions giving customers endless content options while providing a complete and personalized solution. Some of the new offerings include MyShows that now displays all recordings and streaming videos in one location; TrickPlay™, which allows customers to jump past commercials instantly while recording live TV or watching a DVR recording; a new “SmartBar” navigation, which predicts shows to watch based on customer viewing habits; and a customizable home screen.
Customers in Grande’s Texas markets interested in subscribing should contact Grande directly to explore packages, which are currently available in service areas within Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, San Marcos, Waco, Greater Temple, Corpus Christi (including Calallen and Annaville), Midland, and Odessa. Additional information on Grande’s Advanced TiVo Experience can be found online atmygrande.com/tivolution or by calling 866-2GRANDE.
Grande’s network delivers ultra-high-speed internet, Grande On Demand, Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Facebook, and HBO GO on TiVo, personalized video options and more – all accomplished by the very best customer service and the availability of internet speeds of up to 1 Gigabit.