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Webmail login change

Outage-Graphic_fw_Heads up, Bendbroadband Webmail users! The way you log in to your BendBroadband-provided webmail account has changed.

Now when you click “Webmail” at the top of bendbroadband.com, you’ll automatically be taken to mybendbroadband.com to log in to your email. You can do that by clicking the “Email” tab at the top of the page:

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Once you’ve done that, the process is just like the one you’re used to. Type in your username and password and you’re on your way.

This change is part of bigger, better things coming to mybendbroadband.com. Stay tuned for a virtual tour of the site right here on the blog.

Webmail login change
“Arrival” and Trolls arriving On Demand

“Arrival” and Trolls arriving On Demand

The best films are coming to TDS TV on Demand, including the sci-fi drama “Arrival,” which was recently nominated for eight Academy Awards. On the lighter side, there’s the family comedy “Almost Christmas,” as well as the animated hit “Trolls” – the latter film featuring some great music courtesy of Justin Timberlake. Finally, don’t miss… Continue Reading

Cloo Network going off the air

Cloo Network going off the air

Bad news, Cloo Network fans: NBCUniversal has decided to shut down this channel, effective February 1. This is impacting every content provider in the country who carried Cloo, not just BendBroadband. NBCUniversal has simply decided to not move forward with this programming. You previously found Cloo on channel 147. Continue Reading

Turkey Talk: the right and wrong ways to defrost a turkey

Turkey Talk: the right and wrong ways to defrost a turkey

The joy of a frozen turkey is that you can buy it well in advance of your holiday and eat it later—as long as you defrost it safely. If you defrost your turkey wrong? Well, you could be inviting bacteria to join you for dinner (and Staphyloccus aureus, Salmonella, Listeria monocytogens, Clostridium perfingens, or Enteropathoginec… Continue Reading

Today in tech news

Apple finally updates the Macbook Gizmodo jokingly said it’s been 27 years since Apple released new MacBooks, but actually has been about four (which is long enough). The big “ooooooh-ahhhhhhhh” feature is the Touch Bar that replaces all of those function keys you never use. What is it? An OLED strip touch display that allows… Continue Reading

Today in tech news

Your tech news roundup

Go swimming with the Fitbit Flex 2 One of the biggest criticisms of Fitbit’s previous trackers is that they couldn’t go in the water. Enter the Flex 2. It’s Fitbit’s latest tracker and it’s water-resistant up to 164 feet so you can shower or swim as you please. Better yet, the Flex 2 will keep… Continue Reading

Free NFL RedZone Preview!

Free NFL RedZone Preview!

You’ve been waiting all summer, but now it’s almost here—the kickoff to football season!  Even better, your patience is being rewarded with a free preview of NFL RedZone so you can get into the action now. Give it a try this weekend, the first Sunday of the regular season! Your sneak peek at NFL RedZone will… Continue Reading

Kids spend how much time online?

How much time do you think your kids spend using media everyday—Three hours? Five hours? Try NINE. According to some recent research, no joke, kids ages 8-18 spend about nine hours using media on any given day (more than they might sleep!). That includes watching TV, videos, movies, playing video games, listening to music and… Continue Reading

Don’t get caught in a phishing scam

Don’t get caught in a phishing scam

As a result of changes to our e-mail system, BendBroadband customers are being targeted by a phishing scam. Please be alert! We will not ask you to “re-verify” any information, or update your account “within 7 Working Days,” make a payment, or disclose personal account information to switch to the new email platform. If you receive… Continue Reading