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BendBroadband Introduces TDS TV+ for Business

BendBroadband Introduces TDS TV+ for Business

Ensure it’s game on when it’s game time. Or simply set a welcoming tone.

Whatever your work or workday looks like, count on all-new TDS TV+® for Business from BendBroadband for great programming options. Get the crowd fired up with regional and national sports teams and events. Help visitors relax with pop culture and family-friendly programming, local and 24-hour news.

TDS TV+ for Business has programming your customers or employees are going to love. Packages are perfectly matched and perfectly priced, starting at $40 when bundled.

Better yet, TDS TV+ for Business offers convenient features to make every day watching a cinch. Check out what the plus is all about:

TV Made Easy
Take advantage of compact wireless receivers that make viewing from anywhere in your business easier than ever. Search the world of TV conveniently using the voice remote with Google Assistant. Search by title, actor, or keyword, to bring up exactly what you’re searching for.

TV that Gets to Know You
Customize your experience and filter programs using the intuitive program guide. Discover new and popular favorites with recommendations from the SmartBar based on your viewing history.

When you’re ready to order TV service, look to TDS TV+ for Business.

 

TDS TV+: Wireless TDS TV+ Receiver signal quality/range may vary depending on interference, obstructions, and home construction. If signal quality/range is not sufficient, additional wiring may be required. A minimum of one receiver and a maximum of ten receivers are allowed per account. A compatible modem is required, and in order to use the TDS TV+ Receiver over Wi-Fi, you must have a wireless router with 802/11ac Wi-Fi. Normal fees apply. All prices, packages and programming subject to change without notice. Some channels are not available in all areas. Sports programming is subject to in-market availability and blackouts. Streams are utilized and provisioned over your internet connection. Bandwidth may restrict the resolution and the number of concurrent TV streams delivered to home; impacting the number of programs a customer can watch at the same time. Customers electing Standalone TDS TV+ service will be limited to 5 streams over TDS TV+ Receivers before video signal is impacted. Equipment provided by BendBroadband must be returned upon termination of service or unreturned equipment charges will apply. Return shipping charges may apply. TDS TV+ may not be available at all BendBroadband service locations. Google is a trademark of Google LLC.

Social media is no place for COVID-19 vaccination cards

Social media is no place for COVID-19 vaccination cards

Some of you are celebrating your second COVID-19 vaccination with the giddy enthusiasm that’s usually reserved for weddings, new babies, and other life events. You’re posting a photo of your vaccination card on social media. Please — don’t do that! You could be inviting identity theft. Your vaccination card has information on it including your… Continue Reading

The Value of Consulting a Trusted Advisor in Making Telecom Decisions

The Value of Consulting a Trusted Advisor in Making Telecom Decisions

Why are we profiling a business in Tennessee? Because this business recently installed TDS managedIP Hosted, the VoIP system that BendBroadband now offers its customers in Bend, Redmond, and Sisters. See what the phone, chat, video, and smartphone app combination did for this Bend-like community’s Chamber of Commerce. Communication technologies have changed dramatically in recent… Continue Reading

5 Early Stage Finalists Announced

5 Early Stage Finalists Announced

Congratulations to the five Early Stage Finalists. The winners will present at the 14th annual bend venture conference on October 19th and 20th. The Econonmic Development for Central Oregon announced the five finalists on Septermeber 29th during the Bend Venture Pub Talk. The Early Stage Competition features Central Oregon companies that have nearly proof-of-concept ideas that… Continue Reading

How to move your team toward action

How to move your team toward action

Robert Ian, a motivational speaker for Fortune 500 executives, often shows a slide of two frogs sitting on a log. Both, he explains, express the intention to jump into the pool of water surrounding the log. When Ian asks how many frogs would likely jump into the pond, audiences usually respond “two”. Then Ian reminds… Continue Reading

A case study in determination: Robert Jordan

A case study in determination: Robert Jordan

Robert Jordan might well have written the message on the cutesy sign posted at one of my favorite restaurants: “The only thing more overrated than natural childbirth is the joy of opening your own business.” Indeed, birthing Idle Free Solutions nearly cost Jordan his sanity, his financial security and even his marriage. However, Jordan was… Continue Reading

Refer a business, earn some $$

Refer a business, earn some $$

We want your help to reel in more businesses like you! Fishing puns aside, as a business owner, it’s important to find ways to save money every way you can. Often you have to make a sacrifice in return for cost savings. That’s why it’s so wonderful when a business referral program comes along. With… Continue Reading

Too many divergent viewpoints? Create a company avatar

Too many divergent viewpoints? Create a company avatar

It’s a common enough scenario: my company was asked to roll out a new banking product, the brainstorm of the large bank’s CEO who desired to better serve a minority client base (the hearing impaired). He said he understood that the roll-out would place far-reaching demands on staff for new support services and delivery systems,… Continue Reading