Category Archives: Video

Veggies, Bubbles, and Golf Tips? Oh My.

We recently debuted our new YouTube channel for local business content at So far, it includes: Interviews with innovative local entreprenuers Professional golf tip videos Behind-the-scenes footage of giant bubble-blowing in Redmond Check it out, and be sure to send us your ideas or video footage to share.     Continue Reading

Something to Talk About: What Your Co-Workers Are (Probably) Watching on TV

Jillian Cole-Jobert, Programming Product Manager, is our guest blogger today. In this article, she reveals the 10 most popular cable channels for Central Oregon working professionals and suggests popular TV programming to help you break the ice at your next networking event. In business and in life, connection with others is so important. With today’s… Continue Reading

Video Customers: Solar Interference Expected

Sun outages are expected between October 5 and October 14 between 8AM and 3PM. These may cause tiling of the picture for certain channels in short increments. Please read the informational blog post below for more details. Each Spring and Fall, all cable companies experience a technical phenomenon called “sun outages.” For a period of… Continue Reading

SEC Network Launches 8/14

SEC Network Launches 8/14

We’re thrilled to add the SEC Network, the hottest new sports network from ESPN, to the BendBroadband channel lineup on August 14. SEC will air on channels 48 (SD) and 648 (HD). The SEC Network will be part of the Residential Preferred package. For our business customers, the network will be available with either the… Continue Reading

What Drives Business Cable TV Costs & Pricing?

Each year we negotiate with several television networks to provide the best value in TV programming. BendBroadband participates with other cable companies in a co-op buying group to amplify our buying power and get the best prices we can. Despite the determined efforts of all video service providers, programmers and TV networks have once again… Continue Reading

2013 Back to Football Contest Winner

BendBroadband is happy to announce the winner of the 2013 Back to Football promotion, Mary Pat “Mattie” Rhoades of Quiltsmart in Bend. Rhoades founded Quiltsmart 20 years ago to make it easier for sewers to get into the craft. She developed a novel system of printing patterns on interfacing—material used to make the fabric in… Continue Reading

Changes to BendBroadband Business Value Channel Package

We have exciting news about the BendBroadband Business value package channel lineup. In recent weeks two of our existing networks have rebranded and transformed into Fox Sport 1 and Fox Sports 2. Fox Sports 1 (formerly Speed Channel) will consist of sports and sports-related programming, which will include live events from MLB (regular and post-season),… Continue Reading

Tour de France Contest Winner

Robert Shea of RWShea Photography won our 2013 Tour de France promotion last week. Shea received a $1200 gift card for Hutch’s Bicycles, which he used to purchase two new cruiser bikes. “As soon as I spotted the Electra Cruiser model in the window display at Hutch’s Westside, I knew that would be it,” he… Continue Reading