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Alpha DVR makes it easy to plan your TV viewing

Alpha DVR makes it easy to plan your TV viewing

AlphaLivingRoomThere are many great features on Alpha, but the one that’s most commonly used – after simply watching TV – is digital video recording.

Most of us lead busy lives, so we appreciate the ability to “time-shift” by recording shows and enjoying them in our own time. With Alpha, you can record up to six programs simultaneously – which may seem crazy, but it is amazing how many excellent programs are packed into the prime-time hours of 8 to 11 p.m. on the West Coast.

This feature can be extremely useful – especially if your family has lots of different interests.

 

Love at first sight: Alpha Scheduler

Love at first sight: Alpha Scheduler

We all love things that improve our user experience, so we’re pleased to offer another new feature of our flagship product, Alpha. The latest version of the software features a Scheduler function for managing content on the Alpha digital video recorder (DVR). You will see the new option when you select the Recorded TV menu… Continue Reading

Updated Alpha Features

Updated Alpha Features

It has been three and a half years since BendBroadband launched the Alpha entertainment system, bringing TV, the Internet and communications into a single platform. Many of our customers have chosen Alpha for their homes, and we continue to receive positive feedback about the Alpha experience. As with any good system, Alpha needs to keep up with… Continue Reading

Internet usage allowances and keeping the data traffic flowing

Internet usage allowances and keeping the data traffic flowing

Making sure we continue to provide the best experience for our Internet customers is extremely important to us. We spend a lot of time analyzing the amount of Internet traffic passing across our network. The information we collect is primarily used to make decisions about infrastructure investments. Each year we spend several million dollars to… Continue Reading

Alpha Mobile App no longer available

Alpha Mobile App no longer available

After careful consideration, BendBroadband has made the decision to retire the Alpha Mobile app on May 31, 2017, as updates for it are no longer available. We apologize for any inconvenience. We are reviewing options to replace some of the features within this app with new, improved technology. Until these are available, visit watch.mybendbroadband.com to… Continue Reading

Host your meetings anywhere with our Wi-Fi hotspot

Host your meetings anywhere with our Wi-Fi hotspot

Want to stay connected as you travel around Central Oregon? Well, we have just the solution, a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot that takes advantage of BendBroadband’s super fast 4G wireless network. The Sierra Wireless 754s Mobile Hotspot, allows you to easily connect up to 5 devices; computers, smart phones and tablets to the internet wherever there… Continue Reading