Brighthouse has just announced a new TV app for Android. The app is compatible with all Android 4.0 and up devices and is a must have for tablets. You can stream live TV and premium channels right from the comfort of your Android device. If you live in the Florida area, you can enjoy live streaming of local channels as well. Unfortunately, in this first release the app only works while you’re at home and on a Wi-Fi connection. Hopefully in the future the ability to stream content from anywhere will be added. Check out the full press release below for more information. You can download the app now from the Google Play Store.
ORLANDO, Fla., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bright House Networks today announced that its Bright House TV App is now available for use on iPhones and select Android devices equipped with an Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system, as well as all three generations of iPads. The app, which allows viewers to watch live streaming television anywhere within their homes, is available for download to Bright House Networks customers at no additional charge.
With the Bright House TV App, viewers can easily flip through the channel listings and watch what's currently on with just a slide and tap of the fingertip. The Bright House TV App features more than one hundred channels on a variety of programming networks, including HBO, Cinemax, Starz, Showtime, The Movie Channel, A&E, Discovery, Lifetime, Cartoon Network, SyFy, CNN, Disney Channel, TLC, History, Travel Channel, USA, AMC and many more. The company also recently added local channels to the programming lineup in its Florida service area.
"Today's television viewers are always looking for more ways to enjoy their favorite programming whenever they want, wherever they want. Bright House Networks is thrilled to now make its Bright House TV App more widely available on iPhone and select Android devices," said Kevin Hyman, national executive vice president of operations, Bright House Networks.
To utilize the Bright House TV App, Bright House Networks customers can download the app from the Apple iTunes store. Once the app is downloaded, viewers can access Bright House TV directly from their iPad's touchscreen by tapping the icon and entering their Bright House Networks My Services username and password. The channels available on the app are based on the channels the customers currently receive as part of their Bright House Networks TV service. In addition to having an iPad, customers must have a High Speed Internet connection and a wireless router to use the Bright House TV App. The app is available at no additional charge to Bright House Networks video customers.
More information about the Bright House TV App and other services from Bright House Networks is available at brighthouse.com.
About Bright House NetworksBright House Networks is the sixth largest owner and operator of cable systems in the U.S. and the second largest in Florida with technologically advanced systems located in five states including Florida, Alabama, Indiana, Michigan and California.
Bright House Networks serves more than 2.4 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. The company also offers a full suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Bright House Media Strategies, the advertising arm of Bright House Networks, offers businesses advanced targeted advertising solutions. Bright House Networks also owns and operates exclusive local news and sports channels in its Florida markets.
For more information about Bright House Networks or our products and services, visit brighthouse.com.