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#21 OFFLINE   CCarncross

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Posted 20 October 2010 - 10:10 AM

ohh come on...really???


There are people with that short an attention span that they actually spend most of their time surfing and not actually watching....I've seen it.

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#22 OFFLINE   matt

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Posted 20 October 2010 - 10:52 AM

My girlfriend's brother watches TV this way. The one time I was lucky enough to watch TV with him, if there hadn't been a PIG, I wouldn't have seen anything.

Edited by matt, 20 October 2010 - 10:52 AM.

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#23 OFFLINE   skatingrocker17

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Posted 20 October 2010 - 09:10 PM

Everything.
The dvr stinks.
Picture quality.
NOT user friendly.
Channel list.


The DVR does suck, it's very slow and mine from all the time. I had the Scientific Atlanta 8300 HD.

The SD picture quality is better but I only watch HD and the HD picture quality on DirecTV is superior.

It's somewhat user friendly but the user interface sucks anyway.

The only advantages I saw about Time Warner over DirecTV was that Time Warner Cable had more locals and more HD channels (in my area). I'm still happy I switched to DirecTV though.




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