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Vizio bdp being removed from BBonline
Posted 23 December 2011 - 11:55 PM
Got an email from BB online saying they're removing their app from my Vizio BD.
Anyone else have this situation?
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Posted 23 December 2011 - 11:57 PM
Posted 24 December 2011 - 12:13 AM
Did they say when? I just checked mine and it's still on there. I don't sub however.
3 Jan. Just looked on the BB on Demand site and Vizio isn't even listed anymore.
Wonder what the story is.
I subscribe but haven't used it, still have that $5 credit guess I'll use that in the next few days.
Posted 24 December 2011 - 07:28 AM
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Posted 24 December 2011 - 06:31 PM
...and this relates only to Dish just how? Don't you think everyone would like to know this information?
I apologized in advance if posted in error to the wrong area.
I apologize again for antagonizing you so.
And a Merry Christmas to you and your family.
Posted 25 December 2011 - 03:49 PM
It could go in the Blu-ray players area, but less people would see it... I could be wrong, but I suspect being in the Dish general forum it will get more eyes than if moved, so I'm ok with it being here for now.
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Posted 26 December 2011 - 10:03 AM
Posted 26 December 2011 - 01:49 PM
Perhaps if there was enough traffic. The same thought crossed our minds when DISH bought Sling a few years back making Slingboxes a DISH Network product. We'll see how it goes.
Maybe there should be a new forum under "Dish Network Products and Services"
As for the removal of BB from Vizio it doesn't make sense to me to eliminate a way people can purchase your product unless it is replaced by a better way or a way that makes more money. How does this change better or make more money for DISH/Blockbuster?
Posted 26 December 2011 - 06:11 PM
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Posted 28 December 2011 - 09:20 AM
If my Vizio HDTV wasn't a gift(it was) I would unload it and go with a HDTV manufacturer that does not have a "vanishing apps" issue.