The Masters® Golf Tournament Available in 3-D to Time Warner Cable® Customers
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) today announced that beginning April 9, customers will be able to view daily highlights from this year's Masters Golf Tournament in 3D on Demand. On demand highlights will be available for viewing until April 30. Customers must have 3D TVs and a Time Warner Cable HD box with HDMI output in order to view the daily highlights.
Time Warner Cable will also be hosting private viewing parties of The Masters in 3D three markets: Charlotte, NC, San Diego, CA, and New York City, NY.
"We remain committed to bringing our customers not just the latest programming, but the most innovative ways to watch it. The Masters coverage and these viewing parties will provide a good test for the future rollout of 3D TV in our footprint," said Melinda Witmer, Executive Vice President of Programming for Time Warner Cable.
For more information about the Masters 3D experience, please visit www.twondemand.com/masters
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Posted by Shane Sturgeon, April 6, 2010 3:32 PM
About Shane SturgeonShane Sturgeon is the Co-Publisher and Chief Technologist of HDTV Magazine, an industry publication with HDTV roots going back to 1984, when Dale Cripps founded The HDTV Newsletter. Today, HDTV Magazine is a leading online resource for HDTV news and information and captures the eyes and imaginations of over 3 million visitors annually. Mr. Sturgeon has a background in information technology and has served in various consulting capacities for Fortune 500 companies such as J.P. Morgan Chase, Verizon Communications, Proctor & Gamble and Nationwide Insurance. He has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Wright State University.