Time Warner Cable

Evil Time Warner Cable Unveils New ‘Experience Store’ on East 4th Street

Posted June 21, 2016 at 5:14 am

The perennially maligned Time Warner Cable – soon to become Charter Communications, if you’ve seen those annoying commercials – is putting the finishing touches on its newest showroom. Its first in the downtown environs. Headquartered at 700 Broadway (corner of East 4th), the 5,700 square-foot location is one of their “experience stores.” Much of the […]

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Pop Karma on Orchard Street Shills for Time Warner Cable Business Class

Posted April 8, 2016 at 10:01 am

Time Warner Cable, that evil utility that city dwellers love to loathe, is filming a commercial on Orchard Street today. For the second day in a row, producers are shooting scenes inside four-year-old popcorn specialty shop Pop Karma to shill for the “Business Class” package from TWC. Like the others before it, the Pop Karma version of the […]

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Mapping Time Warner Cable WiFi Hot Spots on the LES

Posted June 28, 2013 at 6:10 am

Time Warner Cable is the bane of many here in the city, more often than not providing fodder for conversation.

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More Time Warner Cable Stenciling

Posted December 28, 2010 at 6:28 am

Rest assured, the minions at Time Warner Cable aren’t finished vandalizing Lower East Side sidewalks just yet.

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Time Warner Cable Stencils the Bowery

Posted December 9, 2010 at 6:18 am

Time Warner Cable is goin’ street with a new sidewalk stencil marketing push on the Bowery.  Perhaps they should focus instead on fixing the myriad signal strength issues that constantly plague their customer base. We spotted sidewalk markings along much of the Bowery down to Delancey.  The stencil stunt is actually to promote an invite-only […]

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Samsung Targets the East Village in New Commercial [Video]

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Much like the previous Time Warner Cable advert, this Samsung commercial running ad nauseum during football Sundays incorporates some key shots of the East Village.  Among other street scenes, the Village East Cinema, Bar Veloce, and Cooper Union are all featured prominently.

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Time Warner Cable on Cooper Square [Video]

Posted April 15, 2010 at 6:19 am

Time Warner Cable has been turning up the heat lately on Fios.  Commercials for the service air seemingly every break, touting the so-called merits of its monopoly and how Verizon pales in comparison.  The spot which plays ad nauseum is “counterfeit sunglasses,” which no doubt strives to capture a Canal Street bodega type of vibe. […]

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