Saturday, October 17, 2009
They offer their homepage for free use to Charter Cable subscribers. This home page can be personalized and used to find links to interesting news articles and videos on a variety of topics. These topics include News, Sports, Movies, and Games, among other services. For quick links, they include Web searches, Yellowbook and ebay. These links are designed to give busy families all the information they need on various subjects of interest on one webpage. This page can save time normally reserved for surfing, and allows family members that share computers the time needed to have an individual turn.
Especially designed to help families with growing children, Charter carries a Learning Pack that includes contributions from Nick Jr, AWARD Funways, Clever Island, DK Learning, HOOPAH, Encyclopedia Britannica and Boston Test Prep, which helps teens prepare for the SATs. This is a one-stop link for children in the home that need help with homework, or the teens that need help preparing for tests. This is a service that is specialized to help the education of the youth in the home.
They also have a Variety Pack, which does include educational games and the Encyclopedia Britannica, but that goes beyond education with Shockwave Unlimited, which gives access to over 500 games and puzzles for family entertainment. It also includes a link to American Greetings.com, where the family can choose a pre-made card or create one. The package also has links to the Weather Channel, the NHL and the MLB.com. These packages add convenience to the daily lives and sometimes-hectic schedules of busy families. They are intended to be a central source for necessary links that provide timesaving information to help the family grow.
The page itself is formatted to be user-friendly, with easy to find links. It has an online easy to read TV Guide. It also has a three-day forecast that can be set by zip code to get the local weather. There is a link to listen to Charter Radio while surfing and a Market Watch section that allows the user access to information on the stock market.
With all of these extra features, Charter Cable has proven itself as more than just a cable TV provider. Charter Cable is the one-stop source to meet the demands of a familyís budget for cable TV, internet and phone services, while adding options to help meet the individual educational and entertainment needs of the whole family.
This page is an important resource for the family, adding value to any internet service or bundled monthly package. It is a help to any family on a budget, with a busy schedule. Charter Cable has built a page for the family that utilizes the internet for surfing, or for homework assignments on current affairs and other school related projects. Charter Cable built this page to give back to its customers.