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Thursday, January 22, 2009

Day 374 and new cable (or digital TV or whatever)

So today we switched from Dish network to Pioneer's DTV since they finally got DVR. It's going to be a challenge getting used to everything, but I guess I'll figure it out. Eventually. HA! Anyway, we get more channels than we had with DISH, it costs a bit more but we get a discount on our internet so it actually works out cheaper in the long run.

Interesting tidbit. I had called Dish to try and get them to give me a deal to move one of the Dish TV's upstairs. They couldn't even tell me how much it was going to cost. Their answer was: between $49 and $99. Oh, and they'd give me $20 off. Yeah right. $29 I might be able to handle, $79 I didn't want to pay. So, bye-bye Dish!


Di said...

We were anxiously waiting for Pioneer to get DVR, but the one we have from Dish records 2 programs at a time, and I am SOOOOO addicted to way too many shows that i just can't miss. I couldn't survive without my dual DVR.LOL.

KiddoKare1 said...

That is one thing we'll miss about our Dish, it recorded on both TV's, too. But man, they ticked me off. When I called to cancel my service today, suddenly they wanted to come do what we needed done for free. BAH!