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Time Warner Cable app for ICS (Fixed for Rooted Users)

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By droidxrooting, Senior Member on 17th April 2012, 04:18 PM
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20th April 2012, 01:51 AM |#81  
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stuff said he does programing for 50 a hr I hear :P

if i could afford that amount.I would freaking subscribe to timewarner haha
 
 
20th April 2012, 10:53 PM |#82  
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First, I want to thank everyone involved in making this work for rooted phones.


Now, my little rant:

I don't like Time Warner. I'm sure most of us don't and we're forced to use them because they have a geographic monopoly. Of course, their cable box is the absolute worst. I preferred my parent's U-Verse boxes and while I hate AT&T more than Time Warner, given the opportunity I would switch to U-Verse.

Now Time Warner gives you the ability to watch Live TV. But, like others have mentioned, there's virtually no point to having Live TV on your phone at home when you have a TV connected to a higher quality stream. Of course, there is the "crapper" scenario, but I just pause the TV while I'm on the crapper. Not like I'm missing anything.

Time Warner continuously strives to suck more and more. There is no end to their suckiness. They provide sub-par HD service, sub-par internet service, and sub-par customer service. They even gave me a DVR box that's so old it doesn't have 1080p support.

::rant off::

I can't get this app to work at all, but I realized it won't benefit me in any way. I have a 50" screen in my living room and I'm picking up a 46" for my bedroom, so I can't think of where having TV on my phone inside my house would be useful.

But I wanted to mention for the developers (hope this helps):

When I try to log in, I have to turn my WiFi off first so it can authenticate, then when I want to hit the live TV button, I have to turn the WiFi on again. However, for whatever reason my phone just goes unresponsive for about 10 seconds before Android tells me that the app isn't responding and asks me to wait or close. If I keep the WiFi off and try to use the TV it tells me I need to be on the home network.
24th April 2012, 02:52 PM |#83  
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I am running the app on my rooted 4g Xoom running peter alfonsos ics rom.

Never have I seen the rooted error, on either version of the app.

However, here is my situation. I have roadrunner for internet, and directv for cable. My parents however have roadrunner and twc cable. So I log in as them, it sees their dvr but won't work with my roadrunner. So until a tweak, it has to be the same wifi in the same house.

Haven't tried it over on their wifi yet.

Can't wait to get this working off of the home network
24th April 2012, 05:15 PM |#84  
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works like a charm on my HP TouchPad. Used it for about a hr or two continuously
24th April 2012, 06:25 PM |#85  
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Have you tried to reinstall the app from the link?

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24th April 2012, 06:27 PM |#86  
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You have to be using wifi in the house which has twc subscription. They have some kind of authentication for that. Currently this app works only with wifi.

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30th April 2012, 03:58 AM |#87  
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thanks working perfectly on transformer ics 4.0 rooted,, wish i could get rid of the jitter but thats the apps fault
30th April 2012, 05:04 AM |#88  
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Working great on my TeamEOS Nightly running Xoom as well! Great Job!
14th May 2012, 01:10 AM |#89  
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I take it no one found a way to get around the home network issue?
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I take it no one found a way to get around the home network issue?

Nope still does not work. Just fyi that HBO go is available on ics and you can stream stuff over the network.

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Not for tablets.. Xoom isn't supported

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