October 31, 2014
UW is one of just three schools in the Pacific-12 athletic conference to offer online and mobile access to Pac-12 Now mobile app and Pac-12.com to UW Seattle students in residence halls, as part of HuskyTV. In addition to the regular 130+ cable TV service, streaming HuskyTV allows subscribers to watch 105 channels of educational, news, sports and entertainment programming anywhere on campus, use the cloud digital video recorder (DVR) service to record and watch shows later on a laptop, tablet or smartphone, as well as get HBO GO.
November 12, 2013
HuskyTV, UW’s all-digital cable television service, now includes up to 72 channels of live, streaming TV. It brings news, sports, education and entertainment, streamed live to your Web browser, iPad or Roku streaming player, anywhere at UW Seattle. The new service, powered by philo.com, lets you pause, record, and play back shows with the built-in online DVR. Subscriptions to HuskyTV include HBO GO, with on-demand access to HBO documentaries, movies and original programming almost anywhere in the US. Visit uw.philo.com to see an example of Streaming HuskyTV.
May 13, 2013
More than 1700 UW residence hall students are watching TV news, sports, and more from their laptops anywhere on campus in a trial run that started in April and runs through spring quarter. The Tivli online TV service provides 32 channels and will likely expand to 72 if implemented in the fall, reports The Daily. Access to HBO and HBO GO was just added this month. Authorized students can point their laptop Web browser to uw.tivli.com. Access to non-local cable channels is only available to HuskyTV subscribers, including UW students living in residence halls.