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For 9th year, H-E-B plans to run ad during Super Bowl

5:38 pm Jan. 30, 2015

It won’t be seen nationally, but San Antonio-based grocer H-E-B is running a Super Bowl ad.

This will be the company’s ninth year to air a regional commercial during the big game, H-E-B spokeswoman Leslie Sweet said. The 60-second spot is expected to be seen by an estimated 3 million people in TV markets across Texas.

In the ad, an H-E-B employee scours the globe to find new products for the chain’s

Longhorn Network debuts on DirecTV

1:07 pm Jan. 21, 2015

DirecTV is the latest carrier to pick up the Austin-based Longhorn Network.

The satellite provider added LHN to its lineup today.

Customers in Texas who have the Choice package or higher can find it on Channel 677.

Fox 7 picks up new game show network

1:25 pm Jan. 20, 2015

A new over-the-air TV channel is set to hit Austin’s airwaves this summer.

Buzzr TV will run on one of Fox-owned KTBC’s digital subchannels, featuring an assortment of classic game shows, Fox announced Tuesday.

Programs set to

Time Warner Cable raising several monthly fees

5:00 pm Jan. 14, 2015

For many Central Texans, the cost of cable TV is about to go up.

Time Warner Cable, the area’s dominant cable provider, says it will increase several of its monthly fees starting as soon as next