SOURCE: Synacor, Inc.

Synacor, Inc.

January 11, 2011 08:00 ET

US Cable Deploys Synacor's Platform and Homepage to Enhance Cable and Broadband Offerings to Consumers

BUFFALO, NY--(Marketwire - January 11, 2011) - Synacor, a market leader powering personalized homepages and online entertainment services for high-speed Internet subscribers, announced today that its customized homepage product has been deployed by US Cable, strengthening the value of their cable and broadband packages. With the deployment of my.USCable.com, US Cable offers their subscribers a richer online experience, including access to e-mail, news, entertainment, travel information, weather, and video.

"The Synacor platform enriches our broadband offerings, allowing us to seamlessly expand our online services," said US Cable Vice President of Operations, Joe Appio. "Our relationship with Synacor will position us well to deliver more value to our consumers online."

"We are excited to partner with US Cable as it enhances its cable and broadband offerings for their consumers," said Synacor CEO, Ron Frankel. "We are confident our homepage and infrastructure offerings will help US Cable grow its Web presence, brand awareness, and subscriber loyalty."

Synacor's personalized homepages are designed as branded entry points for their customers' subscribers to begin consuming Internet-based services and features. The integrated single sign-on process allows Synacor to securely identify and authenticate subscribers, so that US Cable can serve targeted features and localized information, further encouraging subscriber usage.

About Synacor
Synacor powers personalized homepages and online entertainment services reaching over 25 million high-speed Internet subscribers worldwide. Its stable of cable, telecom, and satellite providers utilizes Synacor's best-of-breed technology solutions to deliver the next generation of video, news, gaming and other content and services across multiple digital platforms. Synacor's innovative technology platforms enable its partners to quickly adapt to the evolving online landscape, driving consumer engagement and generating new revenues through search, content distribution, advertising, value-added services, and e-commerce. Synacor is headquartered in Buffalo, NY. For more information please visit www.synacor.com.

About US Cable
US Cable is a privately held MSO (Multiple Systems Operator) that ranks among the top 35 largest cable television companies in the United States, serving nearly 100,000 customers in 6 different states. We offer a host of video entertainment and communications products ranging from digital video to advanced state-of-the-art broadband Internet access and digital phone services. US Cable is committed to providing customers with the highest quality service and value throughout the many communities we serve. This commitment has resulted in the wide-scale deployment of optional digital cable services, available to over ninety seven percent of our customer base. In addition to over 200 channels now offered to the majority of US Cable communities served, high-speed cable modem service and digital phone products are also available to nearly seventy five percent of the total households in our markets.

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