Adelphia Boosts Data-Content Offerings


Adelphia Communications Corp. said Wednesday that it has added ESPN360 and Disney Connection to its high-speed-data content offerings.

ESPN360, ESPN’s customized broadband service, available at no additional cost to Adelphia’s “Preferred” and “Premier” high-speed-data customers, delivers sports highlights, breaking news, live events, classic sports moments and original programming.

“Sports is a popular subject that’s particularly well-suited to broadband, and ESPN360 is a fantastic addition to [],”Adelphia vice president of high-speed-Internet product marketing Carl Leuschner said in a prepared statement.

And Disney Connection features a collection of regularly updated games, activities and videos for the entire family from The Walt Disney Co.

“Disney Connection on lets kids entertain themselves in a fun, ad-free environment, where parents know they’ll be safe,” Adelphia director of high-speed-Internet product marketing Jeff Turner said in a prepared statement.