Knology Beefs Up Broadband with Synacor

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Knology Inc. said Tuesday that it will begin offering premium broadband content from Synacor Inc.

The MSO will add two premium packages, “My Broadband” and “My Broadband+,” featuring entertainment, sports, family and educational services.

Among Synacor’s services:'s “TrackPass with PitCommand,” MusicNow Radio, MusicNow Full Access with downloadable music, Clever Island, Encyclopaedia Britannica,, GameBlast and anti-virus and parental controls from Zero-Knowledge Systems Inc.

“These products all come with added features, making them even more valuable to the customers," Knology director of product management Lynn Hall said in a prepared statement.

“For example, through's PitCommand, customers can 'patch in' to the in-car and pit conversations of their favorite drivers,” Hall added. “With MusicNow Full Access, music fans can download or stream their favorite tracks from a catalog of over 500,000 titles.”