Knology Beefs Up Broadband with Synacor


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.”