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Just click to watch movie previews, music videos, news updates,
sports replays and more! This unique video player puts thousands
of clips right at your fingertips in an easy-to-search format.
Plus, you can save videos for later viewing! And now, PowerBoost™ will
kick right in and give you a huge jolt of speed for faster downloads!
can you do with it?
- View movie
trailers, sports highlights and news clips.
The Fan to focus on topics that interest you most:
- Click Watch
List at the top of The Fan, and then select
your favorite topics.
the Newest tab for late breaking news
the Top Picks tab to watch the most popular
on the video clip to enlarge the image.
and replay your favorite clips.
do you get there?
1. Visit Comcast.net and
login with your username and password.
2. Click The Fan icon at the top of the page and the pop-up window
3. Select a thumbnail of the video clip you would like to see or
choose from the categories listed at the top of The Fan.
all this fun is free!
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on service plan. PowerBoost works by temporarily providing brief
bursts of download connection speed above the provisioned 6Mbps
or 8Mbps download speed for the first 10MB or 20MB of a file
download respectively. It then reverts to your provisioned speed
for the remainder of the download. Many factors affect speed.
Actual speeds will vary and are not guaranteed. Features and
services subject to change.
Webmail has a new look!
Comcast.net unveiled its new webmail - connecting Customers in
a much simpler way to what's important in their lives. The new
format includes a new design with easy-to-use icons and added
features, bringing a new flavor to your Webmail experience.
to a new look and feel, the new design also furthers the way
that Comcast's products interact with each other, namely Comcast
High-Speed Internet and Comcast Digital Voice®. With easy
online access to voice messages for Comcast Digital Voice Customers,
the new webmail adds convenience, control and value to the Comcast
features are the obvious ones - those that make Comcast.net webmail
the simple way to stay connected, including:
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Events This Month
Comcast is proud
to sponsor these events in our area.
Holiday Parade - Macy's, Comcast and Sprout are happy
to get you in the holiday spirit, bringing Jakers and Noddy
to the parade.
PBS Kids Sprout
has all the shows kids love and parents trust, and you can find
it on Comcast and Comcast ON DEMAND, where you and your little
ones can be entertained by quality shows and characters. Sing,
dance, play games, create arts and crafts, and even make birthday
the adventures of Piggley Winks, a loveable pig, and his friends
Dannan the Duck and Ferny the Bull on Raloo Farm in the rural
Irish village of Tara in the 1950s, and Noddy introduces a new
word in French, Spanish, Mandarin, Swahili or Russian with a
new language each week.
Winter Wonderland Powered by Comcast -
Recognized as the "Largest Holiday Light Show West of
the Mississippi," the 14th annual Chevron Winter Wonderland
Powered by Comcast will capture your attention with glimmers
and glows around every corner at Portland International Raceway!
Since 1993 the journey through Winter Wonderland has become
a beloved Holiday Tradition. Visitors enjoy a most spectacular
show viewing over 250 colorful displays and 40 fully animated
scenes from the warmth and comfort of their own vehicle.
The 2006 edition
features the return of the lovable Santa Hat wearing Sea Monster
and his "Treasures by the Sea." Also returning is "Toyland," an
extravaganza for young and old alike. Other favorites, "The
12 Days of Christmas," "Dinosaur World" and the "Tunnel
of Lights" will fill your car with wonder and amazement.
The vibrant Poinsettia wreath and too many other displays to
mention wait to light up your holiday. For many, Winter Wonderland
is the first snow flake of winter dancing on their cheeks.
For those would
like to walk in a Winter Wonderland, mark Monday, November 27th
for the annual Doggie walk. The track is closed to vehicle traffic
so you can bring your dog and walk the track at your leisure
and enjoy the lights. No dog, no worries. Walk the enchantment
with friends. Over the years WWL has donated over 350K in donations
to local area charities and 30 tons of food to the Sunshine Division
so don't forget a canned good or two.
can bring this newsletter to Winter Wonderland for a $3 discount
(not valid with any other discount or coupon). The show runs
from Thanksgiving Night through New Years Night. Call 503-821-4349
or visit www.globaleventsgrouppdx.com for
Festival of Trees - One of Portland's premier holiday
events, the 24th annual Providence Festival of Trees. This
event, with a theme of "Making Spirits Bright," offers
a beautiful, heartwarming holiday experience for the entire
family to enjoy.
Nov. 30, 5:30 to 11:00 p.m. - Gala Evening dinner and tree
Dec. 1, 10 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Public Show
Dec. 2, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Public Show
Dec. 2, 6:30 p.m. to midnight - Jingle Bell Jam: Dancing in
the Trees auction, dinner and dancing.
Center, Exhibit Hall A
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Public Show, $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for children (ages
3-12), children 2 and under admitted free with an adult. Gala Evening:
$175 per person. Jingle Bell Jam: $75 per person.
It's become a holiday tradition for thousands - Providence's Festival
of Trees features 50 elaborately decorated Christmas trees on display
and over 100 unique holiday mini-trees, wreaths, centerpieces,
gingerbread displays and more. Also featured; live entertainment,
photos with Santa, kids crafts, and a Teddy Bear Hospital where
kids 12 and under receive a free bear. Providence doctors and nurses
will be on hand to give teddy bear wellness checks.
The 2006 Providence
Festival of Trees seeks to raise more than $500,000 to benefit
Providence Health System programs and the individuals and families
they serve. Event proceeds will support Providence Cancer Center,
Providence Center for Advanced Heart Disease, The Center for
Medically Fragile Children, the Providence Medication Assistance
Program and Gately Academy.
Dinner and Tree Auction - The live and silent auctions feature
some of the most unique Christmas trees ever created, loaded
with gift packages ranging from exotic trips to children's gifts
galore. Free valet parking at the Oregon Convention Center.
Jam-Dancing in the Trees - Auction, dinner and dancing. A fun
holiday party set amongst the beautiful trees of the Festival,
including a unique "Dessert Dash" where guests run
for after-dinner treats!
for the 2006 Providence Festival of Trees: Pam and Paul DeBoni.
or visit www.providence.org/festivaloftrees for
Annual Holiday Concert Series
Holiday Music From Around The World - Comcast
and Moonstruck Chocolate Co. Present Aaron Meyer and Bill Lamb,
Friday, Dec. 15, 7:30 PM and Saturday, Dec. 16, 2:30 and 7:30 PM
at the First Congregational Church, 1126 SW Park at Main St. across
from the Portland Art Museum.
Comcast Customers get an exclusive holiday special of $5 off any
general admission ticket to hear Aaron Meyer and Bill Lamb this
holiday season at their one of a kind holiday concert series. Before
discount: $20 adult/$15 children, senior, and students. Just call
Ticketwest at (503) 224-8499, or Safeway Tickets West at (503)
515-3461 and ask for the: "Special Comcast Promotion" for
the Meyer/Lamb holiday concerts on Dec 15 and 16."
Listen to and
purchase holiday CDs online at: www.aaronmeyer.com
The Portland ITEC returns to the Oregon Convention Center on
December 6 -7, 2006. Register to attend the event at no
charge as a special guest of event sponsor Comcast and
the capabilities of the leading vendors from the Portland area
and beyond. Meet directly with prospective providers, ask specific
questions and compare vendors' Customer relationship approaches.
any of the Vendor Strategy sessions in the special on-floor
- Get up-to-date
on the most current trends in the two new ITEC Insight sessions: "Top
2007 Information Technology Trends for Your Business" and "2007
Security Threatscape - How to Stay Ahead of the Curve"
- Plus, you
can register for the ITEC SolutionBuilder Conference, organized
into four individual courses filled with detailed content and
realistic advice. Tools you can use ... and results you can
see - right away.
Visit www.goITEC.com/PDX for
all the details and to register today! Use Priority Code: TEXPX236 to
activate your free pass, compliments of Comcast. To view your
eTicket online go to: www.goitec.com/events/image/other/TEXPX236.htm
Once. Give Twice.
Our Children's Store, a holiday season gift store benefiting
children's charities, is open now through mid January on the Corner
of SW Ninth and Morrison in the Galleria. For over a decade, Our
Children's Store has raised more than $1.5 million dollars to children's
charities in Oregon and SW Washington.
season, we invite you to come shop, have a private party, order
corporate gift baskets, or purchase gift certificates. We have
gifts for all occasions and all ages. For more information and
participating agencies, visit www.ourchildrensstore.org or
call 503- 281-7709.
every item you buy benefits children in crisis in our community
- so buy once, give twice.
Store is presented by Comcast, KINK, Bill Naito Company, and
the Portland Tribune.
Ice Racing - The world’s best professional motorcycle
and Quad/ATV ice racers will ride back to the Memorial Coliseum
for their first stop on the 31st Annual World Championship
Ice Racing Series on Saturday, December 16 at 8p. With unbridled
horsepower and minimal rules these races are some of the most
exhilarating events of the season. The thoroughbreds of the
sport are the Manufacturers World Cup Bikes, high horsepower
state-of-the-art race machines specifically designed for racing
on the ice and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in less than
three seconds. All divisions of racing must use Silver Rockets
Ice Racing Studs in their tires for traction on the ice ovals,
leaving a trail of ice shreds in their wake!
Use the password Comcast and
get $3 off General Admission tickets here.
the Hedge - A scheming raccoon fools a
family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt
of food by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped
up while they were hibernating. Voices of Bruce Willis,
Gary Shandling. PG
Premieres Dec. 1
House - D.J. Walters is convinced that
his crabby neighbor Horace Nebbercracker, who terrorizes
all the local kids, is behind Mrs. Nebbercracker's mysterious
disappearance. Mitchel Musso, Sam Lerner star. PG
Premieres Dec. 8
Libre - Berated all his life by those
around him, a Friar follows his dream and dons a mask
to moonlight as the wrestler Luchador. Starring Jack
Black, Ana De la Reguera. PG
Premieres Dec. 8
Impossible III - Ethan Hunt comes face
to face with a dangerous and sadistic arms dealer while
trying to keep his identity secret in order to protect
his girlfriend. Tom Cruise, Philip Seymour Hoffman star. PG-13
Premieres Dec. 14
Hotshot rookie race car Lightning McQueen is living life
in the fast lane until he hits a detour on his way to the
most important race of his life. Voices of Owen Wilson, Paul
Premieres Dec. 22
Man - Hired to steal the Queens Diamond,
pint-sized thief Calvin and his dimwitted partner Percy
stash the stone in a woman's handbag and Calvin poses
as a baby to retrieve it. Stars Marlon Wayans, Shawn
Premieres Dec. 22
vs. Morales III
Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao is a three-time world champion,
a non-stop powerhouse and an ultimate warrior whose speed and
power dominates opponents. Erik "El Terrible" Morales
is a three-time world champion and an undeniable force in the
ring. These two have met twice before and their battles are
legendary. With one win a piece their epic battle continues
in a third explosive fight. Saturday, November 18,
2006 live on Pay-Per-View. Countdown show starts at 5:30PM.
Live event starts at 6:00PM on Ch. 801.
65: Bad Intentions
Two UFC championship fights, one amazing night! Undisputed
UFC Welterweight Champion Matt Hughes has established himself
as one of the greatest champions in UFC history. Now, he
attempts an eagerly anticipated title defense against Canadian
phenom Georges "Rush" St. Pierre. Plus, UFC Heavyweight
Champion Tim "The Maine-iac" Sylvia faces a new
kind of challenge in submission expert Jeff "The Snowman" Monson. Saturday,
November 18, exclusively on Pay-Per-View! Countdown
show 6:30PM. Live event starts at 7:00PM. Ch. 802 & 803.
Visit http://65.ufc.com for
December to Dismember - Live from the Augusta Civic
Center in Augusta, GA on Sunday, Dec. 3. Countdown show starts
at 4:30PM. Live event starts at 5:00PM on Ch. 801.
Armageddon - Live from the Richmond Coliseum in
Richmond, VA on Sunday, Dec. 17th. Countdown show starts
at 4:30PM. Live event starts at 5:00PM on Ch. 801.
To order, use
your digital navigator and remote or call 1-800-COMCAST.
Visit www.indemand.com for
more information on these and other programs.
may not be available to all Customers. ON DEMAND available to
residential Customers in Comcast Digital Cable wired and serviceable
areas only. Basic Cable service subscription is required to receive
other levels of service. A digital converter and remote control
are required. Equipment charges may apply. All ON DEMAND selections
subject to charge indicated at time of purchase. For households
with Digital Cable on multiple televisions, you will be charged
per movie ordered per set. Prices shown do not include applicable
taxes and franchise fees. ON DEMAND programs are limited. Not
available in all areas. Restrictions may apply. Programming,
pricing, ratings and scheduling subject to change. A subscription
to Digital Cable and a premium channel is required to receive
that service ON DEMAND.
- Shoot, Share, and Get on TV!
Ziddio is a new online and On Demand channel from Comcast featuring
user-generated content. Ziddio.com is
a place where you can create, watch, and share videos with a few
key differences we know you'll like. The content on Ziddio is mostly
created through a variety of contests. Check out the current contests
below to see how you can win:
- Join the
Jedi Order - Fans will submit a short video resume to bTV that
expresses why they deserve to be employed as a Jedi Knight.
The resumes would include the fan's story - how and why they
became a fan as well as guided tours of their Star Wars memorabilia
collections and fan focused wardrobes. Submit entries 11/1
- 12/15/2006. Grand Prize: Trip for winner and guest to Zero-Gravity
space flight at Kennedy Space Center
- Clean House:
Search for the Messiest Home - Neicy Nash and the crew of Style
network's "Clean House" are leading the search for
the messiest home in America. The call to action from American
consumers is to showcase through a user-generated video how
their house and its contents have become completely out of
control. To qualify, families will send a video of their house
and why it should be chosen. Submit entries 11/1 - 12/1/2006.
Grand Prize: One grand prize winner will be selected to receive
a complete home makeover of all rooms at the grand prize winner's
primary residence depicted in his / her video (except garage).
are rated by Ziddio users. By rating, sending the video to a
friend, or simply posting a comment, you are giving the best
videos the recognition they deserve. Your participation also
serves another purpose. Videos with the highest ratings win prizes!
And one more thing - the top-rated videos and the prize winners
will be available through Comcast On Demand! That is right -
Visit www.ziddio.com to
Thursday, November 23 at 7:00pm
Repeats Friday, November 24 at 10:30 AM
@ Oregon State
Friday, November 24 at 11:30 PM
Sunday, November 25 at 7:30 PM
Football with Mike Bellotti
Live - Sundays at 5:00 PM (except in Eugene/Corvallis)
Replays - Mondays at 9:00 PM
Sports Talk with Mike Riley
Fridays at 6:00 PM
Grey Cup Championship
Live - Sunday, November 19th at 3:00 PM
of About A Half-Dozen Or So Stars
Thursday, November 23 at 7:30 PM
The Famous Mysterious Actor hosts this special featuring the Ed
Wood classic, The Revenge of Dr. X plus Tim Riley's Classroom
Guide To A Better America and more surprises.
Even Close to the Best of
The Famous Mysterious Actor Show
Saturday, November 25 at 11:00 PM
Clips, bits and guests from the world's greatest late-night talk
programming is available ON DEMAND:
Channel 1>Local Programs>CNW14
Visit www.comcastnw.com/cnw14.htm for
more information on CNW14.