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How to renew your Lifeline benefits

If you use the Lifeline program to stay connected to your family and friends, there are changes coming to the renewal process you need to know about. Every 12 months, Lifeline participants have to recertify that they qualify for this benefit. TDS is now partnering with the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) to help make that process even easier.
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The TDS TV Sports Tier is here!

We’re excited to announce the launch of the new, first-time-ever, TDS TV® Sports Tier. It has all the channels you’ve been wanting wrapped up in a single, affordable, package—including the always-popular NFL RedZone! Take a peek at all of the popular standard definition and high-definition channels included for one low price.
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TV customers: sun outages coming

The potential for sun outages is coming. Twice a year, all television customers all across the U.S. may experience some degree of TV interference due to sun outages. This spring, the solar interference is expected between Feb. 26-March 8, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find out more about this solar phenomenon.
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Phone scam: whatever you do, don’t say “yes”

Reports of a new phone scheme have been hitting media outlets (including USA Today and CBS News) for the last few days. It’s being coined the “Can you hear me?” scam and it may take only one word to fall for it. We have what you need to know.
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Resolve to save money on Showtime

For a limited time, you can add Showtime's array of blockbuster movies, critically acclaimed original series and award-winning sports coverage to your TDS TV® channel lineup for just $6.95 a month for 12 months.
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Introducing the TDS TV Companion App!

We recently launched the TDS TV companion app, a free mobile tool that takes your TV viewing experience to the next level. With our new app you can record programming from anywhere with your Internet-connected tablet or smart phone. Our new app also serves as a hands-on guide and remote control in your home.
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December TV: what’s on and when to watch

With the holidays in full-swing, you want to catch your favorite holiday specials, but you have no idea when they’re on. Or, you might not care about holiday specials, but DO wish you knew what else is out there to watch. No matter which category you fall into, we can hook you up with ideas and resources so you can find what you're looking for.
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A love affair with Countdown to Christmas: a confession and advice

Are you one of those who laughs at those of us Hallmark movie watchers? If you are, but you enjoy romance, romcoms, Disney movies, or Nora Roberts books, keep reading—I might just convince you to give one a try. Or if you’ve ever been curious but don’t know where to start, I can help there too. Find out what to watch, what to avoid, and what's coming in this season's batch of Hallmark Christmas movies.
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It’s that time of year—sun outage season

So what the heck is a sun outage? Well, for about two weeks each spring and fall, cable companies experience a technical phenomenon in which the sun causes "solar interference" to all geostationary satellite signals. Unfortunately, there is technically nothing we can do to prevent sun outages from occurring, but we'll tell you when they might happen.
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Your TDS TV User Interface Is Getting An Upgrade

TDS TV’s user interface is getting a whole new look. Don’t worry, your DVR, on-screen guide and remote will still… more...
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