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Bright House Networks’ Launches Free Text Messaging with the New Easy Gadget Application

Includes Simple Navigation, Fresh Look and New Tablet Design



Orlando, Fla.

Bright House Networks today announced that it has launched an updated version of its easy gadget application. The app features a fresh design, new features and easier navigation, and is available on desktop and mobile platforms, including a brand new app designed specifically for tablets. Bright House Networks easy gadget is currently available to both Bright House Networks’ residential and business customers free of charge on Google Play, on the Apple App Store and for download from My Services on Windows PC and Macintosh computers.

New features on the easy gadget app include unlimited two-way SMS Text Messaging, allowing customers to send text messages to and receive text messages from any mobile phone in the United States and other easy gadget users using their Bright House Networks Home or Business Phone number, and a fresh design and new colors for clearer navigation across all platforms. A new easy gadget app is also now available specifically for both Android and iPad tablets which includes all of the same features as the mobile and desktop versions.

Bright House Networks easy gadget was developed to help Bright House phone customers to stay connected while away from home and the office. Residential customers must subscribe to both Bright House Networks Home Phone and Road Runner services. Business Solutions customers must subscribe to both Bright House Networks phone and High Speed-Internet services. The Bright House Networks easy gadget mobile app, which is supported on the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, as well as Android phones and tablets, is fully compatible with Bright House Networks’ easy gadget desktop app for Windows PC and Macintosh computers.

About Bright House Networks

Bright House Networks is the sixth largest owner and operator of cable systems in the U.S. and the second largest in Florida, with technologically advanced systems located in five states including Florida, Alabama, Indiana, Michigan and California and two of the top 20 DMAs.

Bright House Networks serves approximately 2.5 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data, home security and automation and voice services. Bright House Networks Business Solutions offers a strong portfolio of video, voice, data, and cloud-based solutions to the small and medium business segments. In addition, Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions provides advanced, fiber-based telecommunication services to key industry verticals in the mid-market and carrier segments, including cloud-based hosted voice, managed security, and cell backhaul to wireless carriers. The company was recently re-certified as a Cisco® Master Service Provider under the Cisco Cloud and Managed Service Program, and was the first cable operator in the United States to achieve this designation. Bright House Networks also owns and operates exclusive, award-winning, local news and sports channels in its Florida markets.

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Brian Craven