Page 1 of 6 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 78

Thread: Cyclone TV fail

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 38,107, Level: 60
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 943
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MaccloNe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,010
    Points
    38,107
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 219
    Given: 23

    Cyclone TV fail

    I clicked the link to the receiver and tight end newcomer video. It shows a Miami of Ohio interview. WTF!



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 119,846, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cycsk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    9,547
    Points
    119,846
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 436
    Given: 372

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    I clicked the link to the receiver and tight end newcomer video. It shows a Miami of Ohio interview. WTF!

    Did you report it to them? Or just to us?



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 38,107, Level: 60
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 943
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MaccloNe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,010
    Points
    38,107
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 219
    Given: 23

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Yes, I reported it.



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 277,600, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chuckd4735's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, Iowa
    Posts
    14,949
    Points
    277,600
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,023
    Given: 206

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Welp, Cyclones.TV was good while it lasted. Time to shut 'er down.



  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 5,618, Level: 22
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 432
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    673
    Points
    5,618
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 127
    Given: 126

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    There is FAR more wrong with cyclones.tv that is probably completely beyond ISU's control. I would like them to create a class that allows our students, among the best in the computer business, the ability to maintain and manage the site. I'm pretty sure at this point the entire thing is out sourced to leirfield.

    The menu system for one is absolutely terrible. It takes ten years to find a video, even if you already know where it is. I can go to youtube and find half the games faster. The server is always over-burdened. That is why it drops, and doesn't connect, and redirects. Unacceptable in my opinion for a school that gives out a special degree for computer science.

    Again it may be out of their control, but with the money the fans are putting up, I think they can make cyclones.tv, educational, public, and fantastic. It has a long ways to go.



  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 8,915, Level: 28
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 435
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    IA City
    Posts
    831
    Points
    8,915
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 101
    Given: 0

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Cyclones.tv is horrible. The luelion video format or whatever it is is horrible.



  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 315,077, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,784
    Points
    315,077
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 265
    Given: 52

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BWRhasnoAC View Post
    There is FAR more wrong with cyclones.tv that is probably completely beyond ISU's control. I would like them to create a class that allows our students, among the best in the computer business, the ability to maintain and manage the site. I'm pretty sure at this point the entire thing is out sourced to leirfield.

    The menu system for one is absolutely terrible. It takes ten years to find a video, even if you already know where it is. I can go to youtube and find half the games faster. The server is always over-burdened. That is why it drops, and doesn't connect, and redirects. Unacceptable in my opinion for a school that gives out a special degree for computer science.

    Again it may be out of their control, but with the money the fans are putting up, I think they can make cyclones.tv, educational, public, and fantastic. It has a long ways to go.
    What astronomical amount of jack are CYTV subscribers having to plunk down for it? Srs question have never paid for it.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 335,104, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 66.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    9,461
    Points
    335,104
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,009
    Given: 496

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    What astronomical amount of jack are CYTV subscribers having to plunk down for it? Srs question have never paid for it.

    Brace yourself and prepare your anus...$80 a year or something like that. I've been a subscriber since it was the "clone zone".



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 106,028, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    3,167
    Points
    106,028
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 293
    Given: 0

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    What astronomical amount of jack are CYTV subscribers having to plunk down for it? Srs question have never paid for it.
    With a yearly subscription it's like $6.67 a month. I mean if you can work your budget around a little I'm sure it's doable for most, but it might make things tight around the house.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 315,077, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,784
    Points
    315,077
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 265
    Given: 52

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by CYphyllis View Post
    With a yearly subscription it's like $6.67 a month. I mean if you can work your budget around a little I'm sure it's doable for most, but it might make things tight around the house.
    Dayum, how do I tell my old lady our baby girl won't get diapers next month with a bill like that?



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 188,566, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 40.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    8,772
    Points
    188,566
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 547
    Given: 274

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by Beyerball View Post
    Cyclones.tv is horrible. The luelion video format or whatever it is is horrible.
    It is literally the worst player I have used in the past two years. I absolutely hate it.

    I'm not a complain about everything type of guy but dear lord upgrade that player.



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 361,703, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    19,235
    Points
    361,703
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 553
    Given: 74

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Yeah, Neulion blows. I don't know how they allow that to be their player.


    It's all snark from here on out

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 143,677, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CrossCyed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    9,385
    Points
    143,677
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 0

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    It is literally the worst player I have used in the past two years. I absolutely hate it.

    I'm not a complain about everything type of guy but dear lord upgrade that player.
    I think it's pretty good putting a tv station together with a full time staff of something like five people.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 56,526, Level: 73
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 524
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acoustimac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Lamoni, IA
    Posts
    2,279
    Points
    56,526
    Level
    73
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 91
    Given: 115

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BWRhasnoAC View Post
    There is FAR more wrong with cyclones.tv that is probably completely beyond ISU's control. I would like them to create a class that allows our students, among the best in the computer business, the ability to maintain and manage the site. I'm pretty sure at this point the entire thing is out sourced to leirfield.

    The menu system for one is absolutely terrible. It takes ten years to find a video, even if you already know where it is. I can go to youtube and find half the games faster. The server is always over-burdened. That is why it drops, and doesn't connect, and redirects. Unacceptable in my opinion for a school that gives out a special degree for computer science.

    Again it may be out of their control, but with the money the fans are putting up, I think they can make cyclones.tv, educational, public, and fantastic. It has a long ways to go.
    and you would be wrong. CycloneTV is run by some very dedicated people..very few, but they work their ***** off to give you what you have...and with the same staff they've been give the task of providing Mediacomm television feed. Man...the thing is dirt cheap and gives unique content. I suspect it could be free and people would still find a reason to moan and groan about it. Bottom line...don't like it don't subscribe.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 63,395, Level: 78
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 1,455
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,177
    Points
    63,395
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 82

    Re: Cyclone TV fail

    I don't have mediacom so I've yet to watch any of that programming, but perhaps their focus is more centered on that venture than the online stuff.


    http://www.tecmobowl-vs-rbi.com/index.html
    No one can match our dedication and passion for Nintendo's classic sports titles...Tecmo Bowl & R.B.I. Baseball. In-depth strategy guides, player attributes, team rankings, along with incredibly detailed recaps of our season play. We don't reminisce, we just keep playing!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • Iowa State vs. Oklahoma
  • November 1, 2014
  • 07:00 PM