No longer will you be ridiculed by nearly everyone else in Southern California
, West LA residents -- Time Warner Cable has just dropped its latest dozen HD channels in your area. According to a local, he asserts that the SDV conversion has finally been completed in the region, enabling Discovery HD (418), Golf / Versus HD (423), ESPNews HD (426), CNN HD (432), HGTV HD (433), Food HD (434), Disney HD (435), ABC Family HD (436), TLC HD (437), A&E HD (438), History HD (439) and National Geographic HD (440) to be seen at long last. Also of note, USA HD (450) and CNBC HD (451) were added for additional Olympics coverage
last Friday, though we'd expect those to vanish in under a fortnight. [Disclosure: Engadget is part of the Time Warner family
: Exact neighborhoods and corresponding launch dates now after the jump. Thanks, HD!
Beaumont, Calimesa, Colton, Highgrove, Highland, Mentone, Muscoy, Redlands, Rialto, Yucaipa, parts of San Bernadino, East L.A., Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Sherman Oaks, Calabasas, Universal City, Chino, Chino Hills, parts of Pomona, parts of Costa Mesa, parts of Cypress, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Los Alamitos, Midway City, Orange, Rossmoor, Stanton, Westminster, East San Fernando Valley, Mission Hills, North Hollywood, Panorama City, Sun Valley, Van Nuys, Beverly Hills, Marina del Rey, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles, Hemet, Idyllwild, parts of Murrieta, San Jacinto, Temecula, Winchester.Available in September:
Agoura Hills, Air Force Village West, Brea, California Oaks, Canoga Park, Canyon Lake, Chatsworth, Corona, El Cerito, Fillmore, Glenn Ivy, Homeland, Horsethief Canyon, Kagel Canyon, La Habra, La Habra Heights, Lake Elsinore, Lake Matthews, Lakeview, March Air Force Base, Menifee, Moorpark, Moreno Valley, Murrieta (partial), Murrieta Hot Springs, Naval Base (Pt Mugu), Northridge, Nuevo, Oak Park, Oak View, Ojai, Oxnard, Perris, Port Hueneme, Porter Ranch, Riverside County, Romoland, Santa Paula, Simi Valley, Sylmar, Sunland, The Farm, Tujunga, Ventura, West Hills, Westlake Village, Wild Rose, Woodcrest, Woodland Hills, and Yorba Linda.Available in October:
Acton, Anaheim, Athens, Bloomington, Buena Park, Camarillo, Canyon Country, Castaic, Compton, County of Ventura, Covina, Cypress (partial), Edwards Air Force, Base, Elizabeth Lake, Fontana, Fullerton, Grand Terrace, Hermosa Beach, Highland (West), La Palma, Lake Los Angeles, Lancaster, Leona Valley, Little Rock, Loma Linda (West), Manhattan Beach, Newhall, Palmdale, Placentia, Pomona, Quartz Hill, Reseda, San Bernadino (partial), Santa Clarita, Stevenson Ranch, Valencia, and Villa Park