Cable is expensive and seemingly inescapable. Streaming is the way to go nowadays, and this guide will help you get started on your cord-cutting journey.
Internet December 29, 2018
AT&T's DirecTV Now live streaming TV service starts at $35 per month, but not for long. On Aug. 1 at the latest, all DirecTV tiers will get a $5 price increase.
Internet July 3, 2018
AT&T's recently announced WatchTV live-streaming service is now available, undercutting even Philo and Sling TV in terms of pricing. The service comes as a free add-on for select customers, or at $15 per month otherwise.
Internet June 30, 2018
After a delay, YouTube TV is now finally available on Apple TV devices. Here's what it has to offer and for how much.
Apps/Software February 3, 2018
Apple TV and Roku devices were supposed to get YouTube TV apps by the end of this year, but that won't happen. According to a new report, the apps are delayed until the first quarter of 2018.
Apps/Software December 21, 2017
With new options to stream live TV, more people are looking to cut their cable cords. Plex is the latest to throw its hat into the ring with Plex Live TV.
Internet June 1, 2017
T-Mobile has launched another aggressive campaign, offering free DirecTV Now for one year for customers who switch from AT&T. Moreover, the Uncarrier also added DirecTV Now to its Binge On zero-rating initiative.
Internet December 16, 2016
Hulu is making progress with its upcoming live TV service: it just signed Disney and 21st Century Fox. This means that Fox, ESPN, Disney and ABC networks are now in the mix, adding to the treats from the earlier Time Warner deal.
Business Tech November 1, 2016
Sony has extended PlayStation Vue availabiliy to Android TV, but it's not stopping here. Mac and PC support will be next in line with some unique features.
Internet October 28, 2016
Here’s how to watch specials like the Thanksgiving parade, Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting, the 2016 American Music Awards and more online.
Movies/TV Shows October 25, 2016
YouTube TV gets an update, and it's now a lot easier to come across videos you'd like to watch. Thanks to that, cord-cutters will spend far less time looking for content and more on watching clips now.
Apps/Software August 25, 2016
Tivo announced a new 1 TB Roamio OTA DVR, which finally ditches the mandatory $14.99 monthly subscription fee. Here's what the new gadget has to offer.
Gadgets April 28, 2016
A study of U.S. cable subscribers indicates that more than half of cable customers have put thought into cutting the cord, with the cost of cable being one of the most cited reasons.
Internet Culture April 13, 2016
The premium cable network Starz announced the launch of its standalone streaming service app that costs just $8.99 per month.
Internet Culture April 5, 2016
Cablevision's latest deal with CBS includes provisions to offer cord-cutting Showtime and CBS All Access bundles - but only to Optimum Internet-only customers.
Deals August 25, 2015
The legal battle between the TV programmers and the cable providers continues as Verizon becomes a target of ESPN.
Legal April 28, 2015
For cord cutters who still want to watch “Game of Thrones” and “Silicon Valley” but don’t have an Apple TV, here’s a way to get around the Apple requirement to get HBO Now.
Gadgets April 17, 2015
Now that more people have canceled their cable or at least supplemented their TV services with streaming, online video services are more popular than ever. But which one is right for you?
Feature March 23, 2015
It's the question on everyone's minds: When can I ditch my cable subscription and go with Internet streaming full-time? We have the answers.
Feature March 20, 2015
As streaming options increase and cable bills go up, more people are choosing to cut the cord and get their television content completely online. Here's how you can do that and still watch your favorite series.
Feature March 19, 2015
Cord cutters, rejoice! The Xbox One, along with the ABC News app, makes it possible for console owners to watch the Oscars without ever having to switch on their TV.
Movies/TV Shows February 22, 2015
It’s the beginning of the end for pay TV, as we know it, with the introduction of Dish’s Sling TV.
Internet January 6, 2015
Life with scaled-back premium TV services is becoming easier, as more content providers package content in nonlinear fashion. These apps will make cord-cutting even more exciting.
Gadgets December 19, 2014
There is hope yet for embattled Internet video provider Aereo. The FCC proposes to revise rules that will redefine it as a cable company.
Business October 29, 2014
Score one more round for the broadcasting companies as a federal judge prohibits Aereo from retransmitting TV programs on the grounds that it violates broadcasters’ copyrights.
Legal October 24, 2014
HBO is launching its own Netflix-like standalone streaming service in 2015, sans cable. The network may not be telling cable to 'get lost' just yet, but it's not hard to see where this is heading.
Movies/TV Shows October 15, 2014