Author Archive | Luke Bouma

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YouTube TV Adds 60fps Support to More Channels

A few weeks ago we reported that YouTube TV recently added support for 60 frames per second (fps) to some channels. At first, it only worked on ESPN and FS1 sports networks. Now YouTube TV has added 60fps support to: ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN News, SEC Network, FS1, FS2, BTN, FX, FXX, FXM, Regional Fox […]

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Facebook & Stadium to Stream 47 College Basketball Games Exclusively on Facebook

Yesterday it was announced that Stadium and Facebook have teamed up to stream 47 college basketball games. This deal will include games from leading conferences such as the Mountain West, West Coast Conference, Conference USA, and the Atlantic 10. It also includes a long list of nationally prominent programs such as Pittsburgh, UNLV, Utah, Washington […]

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PlayStation Vue Added 11 FOX & NBC Affiliates This Week

PlayStation Vue has slowly been adding new affiliates all week, but today we found out what locals have been added. According to a report from Sony, PlayStation Vue has added five local NBC channels in Green Bay-Appleton, Wisconsin; Kansas City, Missouri; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Nashville, Tennessee; and San Antonio, Texas. Sony also added FOX stations in […]

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NBCUniversal is Shutting Down The Cable Network Chiller

Today NBCUniversal once again is shutting down one of their cable networks. Earlier this year they shut down the Esquire Network, rebranded the Oxygen Network into a crime network. Now NBCUniversal announces that Chiller their horror-centric channel will be shutting down. Chiller is a 10 year old horror focused cable network owned by NBCUniversal. The network […]

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THE X-FILES: L-R: David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson in the "Home Again" episode of THE X-FILES airing Monday, Feb. 8 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2016 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Ed Araquel/FOX

PlayStation Vue Is Adding Sinclair-Owned MyTV Affiliates

Yesterday Cord Cutters News readers started to report that PlayStation Vue had started to add more My Network TV (MyTV) affiliates. Sinclair currently owns 26 MyTV affiliates around the United States. We are unsure how many of the 26 MyTV affiliates PlayStation Vue has added, but all of them will likely be added in the […]

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The FCC Just Approved The New 3.0 OTA Standard

Today the FCC voted 3 to 2 to approve the voluntary rollout of the 3.0 over the air TV standard. This authorizes TV stations to start the move to the new OTA ATSC 3.0 transmission on a voluntary basis. There is protection though for viewers who do not want to spend the money on a […]

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DIRECTV NOW Adds More CBS, The CW, & NBC Affiliates

Over the last few days, DIRECTV NOW rolled out several new CBS, The CW, and NBC affiliates across the United States. As best we can tell these are Cox Media Group CBS and The CW affiliates. These include CBS 7 KIRO in Seattle. It also looks like more Tegna, Inc. owned NBC affiliates including NBC 12 KPNX […]

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