Author Archive | Luke Bouma


Cord Cutters News Website Update

We are dedicated to helping cord cutters get the most from their cord cutting experience.  Part of this dedication is to offer the best experience possible on our site. So today I am excited to announce a new and improved comment system! We have moved away from WordPress comments to Disqus comments. This move will […]

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Here is Why Traditional Smart TVs Are a Bad Idea

Do you own a Vizio smart TV from the 2010 or 2011 model years? We have bad news for you… Amazon announced today that the Amazon Video app for Vizio TVs made in 2010 or 2011 will no longer work after August 15, 2016. This is a problem with many traditional smart TVs because after […]

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Study: More People Are Canceling Netflix…

Netflix has long seen solid growth in the subscriber base but there is a slightly disturbing number in the recent survey from Parks Associates, a leader in researching online streaming and OTT. In the study, which was released this week, Parks Associates notes 5% of American broadband households canceled Netflix in 2015, an increase over […]

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Time is Running Out on The Fire TV Sale

Time is running out to get the Fire TV for $15 off right now including all the bundles! Even the cord cutting starters kit with the antenna and HDMI cable are on sale!  Amazon Fire TV $84.99 From Amazon: Amazon Fire TV now supports 4K Ultra HD for true-to-life picture quality. Watch high-definition 1080p streams on […]

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Exclusive: Full Breakdown of Hulu’s New Live TV Service

Hulu recently confirmed that they plan to jump into the Live TV streaming market. Now Hulu has started sending out surveys to a select number of Hulu subscribers that gives us a detailed look into what Hulu plans to do with their new live TV streaming service. Thankfully, because of several great readers, we can […]

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Streaming is Having a Devastating Effect on Cable…

Cable TV is slowly starting to feel the effect of streaming content when you want it and how you want it a recent report from analyst Michael Nathanson reports. “Big picture, the broadcast networks have steadily become the home of live sports, news and reality competition,” Nathanson said. “In other words, programming (and advertising) that […]

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