Author Archive | Luke Bouma


Hulu Adds User Profiles

Hulu today announced that they are adding a new feature that will make its service more appealing to those who share their account with other family members: user profiles. Starting today, the TV streaming service will begin to roll out the option to enable profiles to its over 12 million subscribers. A user account can […]

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Sling TV Adds The ACC Network to Their Lineup

Are you a fan of the ACC Conference or do you just love great college sports? We have good news for you! Sling TV has now added the digital ad hoc television network to their lineup. Now the ACC Network is not a 24/7 network but it shows a wide range of ACC games. (If you […]

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Soon You May Be Able to Stream Movies Still in Theaters

After a failed live TV effort Apple is once again pressing Hollywood studios for earlier access to movies, according Bloomberg, a move that would bolster the company’s iTunes business. Yet this is not the first time a company has tried this. Amazon was rumored to be pushing for this deal but was never able to […]

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CBS May Be Coming to DirecTV NOW

DirecTV NOW came out offering several different packages up to 100 channels starting at $35 a month;  however, there was a major hole in the lineup: CBS channels. Yup no “Survivor,” “The Big Bang Theory,” or “NCIS.” Also no Showtime or The CW. However, there seems to be hope for DirecTV NOW subscribers who want access […]

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Most Cord Cutters Think DIRECTV NOW is Overpriced

DIRECTV NOW was released over a week ago, and there has been debate over how successful it has been. Officially AT&T says it is very happy with the early signups, but reports are leaking out that the forecasted subscriber numbers are low. So Cord Cutters News asked over 500 cord cutters what they thought of the […]

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Google Play Adds 4K Movies & TV Shows

Are you a user of Google Play, the Google-owned store for movies and TV shows? We have good news for you. Now you can rent or buy 4K videos through the store. Currently only 125 movies and even more TV shows are supported and can only be played back on the Chromecast Ultra, Sony Bravia […]

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A New Nvidia Shield is Rumored to Be Announced at CES

The long awaited second generation Nvidia Shield the flagship Android TV streaming player is almost here. The current Nvidia Shield has four times the processing power of the current Fire TV 2, according to Nvidia and the new Shield is expected to be even more powerful. Now Slash Gear is reporting that NVIDIA will reveal a […]

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