Author Archive | Luke Bouma


Streaming Player Sales Set a New Records in 2015

The growth of cord cutting and of new streaming services drove sales of streaming players to a new record in 2015. Digital media adapters (DMAs), also known as streaming media players, such as Roku, Chromecast, Fire TV, and Apple TV boxes, saw a 15% jump in sales over 2014 to 42 million devices sold in […]

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Amazon’s Prime Day Was a Huge Boon for Cord Cutters

Amazon just had their second annual Prime Day for subscribers of their Prime service. From all reports, the sales of cord cutting-related items hit all-time highs. Amazon sold over half a million Fire TV devices during Prime Day, according to reports. So why is this important to cord cutters? Even if most of those Fire […]

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Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Inc., introduces the Kindle Fire HD tablets at a news conference in Santa Monica, California, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. Inc. is updating its line of Kindle e-readers and tablets in a bid to stoke consumer demand as Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. join the crowded market of machines challenging Apple Inc.?s iPad. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Amazon Video Closes the Subscriber Gap with Netflix

Netflix has long been the leader in the United States when it comes to number of people who use their streaming service. Now it looks like, at least with cord cutters, Amazon Video is closing the gap. According to a recently Cord Cutters News survey of our readers, Netflix is the number 1 streaming service […]

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Pac-12 Networks & Twitter Sign Live Streaming Deal

Twitter has been named the premier streaming partner for Pac-12 Plus, a broadband network that’s poised to offer more than 150 live Pac-12 events in 2016 and 2017. Well there will be no Pac-12 football games, Twitter will stream other sports such as soccer, volleyball, gymnastics, baseball, ice hockey, swimming & diving, softball, track & field, wrestling, lacrosse, […]

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How to Watch CW Shows After They Leave Hulu

Update: The CW Network has released a new streaming service on many popular streaming players. You can find out more about the new FREE service HERE. The deal is done! CW shows are leaving Hulu for Netflix, but don’t expect next day content on Netflix like you got with Hulu. “Since the initial landmark deal […]

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Is Twitter Secretly Building a Sling TV Competitor?

Twitter has been quietly building up a portfolio of live TV events over the last few months. Now they are getting into live TV news, leaving some to wonder what Twitter’s final goal is for their live TV event. This all started earlier this year with Twitter, in a surprising move, getting rights to air […]

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Expired: New Movies Available on Amazon This Week

Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice Ultimate Edition Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Ultimate Edition includes approximately 30 minutes of extended footage never before seen in theaters! You can find Batman v Superman on Amazon HERE. Adventures in Babysitting Babysitters search the city for a kid who’s snuck out. You can rent Adventures in […]

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