Author Archive | Luke Bouma


Apple Failed To Even Mention Apple TV At WWDC15.

Are you a Apple TV fan and had hoped the rumors of a new Apple TV would come true today? Sadly Apple didn’t even mention Apple TV during their Keynote at WWDC15. There was also no mention or even hints to a Apple cable killing service. A service that has been long rumored to be […]

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The Best Kodi Remotes and Keyboards of 2015

Kodi (formally known as XBMC) is a powerful media center that every cord cutter should consider. While the software is great, you still need a remote to make it work. Here is our list of the best Kodi/XBMC remotes. (If you are looking for a device to run Kodi, please check out our recommendations for […]

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Our Weekend Viewing Guide For June 5th 2015

You can find the movie just by clicking on the name of the movie. Classic: French Connection – Netflix Tough narcotics detective “Popeye” Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation. Drama: Emperor – Amazon Prime Instant Matthew Fox and Oscar-winner Tommy […]

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Streaming Services Move to Block Smart DNS and VPN Users

This week, Sling TV joined a growing list of services, including HBO Now, that are blocking Smart DNS users from their service. Over the last few days, we heard from several people complaining about being blocked by Sling TV complaints supported by copies of emails from Sling TV: Smart DNS services allow non-U.S. residents access […]

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Sling TV Launches “Sling Latino” with Top Spanish Channels, Country-Specific Options

Sling TV is launching the “Sling Latino” brand, a live and on demand, over-the-top streaming service, giving Spanish-speaking and bilingual viewers more choice in TV content. Starting today, viewers can select from two base packages, “Paquete Total” (22 channels for $12 per month) or “Paquete Esencial” (16 channels for $7 per month), each with live […]

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A Cord Cutters Look at the First Half of 2015

So far, 2015 has been a good year for cord cutters. New services and content are flooding the market, making cord cutting more attractive every week. So let’s review some highlights. Sling TV In January, Sling TV burst onto the market with great channels, like ESPN, taking cord cutting by storm. Now you legally can […]

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The Cord Cutting Show Episode 8 Netflix Ads, Showtime, Hulu, Nvidia Shield and More!

Now on YouTube! Episode #8 of The Cord Cutting Show is now online! AFTVnews, CordCuttersNews, and TheStreamingAdvisor have teamed up to bring you a weekly podcast about cord cutting. You can find us on iTunes here: Or you can subscribe with our RSS feed here: You can download the MP3 here: Todays […]

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For the first time ever, SHOWTIME will be offered over the internet as a stand-alone streaming service launching in early July, with Apple as its first partner. The stand-alone service will be called SHOWTIME, a brand already embraced by consumers as the home for cutting-edge original programming, sports and movies. The launch of SHOWTIME will coincide with the new seasons of the critically-acclaimed, hit series […]

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The Top 5 Weirdest Movies On Netflix Right Now

We went deep into Netflix to find the weirdest movies currently available for streaming. Here is our countdown to the strangest movie on Netflix right now. #5 Bronson This biopic delves into the life of Britain’s most notorious prisoner, Charlie Bronson, who became a celebrity of sorts for his deranged savagery. #4 Zombeavers A […]

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