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Cable Companies Are Trying to Hide the Growth of Cord Cutting

Cord cutting has been growing month after month and is clearly scaring cable TV providers. Scaring them so much that they are moving to hide the true number of subscribers that are dropping the service. How are cable companies hiding the number of cancelations? According to DSL Reports cable companies have started to count streaming […]

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The Cord Cutting Show Episode 42 – PayPal & VPNs, Fire TV, Apple TV, and More!

Episode #41 of The Cord Cutting Show is now online! AFTVnews and Cord Cutters News 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 of the podcast here: Have […]

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The Kodi Community Targets Groups Using Their Name

Update: We received word from the Kodi Team today and have updated the story with more details.  Kodi, the widely popular media center, has started to enforce their trademark. In a post on their site community members announced they will be going after sites and groups who use Kodi in their name. The Kodi community has […]

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Sling TV is Adding Cinemax

Sling TV today announced that they will be adding Cinemax to their programming lineup for $10 per month, marking the first time Cinemax is available to consumers on a live standalone Internet TV service. Available to subscribers of “Best of Live TV” or one of Sling International’s base packages, Cinemax is now available across all […]

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Sling TV Is Opening a New Software Development Hub

Sling TV is the leader in OTT live streaming of your favorite cable channels. Now it looks like Sling and parent company, Dish Network, are investing in their software to ensure they stay on top. Recently it was announced that Sling TV and Dish Network are adding 100 new tech jobs to staff the new […]

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How Being a Cord Cutter Lowers Your Utility Bills

We often talk about how ditching cable TV can lower the cost you pay for your entertainment, but did you know it can also lower your utility bills? The LA Times reported that an idle cable DVR box consumes 35 watts of power every hour. (Now that is not even accounting for how much it […]

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