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A New Bill Would Make It Easier for DIRECTV NOW, Sling TV, Hulu, & Others to Stream Locals

This week, Steve Scalise introduced a bill in the United States House of Representatives that would make it easier for live TV streaming services to include local TV stations. According to the bill, it would remove any requirements to have retransmission consent from local broadcasters before streaming local TV online. This would allow companies like […]

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DIRECTV NOW Hits 1.8 Million Subscribers

Today AT&T reported their 2nd quarter 2018 numbers and once again saw strong growth with their DIRECTV NOW streaming service. According to AT&T DIRECTV NOW added 342,000 subscribers and now was more than 1.8 million subscriber. Overall AT&T gained 80,000 linear video subscribers as AT&T U-verse TV and DIRECTV lost about 600,000 subscribers in the second […]

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Hulu is Making Some Staffing Changes

A few weeks ago Hulu announced a massive reorganization of its business. Today they announced even more changes as they shut down their Marin California offices and move half team up to Seattle. The move seems to be about streamlining the development of Hulu’s TV apps as previously the work was split between Marin California and Seattle. […]

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Cord Cutting Saves Americans $85 a Month

Recently the big attack against cord cutting has been the idea that you can’t save money as a cord cutter. Now a new study has been released that looks not only at the cost of streaming services but also the cost of internet. The new research from cg42 says cord cutters save on average $85 […]

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