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Philo Is Testing a Co-Viewing Feature

Today at the National Association of Broadcasters Conference Ben Chambers the CTO at Philo gave a talk about the service. During that talk, Mr. Chambers updated everyone on the progress of Philo’s co-viewing feature that will allow people in different places to watch the same show and movie together even if they are in different […]

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Millions of People Have Had Their Passwords to Places Like Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, PlayStation Vue, & More Stolen

For years now we have been warning about people stealing Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, PlayStation Vue, and Sling passwords. Typically, they do this to turn around and sell them in both bundles of passwords and passwords to specific services. Now a new study gives us a look at how many people have had their passwords stolen. […]

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Cord Cutting Today #23 – More Americans Are Satisfied With Cord Cutting Than Cable TV, Whats New on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, & More

Recently we started a new daily YouTube video. Cord Cutting Today will look at the biggest Cord Cutting stories from the past 24 hours in about five or so minutes. We will post these Monday through Friday in an effort to help keep you up to date on everything happening in the world of cord […]

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DIRECTV NOW vs PlayStation Vue vs Sling TV vs FuboTV vs YouTube TV vs Philo vs Watch TV vs Hulu – Updated April 2019

Last month fuboTV & DIRECTV NOW revamped their packages and pricing. So today we take a look at Sling TV, Hulu’s live TV, YouTube TV, Watch TV, FuboTV, Philo, DIRECTV NOW, and PlayStation Vue with the hopes that we will make picking the right live TV streaming service easier. *Note this list is up to date (as best as we can make […]

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73% of Sling TV, YouTube TV, PlayStation Vue, etc Customers Are “Very Satisfied”

Ever wonder how happy cord cutters are with their live TV streaming services? Yesterday the consumer research firm Lichtman Research Group (LRG) released a new study looking at the current state of live TV streaming services. (Know inside the industry as “vMVPD”) According to the LRG report, 73% of live TV subscribers are “very satisfied” […]

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Is Philo & PlayStation Vue a Better Deal Than DIRECTV NOW Plus? We Take a Look…

Last week, we compared the new DIRECTV NOW Plus package to a Philo + YouTube TV combo. With many customers looking for alternatives to the new DIRECTV NOW packages with high price tags and fewer channels, we’re back with another option. In today’s post, we’re going to break down the cost and channel selection of […]

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Why Does PBS Need to Negotiate with PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, DIRECTV NOW, YouTube TV, etc? You Asked, We Answer…

This week, we once again reported on PBS staff announcing that they are in talks with services like Sling TV, Hulu, Philo, DIRECTV NOW, and YouTube TV. The goal, according to PBS, is to start streaming on cord cutting friendly services. This announcement from PBS raised a lot of questions about why PBS even needs […]

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Is Philo & YouTube TV a Better Deal Than DIRECTV NOW Plus? We Take a Look…

We’ve been talking a lot about the changes that DIRECTV NOW has been making, including the addition of two new plan options to replace the old DIRECTV NOW packages. Now, the basic plan is the DIRECTV NOW Plus package. Many DIRECTV NOW subscribers are looking for alternative options now that the plans are more expensive […]

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