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Amazon Is Spending Billions on Video & Music Content

Amazon Video is now the second-largest video subscription service in the United States. And Amazon seems to be really doubling down on video and music as a way to keep Prime members happy. Now it has come out that in 2015 Amazon spent over $3 billion dollars on video and music content for their Prime […]

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5 Great Roku Channels for News Junkies

Cutting the cord used to mean giving up 24/7 news—something many news junkies were unwilling to do. Now you can cut the cord and keep feeding your need for 24/7 news. Here is our list for cord cutters who want their news fix. #1 NewsON Want local news without getting an antenna or do you […]

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Here is Everything Arriving on Hulu for February 2016

February 1 An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) Astro Boy (2004) Black Ink Crew: Chicago, season finale Blood Simple (1985) Braveheart (1995) Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (2009) The Cutting Edge: Going For The Gold (2006) Dying Breed (2009) Eye for an Eye (1996) The Firm (1993) From Within (2009) The General’s Daughter (1999) Grease: Live, […]

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Amazon Moves to Help Out US Military Cord Cutters

Typically if you travel outside of the United States, or a few other countries, most Amazon Prime video content is blocked. Often you are still able to buy or rent shows and watch what you already purchased (like I did when I visited my wife in Korea), but Prime content is blocked. Now Amazon will […]

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The Cord Cutting Show Episode 40 – Proxies, ESPN, Netflix, TWC, and More!

Episode #40 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: […]

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Three Things the Fire TV Should Change

The Fire TV is one of the fastest-growing media players ever. In just two years it has moved into the second or third spot for cord cutters depending on what survey you look at. But there is a lot of room for improvement in the little player. Here are the top three things the Fire […]

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Three Things Amazon Video Should Change

  I am a huge user of the Amazon Video service (formally known as Amazon Instant) with almost 100 seasons and a dozen movies in my library. But there have been a few things that have really bugged me about the service over the years. So, here is my short list of three things that […]

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Roku Updates Their Channel Store to Remove Confusion

Roku recently updated their Channel Store and added a new category that should remove any confusion over what apps cord cutters can access. Often new Roku users who are cord cutters are confused by what apps they can use and what apps will require a cable login to gain access. Now if an app requires […]

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