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[15 May 2013 | No Comment | 4,835 views]

ABC’s move to offer live local affiliate streaming over the internet via their updated Watch ABC app is a good thing, right? People already paying for television do get more, but anyone hoping that free-air-TV would be free-to-view on the …

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[13 May 2013 | No Comment | 1,108 views]

Whereas the headline is absolutely attention getting, the caveats and quid pro quos backloaded in this feature are significant and, frankly, off-putting. Yes, live streaming is coming to the ABC iOS app, but only to existing cable subscribers and only …

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[9 May 2013 | No Comment | 902 views]

PBS on Roku, cool. Public Broadcasting System programming has previously been available in various ways, including Amazon Prime Video and the Plex plugin, on this popular set top box. However, this is nonetheless a big step forward — top level …

Cord Cutter, Deals, Hardware, Music, movies, TV »

[25 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 1,010 views]

Been waiting weeks for this deal to land on Stack Social and it’s finally here — get Hulu Plus free for not a week, not two weeks, but 30 days (sweet). And, today’s Fairer Deal report also has some of …

Cord Cutter, iTunes, Mac, Music, movies, TV, Reviews, how to »

[12 Apr 2013 | 4 Comments | 3,745 views]

While the wife’s away, the husband will play. In this case, he has played to great practical effect and at very low cost. It’s an all-natural a combination, Roku LT + Plex Media Server, that delivers all of our iTunes …

Apple luv, Cord Cutter, iTunes »

[14 Mar 2013 | One Comment | 1,015 views]

Apple claims more than 400 million active iTunes accounts. Last year, all of those people, and their credit cards, delivered $8.5 billion in iTunes revenue for Apple. That said, a fresh survey out of Britain provides another interesting way to …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[6 Mar 2013 | One Comment | 1,542 views]

Competition is good and Roku just upped its game in a big way with a new set top streamer, the Roku 3, as well as an interface/software refresh for legacy boxes. New is good and keeping the installed base happy …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[22 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 965 views]

Cable cutters are a large and growing audience, right? Perhaps not, but almost everyone agrees that IP-based, on-demand TV is the future. Bolstering that notion is a new study of Netflix subscribers and a move by Nielsen to start counting …