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Amazon Partners With PlayStation Vue on The Fire TV

This week Amazon announced that they have partnered with PlayStation Vue to better integrate into all current Fire TV models. “We’ve partnered with Sony’s PlayStation Vue to create a new seamlessly integrated experience — now Fire TV customers can easily discover and stream shows, live sports, and breaking news without frustration.” Amazon said in a statement on […]

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3:24 PM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Sinclair Is Planning to Launch a FREE News Network to Take on Fox News

For years it has been reported that Sinclair was working on a news network. Now it has been reported that they plan to launch a 24/7 news network called STIRR. Now we are learning more about the service thanks to Sinclair Broadcasting Group President and CEO Christopher Ripley at the NAB show in New York […]

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2:57 PM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Redbox is Adding ‘Hocus Pocus’ to Their Kiosk Just in Time For Halloween

Recently Redbox announced that they are adding the classic Disney Halloween movie Hocus Pocus to their Kisosk across the United States. The best part is you can rent the DVD for just $1.75+ or the Blu-ray for $2+ per night. Summary: You’re in for a devil of a time when three outlandishly wild witches — Bette Midler, […]

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1:01 PM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Apple is Holding a Product Announcement Event

Today Apple announced that they will hold an event to announce new products on October 30th, 2018. Early reports are that new iPads and Macs will be apart of this announcement. So will we see any new cord cutting tech from Apple? Well, it is very unlikely we will see a new Apple TV yet […]

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11:18 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Sling TV Just Rolled Out an Update to Their Roku App

Today Sling TV started to update their Roku Channel with a fresh new look that shows you everything Sling TV has to offer. In the past, if you did not subscribe to add-ons you would never know what it was showing. Now Sling TV has added the ability for you to clearly see additional content you […]

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10:37 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Sonos & Roku Are in Talks to Team Up

Today it was reported by Cnet that Roku & Sonos are in talks to integrate Roku’s new entertainment software the Roku Connect and Roku Entertainment Assistant into Sonos’ audio devices. This all comes from what Cnet says are people familiar with the conversations. Now it is important to remember that these talks are in the […]

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10:03 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

DIRECTV NOW is Having Issues With New Signups & Reactivated Accounts

Did you just sign up for DIRECTV NOW or try to reactivate your DIRECTV NOW account but can’t use the service? You are not alone we have confirmed that there is a widespread issue with new DIRECTV NOW accounts. Reports about this issue started to pop up a few days ago on Reddit and social […]

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9:05 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Cord Cutting Six Years Later: My Cord Cutting Story

This year will mark six years since my wife and I took the jump and became cord cutters. So I wanted to take a moment to dive into why I became a cord cutter and what I have learned over the last almost six years. First, Why I Became a Cord Cutter Almost six years […]

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8:07 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

A Date Has Been Set for When 3.0 OTA TV Will Roll Out For Cord Cutters

This week at the 2018 NAB Show in New York, executives from FOX television stations; NBC and Telemundo Owned Stations Group; Univision; TEGNA, Inc. (for Pearl TV), and Nexstar Media Group (for SpectrumCo) announced their support for the new ATSC 3.0 OTA TV. This next generation standard will bring 4K HDR and better reception to […]

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7:22 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma

Amazon’s Fire TV Tops 25 Million Active Users

Amazon recently announced that they topped 25 million users over the summer. Now Amazon has announced that since Prime Day 2018 they have sold millions of additional Fire TV devices with the Fire TV Stick being the best-selling product across Amazon globally. Amazon has been in a tough battle with Roku, Apple, and Google for […]

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6:56 AM 10/18/18


Luke Bouma