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DIRECTV NOW May Soon Lose Viacom Channels

Today Viacom announced that they may pull their channels from AT&T owned TV services including DIRECTV NOW over a contract dispute. The two sides have until Friday to work out a deal before the channels would be removed. “Unfortunately, AT&T is abusing its new market position by favoring its own content – which significantly underperforms […]

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7:06 PM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

TCL’s 75″ 4K HDR Roku TV is Now For Sale on Amazon

Back when TCL first announced their new line of 75″ 4K HDR Roku TVs you could only get them from Best Buy. Slowly that has been changing and now you can buy a 75″ 4K HDR Roku TV on Amazon for $1,899.99. This is the TCL 6-Series that represents the high end of the Roku […]

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6:05 PM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

Here is Everything Coming to Netflix in April 2019

April 1st Ultraman — NETFLIX ANIME Across The Line All the President’s Men Bonnie and Clyde (1967) Deliverance Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Evolution Freddy vs. Jason Friday the 13th (2009) I Am Legend Lakeview Terrace Monster House Obsessed Penelope Pineapple Express Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon: S2 P.S. I Love You Snatch […]

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3:45 PM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

We Won’t See Netflix on Apple’s New Streaming Service

According to Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings, Netflix will not be available through Apple’s soon to be launched streaming service, commenting that “We have chosen not to integrate with their service.” While we don’t have all the details of the new streaming service (we expect to know more after Apple’s event on March 25), we […]

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2:51 PM 03/19/19


Jess Barnes

Just In Time For March Madness You Can Get a Free Month of CBS All Access

Been thinking about trying CBS All Access? Right now CBS All-Access has over 10,000 episodes on demand including original programming like Star Trek Discovery. New episodes are added the next day and in a growing list of areas, you also get a live stream of your local CBS affiliate. Currently, CBS All-Access is available on smartphones, tablets, […]

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1:01 PM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

ESPN+ is Now the Exclusive Provider of UFC Pay Per View Events in the US

ESPN+ and UFC have partnered to make the ESPN owned streaming service the exclusive provider of UFC Pay Per View events in the US through 2025. UFC fans will now find the biggest events and best coverage of mixed martial arts through ESPN+. UFC President Dana White says “Today’s announcement further establishes the strength of […]

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12:01 PM 03/19/19


Jess Barnes

Amazon’s Fire TV Edition Smart TV’s Are On Sale Starting At Just $89.99

Want a dirty cheap TV with a Fire TV built in? RIght now you can get a 24″ 720p Fire TV Edition Smart TV for just $89.99. Want something a little bit bigger with 4K HDR? Right now you can get a Fire TV Edition 50″ 4K HDR smart TV from Insignia for just $279.99. […]

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9:45 AM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

Everything We Know About Apple’s New Streaming Service

Next week, Apple will be hosting an event where the company is expected to launch their new streaming service.  We haven’t gotten many clues from Apple yet (invitations to the event simply said “It’s show time”) but here’s what we know so far. The New York Times reported that Apple has developed five original series […]

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8:59 AM 03/19/19


Jess Barnes

Right Now You Can Get a Month of Philo For FREE

Been thinking about trying Philo? Right now you can get a month-long trial of the live TV streaming service Philo for free from Groupon. This is a limited time deal and could end at any time so don’t wait! You can find this deal on Groupon’s website HERE. About Philo: With the basic package, you […]

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8:17 AM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma

Our Rebuttal to Consumer Reports’ Anti-Cord Cutting Story

Last week, Consumer Reports ran a story promoting the idea that cable TV is a better deal than cord cutting now that DIRECTV NOW prices went up. The story promoted Dan Rayburn, the principal analyst at the media research firm Frost & Sullivan. According to Rayburn, “If you’re paying $140 a month for a triple-play […]

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7:34 AM 03/19/19


Luke Bouma