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Cable TV subscriber losses in 2020 could top the populations of Chicago and Houston combined

Cable TV subscriber losses in 2020 could top the populations of Chicago and Houston combined

This new chapter of the Streaming Wars that we're in, with Netflix continuing to crush it and new streamers on the way from Disney, HBO's parent company, and others, one of the things you hear said a
DISH bags J.D. Power customer satisfaction award for innovation and tech

DISH bags J.D. Power customer satisfaction award for innovation and tech

Cord-cutting has become a trend in the past years as more and more tech-savvy users flock to their mobile devices for content. In response to the growing number of streaming services, cable and TV
DISH bags J.D. Power customer satisfaction award for innovation and tech

DISH bags J.D. Power customer satisfaction award for innovation and tech

Cord-cutting has become a trend in the past years as more and more tech-savvy users flock to their mobile devices for content. In response to the growing number of streaming services, cable and TV

Comcast sues Maine over a law requiring a-la-carte cable offerings

Cord cutting may seem like the new norm, but plenty of people still pay for cable TV. That doesn't mean they're happy with it though. This summer, in response to complaints that customers had to
Comcast sues Maine to stop law requiring sale of individual TV channels

Comcast sues Maine to stop law requiring sale of individual TV channels

Industry suit says Maine law violates First Amendment and Communications Act.
Cord cutters getting more company as pay-TV subscribers drop

Cord cutters getting more company as pay-TV subscribers drop

If you are one of the millions of Americans who has cut the cord from pay-TV services, you are about to have a lot more company in the coming years.
Cable network saves canceled Netflix sitcom ‘One Day at a Time’

Cable network saves canceled Netflix sitcom ‘One Day at a Time’

For the first time, a cable network has stepped in to save a canceled streaming show from extinction. The announcement was made by CBS Corp’s Pop TV, which has picked up the Netflix original sitcom
Cable network saves canceled Netflix sitcom ‘One Day at a Time’

Cable network saves canceled Netflix sitcom ‘One Day at a Time’

For the first time, a cable network has stepped in to save a canceled streaming show from extinction. The announcement was made by CBS Corp’s Pop TV, which has picked up the Netflix original sitcom
Comcast’s new remote control feature allows viewers to change the channel with their eyes

Comcast’s new remote control feature allows viewers to change the channel with their eyes

Developed by Comcast's accessibility lab, the interface is primarily for people with spinal cord injuries or ALS.
Watch the First Season of 'The Other Two' for Free

Watch the First Season of 'The Other Two' for Free

The Other Two is a surprisingly smart and kind comedy about fame and the pop culture industrial complex, or at least it felt that way from the pilot. Now you can watch the whole first season for free
Have You Reduced Your Cable Bill by Threatening to Cancel?

Have You Reduced Your Cable Bill by Threatening to Cancel?

There’s a way we have done this, for so many years. Everyone knows the method. (If you’ve been reading Lifehacker for a while, you really know it.) If you feel like you’re paying too much for cable,
YouTube’s bully problems prove that community doesn’t scale

YouTube’s bully problems prove that community doesn’t scale

I have a confession to make. It’s something that I live with daily. It’s not that I’m not proud of it...it’s just that I’m never sure how people will see me after they know my “secret.” Here goes
Cable TV customer satisfaction falls even further behind streaming video

Cable TV customer satisfaction falls even further behind streaming video

Pay-TV again ranks last in customer satisfaction among all US industries.
Our “Game of Thrones” poll accurately predicted the first death in the Battle of Winterfell

Our “Game of Thrones” poll accurately predicted the first death in the Battle of Winterfell

Our readers were right, on average, about who was the first to go in season 8, episode 3.
Dish to Game of Thrones fans: ‘You’ll need to subscribe to HBO Now’

Dish to Game of Thrones fans: ‘You’ll need to subscribe to HBO Now’

If you’re a Game of Thrones fan and a Dish or Sling TV customer, you’re going to need to subscribe to HBO Now if you want to watch the April 14 premiere of the hit TV show’s final season. Since Nov.
T-Mobile Unveils a 300-Channel TV Service, Saying Its Attack on Big Cable Has Yet to Begin

T-Mobile Unveils a 300-Channel TV Service, Saying Its Attack on Big Cable Has Yet to Begin

Starting at $100 per month, TVision won't appeal to many cord cutters.
T-Mobile Unveils a 300-Channel TV Service, Saying Its Attack on Big Cable Has Yet to Begin

T-Mobile Unveils a 300-Channel TV Service, Saying Its Attack on Big Cable Has Yet to Begin

Starting at $100 per month, TVision won't appeal to many cord cutters.
Roku Ultra is $12 off at Amazon — and it's great for 4K TVs

Roku Ultra is $12 off at Amazon — and it's great for 4K TVs

So you want to get rid of your cable box, but now you’re faced with the decision of what to put in its place. Roku Ultra is a feature-packed media player that streams HD, 4K, and HDR, making it a
People are using streaming services more than cable

People are using streaming services more than cable

As of 2018, 613 million people worldwide have plans with online services like Netflix. This is the first time the global streaming number has eclipsed that of cable users.
Video streaming subscribers now outnumber cable customers: report

Video streaming subscribers now outnumber cable customers: report

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and other video streaming service subscribers now outnumber their cable subscribing counterparts. According to a report by the Motion Picture Association of America,