Sling vs Vue – 2016 Review

sling-vs-vue

Which Cordcutting Service is Better, Comes Down to What you Value the Most!

When Sling TV first launched in 2015, they were the only kids on the block that allowed you to live stream dozens of television channels without a cable subscription. It was great because there were no contracts, no commitments, and at $20 a month it was dirt cheap compared to the cable alternative.

Not to mention Sling TV gave us ESPN without cable, which is a huge boon to people that love watching sports but hate paying for cable.

But with the launch of PlayStation Vue, Sling TV is no longer the only player in town and now the upstart service is hoping to give Sling TV a run for its money. The question for cord cutters now is which service should they go with, and today we’re going to take a look at each one to see how they compare against one another.

Let’s get started! Continue reading Sling vs Vue – 2016 Review

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

Sling TV vs Amazon Instant Video

sling_tv vs amazon_instant_video

The Choice often Comes Down to if you Prefer to Pay for Channels or Shows

For Cord Cutter, the holy grail of television is being able to pick and choose what channels you get every month. In early 2015, cord cutters got their wish with Sling TV, an online streaming service that offered a base channel  subscription with a whole host of add-on packages for $5.

At first, Sling TV was the only kid on the block offering ala carte style television to the masses seeking a better cable TV alternative. But now Amazon’s streaming service, Amazon Instant Video, has come out with their own set of cord cutting add-ons; which begs the question of which one is better?

Today we’ll find out as we take a look at what both services have to offer. Let’s get started! Continue reading Sling TV vs Amazon Instant Video

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

Watching the 2016 College Football Season without Cable

Watching 2016 College Football Season without Cable

Cord Cutter’s Guide to Watching College Football Online and Over-the-Air

Pop the tailgates and fire up the marching band, because it’s time for College Football to make it’s return. College football may not have the glamour and glitz of the NFL; but what they lack in pomp and player compensation, they more than make up for it in grit, determination, and school spirit.

For those of you wanting to cut the cord this football season, you may feel a little sad at first glance. Approximately 44 percent of college football occurs on cable television, which would make it appear as if your options are limited. But you will be delighted to know that that assumption is not necessarily true.

If you want to watch college football without cable television this season, you have more options that you know and today we’re going to find out what they are. Let’s get to it! Continue reading Watching the 2016 College Football Season without Cable

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

How to Watch 2016 NFL Season Without Cable

Ways to Watch 2016 Football Season without Cable

5 Reasons you Don’t need Cable for the 2016 NFL Season

It’s that wonderful time of the year where the kids go back to school, the leaves are on the cusp of changing color, and that most glorious sport known as football comes back into our lives. That means it’s time to dust off the old jersey, fill up the cooler, and get ready for the big game. But for those football fans who are looking for a cable TV alternative, it can be a time of uncertainty.

Cable TV is too expensive and too bloated,” I’ve often heard readers say, “but football season is coming up so I think I’m gonna hold off on getting rid of cable.”  For many would-be cord cutters, the choice between their NFL football and being free of cable is no choice at all. But luckily for us, you don’t have to make that choice any more.

Now if you have read articles like this in past years, and think you have heard it all before; Think again. There have never been more ways to watch Football without cable, then there are for the 2016 NFL Season.

RedZone without Cable(Hint: don’t miss the part about the RedZone channel. Probably the most exciting development since I started writing for cord cutters in 2011). 

If you’ve been wondering how to watch NFL football without cable television, then wonder no more. Here are 5 ways to watch NFL football without cable:2016 NFL Season Cord Cutter Continue reading How to Watch 2016 NFL Season Without Cable

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

How to Watch the Summer Olympics without Cable

Watch-summer-olympics-without-cable.jpg

Watching the Summer Olympics Online and Over-the-Air

One of the most beautiful human achievements is by far the creation of the Olympic games. Every four years, the nations of the world come together in friendly competition to celebrate peace, cooperation, and humanity… and not to mention the prospect of bragging rights for beating the rest of the world.

What makes this Summer Olympics special is the fact that, for the first time, you can get 100 percent Olympic coverage without having to purchases a cable subscription; which is great news for cord cutters.

If you like watching sports and are sick of paying that expensive cable bill, then keep on reading because today we’re going to find out how to watch the 2016 Summer Olympics Online and with an Antenna.

Let’s get started! Continue reading How to Watch the Summer Olympics without Cable

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

Why Millions are Canceling Cable on Moving Day

Cutting the Cord on Moving Day

Moving Out, and Moving On. Relocating is Expensive Enough, why Sign Up for an Unnecessary Cable TV Bill?

How Moving Day is Perfectly Aligned with Cord Cutting

Every year, millions of Americans pack up their belongings and move to a new home. Apart the usual fare of packing the boxes and renting the moving truck, there’s also the task of shutting off the utilities; such as water, electric, and (of course) cable TV.

But whereas everyone is likely to turn the power and water back on in their new house, more and more individuals have decided to not renew the cable TV subscription. According to a report by VP and Senior Analyst at Sanford C. BernsteinTodd Juenger (previously Vice President & General Manager at TiVo), more Americans than ever are now using moving as an excuse to kill the cable bill and seek out a better cable TV alternative. Continue reading Why Millions are Canceling Cable on Moving Day

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

What to Watch on Netflix this 4th of July

netflix-4th-of-july

Patriotic Movies available on your Favorite Streaming Service

Happy 4th of July. Today, millions of people are figuring out their plans to celebrate America’s birthday. Some are planning barbecues, others will look to avoid authorities while they shoot off fireworks, and then there those who want to avoid the crowds and would like nothing more than to ratchet up their patriotism to an 11 by watching patriotic movies all day long. 

If you love America, but hate paying for cable television, then stick around; because today we’re going to take a look at 5 Patriotic Movies to Watch on Netflix for the 4th of July. Let’s check ’em out! Continue reading What to Watch on Netflix this 4th of July

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

Original Series Now on Sling TV … Part I

Original Series on Sling TV

Taking a Look at all the Original Programming now Available on Sling TV

One of my favorite streaming services, hands down, has to be Sling TV. As far as finding a great cable TV alternative, few could do better than Sling TV

Without wasting any time, let’s get started! Continue reading Original Series Now on Sling TV … Part I

Share : Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin

Simple, Cost Effective Cable TV Alternatives

Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on GooglePlusShare on PinterestShare on Linkedin