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What is Hulu Live TV?

What is Hulu Live TV

Hulu’s New Live Streaming Service – Pricing, Channels, Features and more…

Ever since Sling TV helped usher in the second wave of the online streaming revolution, we’ve started to see more and more services emerge that allow you to stream live television. Hoping to cash in on this new trend, even some of the more “traditional” streaming services have started to get in on the action.

Hulu is AliveMost recently, streaming giant Hulu launched their own live TV streaming service. Simply dubbed Hulu Live, this service hopes to combine the best of live television with the companies extensive on-demand library; and it’s actually better than you might think.

Here’s a quick look:

How much does Hulu Live Cost?

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PlayOn offers a Streaming DVR for Cord Cutters

What is PlayOn

Record Online TV Channels so you can Watch them Without an Internet Connection

How do you watch Online TV Channels when you have no internet connection? Are you looking for a way to watch your favorite shows in a no-WiFi zones? Well I am here to let you know that there is a tool available that allows you to record streaming videos at home and load them to your iPad or mobile device for later viewing.

You most likely already use Netflix, Hulu Plus or Amazon to watch TV at home, but what if you want to take these shows to a smaller screen such as your mobile or tablet? And what if your devices do not have an access to the internet, like when you are on a flight? THIS is when PlayOn comes to rescue.

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Hulu Original Series Part I

hulu original series

Must See Hulu Originals that are Available Nowhere Else

Although Netflix has been riding high, hogging the spotlight on fresh original content, Hulu has been quietly stocking up on its own repertoire of original shows.


Not familiar with Hulu? Click here for a 1 week Free Trial, or read our overview article: “What is Hulu“.


For the rest of you, let’s take a look at some of the original shows Hulu’s got cooked up: Continue reading Hulu Original Series Part I

Streaming Service Free Trials

Streaming Service Free Trials

Complete List of Free Trials Available to Cord Cutters

When searching out a cable TV alternative, what streaming service you pick is critical. The ideal situation for a cord cutter is to get all the great content they had before quitting cable but with few commitments and fees. Because everyone is different, it can sometimes be hard (and expensive if you’re not careful) to find that perfect cable TV alternative.

To help make that search for the right streaming service a little easier, I’ve compiled list of online streaming services with free trial periods. More will be added in the future, so be sure to check back later.

Now, let’s get to our list: Continue reading Streaming Service Free Trials

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

Setting Up your Streaming Service Parental Controls

How to protect your children from harmful content, through adjusting the settings on your favorite Streaming Service

streaming service parental controlsOne of the most overlooked advantages of cutting the cord is the additional control you achieve over the content that your children are allowed to watch. With Cable, you are bombarded by toxic commercials and programming aimed to brainwash you and your children into buying more things, acting a certain way, and viewing the world from a consumeristic perspective.

I know this first hand. I have a young son and daughter and am constantly infuriated by the media’s lack of moral commitment to empowering our youth with good messages. Instead, they only care about making a buck, at any cost, and at the detriment of our youth’s ideals and self-worth.

I think my friend Murphy from the Just Saying Network said it best on twitter:

Tweet about Parenting

Cutting the cord does not just Save You Money, it also allows you to control what your family is watching

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What is the “Netflix Tax”?

What are the implications of implementing an amusement tax on online services?

What kind of precedent does it set?

Netflix Tax

Earlier in the summer, it was announced that Chicago would implement an amusement tax on online services like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Spotify; which was set at nine percent. The tax was levied to help pay serious budget shortfalls in the Chicago municipal government. Continue reading What is the “Netflix Tax”?