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
2016 Netflix Premiers and Reboots you May have Missed
My favorite part of the New Year is that a lot of my favorite shows start returning. If you have cable, odds are you have to wait until the fall to see your favorite shows; but luckily for cord cutters, we don’t. Instead of waiting, many of our favorite titles premier throughout the year; that way you’re never too far away from the next new episode.
Taking a look back at 2016, Netflix had a ton of original shows return for another season and today we’re going do a breakdown of some of the best shows that premiered in 2016.
What is better than finding a show that you love? Finding it a few seasons in. Are you ready to start binging? Then let’s get started! Continue reading Netflix Original Series – Part III
Get the Most out of Netflix with these Easy to use Tricks and Tips
Without a doubt, Netflix has been a game changing streaming service that has almost single handedly ushered in the cord cutting revolution itself. Almost everyone you know has a Netflix subscription or is borrowing a subscription from someone else; and there’s a good reason for that. Netflix is easy to use, fast, and it boasts one of the widest collections available.
But as great as the default experience of Netflix is, you can vastly improve your Netflix viewing with a few simple tricks, hacks and add-ons. Let’s take a look at a few of them! Continue reading 7 Netflix Hacks
Netflix Continues to Produce the Best Original Series on Television
Probably the best part about Netflix is its commitment to producing unique and original content. While some cable channels are afraid of pushing boundaries and taking risks, Netflix relishes the opportunity. As a result, the online streaming service has produced some of the most engaging television shows to date; creating a perfect cable TV alternative solution for those of us fed up with cable providers. Continue reading Netflix Originals You Don’t Want to Miss – Part II
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. Bernstein, Todd 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
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
What are the implications of implementing an amusement tax on online services?
What kind of precedent does it set?
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”?
Is Sling TV or PlayStation Vue a Better Option for Cord Cutters?
For years cable consumers have been clamoring for an ala carte style cable subscription package; and for years the cable companies have been ignoring them. The reason why is that it’s much more profitable to rope people into lengthy contracts and expensive subscriptions that it is to give the people what they want; but that’s slowly changing.
*** New Sling vs Vue Review Article published Oct. 2016. For the latest pricing details see our latest content.
The cord cutting revolution has left people looking for a proper cable TV alternative, and consequently many services have sprouted up to meet that demand. Aside from Netflix, the one of the most notable contenders in the cord cutting market these days is the Dish Network-owned Sling TV; which offers live streaming of over 20 television channels for $20 a month.
Not familiar with Sling TV? Read “WHAT IS SLING TV? Flexibility, Premium Content, Live TV at a Price we Can Afford.
Introducing PlayStation Vue
Continue reading Sling TV vs PlayStation Vue – A Television Streaming Battle Royal