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Amazon Lays Off Staff In Their Hardware Division

According to the Wall Street Journal, Amazon has laid off engineers at its Lab126, which specializes in developing new hardware. The good news is the Fire TV team seems to have been left unaffected by this recent round of layoffs. The layoffs seem to have stemmed from the failure that was the Amazon Phone. While […]

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The Cord Cutting Show Episode 20 – Pluto TV Interview, Roku, Apple TV, HBO Now, Fire TV, and More!

Today’s Cord Cutting Show is brought to you by Arnu Box. Use coupon code CORDCUT20 It will give 20 dollars off an order of the ARNU Box Mach Q on www.theaterinabox.tv Episode #18 of The Cord Cutting Show is now online! AFTVnews, CordCuttersNews, and TheStreamingAdvisor have teamed up to bring you a weekly podcast about cord cutting. You can […]

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How To Be a Cord Cutter When You Travel

Cord cutting is so amazing that it can be hard to go back to cable in hotels when you travel. It’s even more painful when you do not have Internet access to all your great streaming services. Yet there is hope, because with a little work you can be a cord cutter on the road! […]

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The Top Three Things The Next Apple TV Needs

Apple TV sales have been falling and even their price drop this year has not helped put Apple back on top over Roku and now even the Fire TV. The Apple TV is the oldest device on the market having come out in March 2012, with a slight update in January 2013 that changed some […]

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Our Weekend Viewing Guide

Documentary: Plastic Galaxy Plastic Galaxy explores the groundbreaking world of Star Wars toys. Through interviews with former Kenner employees, toy experts, and collectors, it looks at the toys’ history, their influence, and the feelings they elicit today. You can find it on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/1NKMOXc Comedy: Girl Most Likely Kristen Wiig stars in a comedy […]

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