Author Archive | Luke Bouma

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Wall Street Is Getting Nervous about Cord Cutting

Cable companies, such as Comcast and Charter, have long been solid investments as far as Wall Street was concerned. Now that all seems to be changing. Yesterday MoffettNathan, an independent research firm that monitors the cable and satellite sectors, called for the downgrade of cable companies from buy to “neutral.” This is no minor change […]

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Roku is Rolling Out a Roku OS 7.7 Update

Good News! The Roku summer  update, Roku OS 7.7, starts rolling out to select Roku devices today. According to Roku “Roku OS 7.7 focuses primarily on bug fixes and firmware optimizations to increase performance of Roku SceneGraph (RSG) channels.” How to update All Roku’s made after 2011 and Roku TV models will update to Roku OS […]

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Netflix Just Released Their First Choose Your Own Adventure Show

Today, Netflix announce their  first interactive “branching” narrative episodes Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale and Buddy Thunderstruck: The Maybe Pile. Now Netflix members are in control of how the stories unfold. “We’ve done extensive research and talked to lots of kids and parents, collecting qualitative data to better understand if this is something […]

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Cutting the cable connection to coax connector illustrating retired people cancelling cable TV service

Canadian Cord Cutting 101

This post is a work in progress. I live in the US so it took a bit of research. If you live in Canada and have a service to suggest please leave us a comment. Together we can build a great guide for Canadians. Cord cutting can sound scary at first—with a ton of options […]

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Only a Couple of Days Left to Get 40% Off Fubo TV

Recently PlayStation Vue dropped beIN Sports from its lineup and, as expected, its competitors jumped in to offer a special deal. Fubo TV, one of the competing streaming services that includes beIN Sports and over 50 other channels for $34.99, is offering a special 40% off deal for new subscribers. If you want 40% off […]

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