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The Rio Olympics: The Most Streamed Event Ever

The Rio Olympics was possibly the most streamed event ever and definitely marked a massive change for covering live events. “The Rio Olympics will be looked at as the last games where traditional TV was priorities over other channels. For future Olympics, social media and on demand video will become equal partners to live TV. […]

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NewsON Channel List – All 154 Stations

NewsON, the streaming service that lets cord cutters watch local news from around the United States without the need for a cable service, announced recently that they have added about 15 new stations and now have 154 stations in 105 markets as of today. NewsON has apps for Roku, Android, and iOS. Here is the full […]

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Streaming is Very Profitable for CBS

CBS has been one of the early networks to jump in on streaming with CBS All Access and Showtime Anytime. Now we are starting to hear that it has been very profitable for them. Recently we learned that both CBS All Access and Showtime Anytime have topped 1 million subscribers, and we just learned that […]

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Netflix’s New Original ‘Audrie and Daisy’ Takes a Hard Look at Sexual Assault & Bullying

The upcoming Netflix doc juxtaposes the stories of two teenage girls, Audrie Pott and Daisy Coleman, who were sexually assaulted and then bullied online. The film traces the events and aftermath of the young women’s high-profile cases, digging through interviews, social media, court documents, and police investigations. Husband-and-wife team Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk direct. […]

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Discovery Networks Just Became Very Cord Cutter Friendly

Discovery Communications, the owner of networks such as TLC, Discovery, and Animal Plant have announced the expansion of Discovery Communications’ suite of TV everywhere offerings to Roku devices. Popular programs available now to Roku customers include Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” and “Naked & Afraid;” TLC’s “My Big Fat Fabulous Life” and “Little People Big World;” Investigation Discovery’s “Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda” […]

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Disney Has Big Plans to Become More Cord Cutting Friendly

Disney’s CEO Bob Iger recently went into great detail about Disney’s plans to reach cord cutters. During their second quarter earnings call Iger talked about everything from their new ESPN streaming service to what they charge for streaming services such as Sling TV. Iger first went into detail about their current deals with services such […]

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College Football Just Got Easier for Cord Cutters

This week ESPN announced a new major deal with Campus Insiders to bring more football games to cord cutters. With this deal the 2016 college football season is about to be the easiest ever for cord cutters to watch. The deal allows ESPN3 to stream Conference USA football games. ESPN3 is the digital streaming side […]

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