Monthly Archives: December 2011

Cable fights back

I hadn’t noticed this story about “TV Essentials” originally since the test markets were all back east. It appears to have been a success for TWC and is really significant for consumers. For whatever reason people cut the cable TV … Continue reading

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Instant Update: Streaming Site for New Orleans Bowl

No introduction. Here it is http://veetle.com/index.php/channel/view#4c5f4e548d4c5

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Watching NFL Blackout Games at a Sports Bar

So it looks like we just barely sold enough tickets to see Chargers vs Ravens on broadcast TV this Sunday night. Never mind, I was all set to watch the game either way. Last week I reported how the emergence … Continue reading

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Not Good for Cord Cutters: Verizon Plan to buy Netflix

This just in: speculation that Verizon may buy Netflix – now that it’s cheap. Damn you Netflix you should have kept your act together. Anyway here’s what’s wrong with this scenario. Verizon taking control of Netflix is not much different … Continue reading

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Watching Blacked out NFL Games with Internet Streaming

UPDATE Nov 2012: For a more up to date list  see our general page on streaming sports. ==========================   Earlier in the year I posted  about the banning of some of the more well known sports streaming sites like ATDHE and … Continue reading

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Congratulations "CJACK" you win the Kindle FIre

Thanks to all of our contestants for your great responses. Cjack, our judges thought your response was the most creative and one judge even said your style reminds her of her favorite author.  (Cjack, please follow me on twitter and … Continue reading

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Cord Cutters vs Cord Nevers

The term “Cord Nevers” recently emerged as a separate demographic of young people doing without Cable TV. I’ve noticed this myself before I knew the term. College kids are basically wired in to the internet. Rather than buy a TV … Continue reading

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