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Cord cutters get another option as YouTube TV expands to Houston

YouTube has expanded its internet-based television service to Houston. On Thursday, owner Google announced the expansion of YouTube TV to the Bayou …

Smart TV

Over a third of millennials say they’ll pay for Disney’s streaming service, survey finds

Beyond the fact that it’s Disney, a brand with innumerable assets to be leveraged and a studio production arm ready to pump out exclusive content, Disney’s forthcoming streaming service may be able to carve out a niche for itself because choosing a subscription service is not a zero-sum game. A …

Millennials

YouTube Red vs. YouTube TV: What's the Difference?

Are the for-pay versions of the most popular video service on the planet worth your money? We compare the options side by side.<p>This site may earn …

Televisions

Google is testing a handy new playback UI for YouTube

YouTube might be getting a nifty facelift pretty soon. Google appears to be testing a new user interface for its video hosting platform that will make it much easier to browse for content while watching videos on your phone.<p>The current YouTube layout lets you minimize videos in the bottom so you …

Google

Solar Eclipse 2017: How To Live Stream The Total Solar Eclipse For Free

Later today, we will experience the first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in almost 100 years!<p>From Oregon to South Carolina, the total solar eclipse — …

Televisions

I'll Cut the Cord if It Can Ever Beat a Cable Bundle

I'd like to cut the cord. It sounds fun! I picture myself wielding cartoonishly large gardening shears, poised to sever the nearest coaxial cable. I …

Televisions

The 7 Best TV Streaming Services to Cut Cable and Save Money

Choosing one of the best TV streaming services can do big things for you financially. Personally speaking, <b>before we canceled DirecTV</b> we were spending …

Televisions

Competition among cable TV alternatives heats up

Every week, cord-cutters are benefiting from increasing competition among tech and media companies’ desire to adapt to consumers’ changing TV-viewing …

Televisions

Aimed at 'cord cutters,' YouTube TV expands into Baltimore market

YouTube TV, which bills itself as an alternative to cable television, is expanding into Baltimore and 13 other markets.With the new markets — …

Televisions

YouTube TV comes to 14 more US cities like Boston, Seattle & Pittsburgh

Google's nascent YouTube TV on Thursday expanded into 14 more U.S. cities, a few notable places being Baltimore, Boston, Las Vegas, Nashville, …

Smart TV

YouTube TV is rapidly expanding its reach

YouTube TV launched only four months ago, and it's rapidly expanding beyond its initial five markets. Today, the company announced that the service will be available in 14 new US markets, which means 50 percent of US households have access. It plans to expand to 17 more markets in the "coming …

Televisions

YouTube TV adds 14 more markets, now available in 29 locations around the U.S.

Last month saw YouTube TV expand to 10 more markets around the U.S. Today the $35 per month cord cutting service is launching in 14 more locations, with Google’s cable competitor now available for residents of 29 areas around the country.<p>Nintendo Switch<p>The basic YouTube TV package offers 48 …

Televisions

Next-gen national news network Newsy launches on YouTube TV

CINCINNATI, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its rapid expansion across the media marketplace, Newsy is now live on over-the-top streaming service YouTube TV, which is available to 50% of U.S. households.<p>Newsy is the first news brand focused on younger audiences to join the Google-owned …

YouTube TV adds 14 cities, now available to half of US homes

The $35-a-month streaming service expands with a focus on local ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC stations from Boston to Seattle, with 17 more cities coming soon.<p>Watch out cable TV, YouTube is coming to get you. And now it's after your paying subscribers in Boston, Tampa, Seattle and 11 other cities.<p>YouTube …

Televisions

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations

(Reuters) - Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Inc's Google has expanded its YouTube TV streaming service into 14 new U.S. markets to reach half of American …

Televisions

YouTube TV now covers half of the United States

Google says its online television service is available in 14 more markets, and it plans to expand to another 17 in the future.

TV

YouTube TV comes to 14 new markets with 17 more to come

Google (OTCPK:TOSBF, OTCPK:TOSYY) adds 14 new YouTube TV markets with plans to add 17 new metro areas in the coming weeks.<p>Google says the latest …

Business

Nielsen Including Facebook, Hulu, YouTube In Digital Ratings

Nielsen says three of the largest digital video platforms — Facebook, Hulu and YouTube — will now be included in its digital content ratings. That …

Televisions

Nielsen Will Track Streaming Content In Boon To Sports Broadcasters

Nielsen announced Tuesday that the company would begin tracking streaming video content on Facebook, Hulu and YouTube in what could be a boon for …

Televisions

Fubo streaming TV review: the best way to watch sports, or anything else

People are cutting the cord at an alarming rate — alarming if you’re the president of a cable company, that is. For everyone else, the fact that you …

Televisions

Cord-cutting conundrum: Best ways to watch pro sports online without cable

It’s Sunday morning, and you’re already on the couch with a cup of coffee (or a can of beer) ready to watch the 49ers or Raiders on TV. Maybe you …

Televisions

Facebook Faces Challenges And Opportunities With ‘Watch’

AdExchanger |Facebook Watch, the social giant’s video hub that went live for select users on Wednesday, already has a roster of digital video launch …

Digital Media

There are 6 major services that let you stream live TV over the internet — here's how they compare

Everyone in the tech industry wants your eyeballs.<p>More specifically, an increasing number of tech companies are trying to attract the millions of "cord-cutters" who have ditched cable for services that stream live TV channels over the internet.<p>Hulu's flashy new live-TV service is the latest to join …

Televisions

Disney Pulls Content From Netflix As Users Face An Annoying, Confusing Rise In Streaming Exclusivity Silos

On one hand, the increasing number of independent streaming services is certainly a good thing. This increase in competition is finally starting to …

Netflix

YouTube TV goes live in Boston, Sea-Tac, Vegas, Cincinnati and 10 others - SlashGear

YouTube TV, the company’s livestreaming television service, has just expanded to another fourteen markets. This expansion follows a recent one that …

Televisions

Facebook’s Content Gamble

Facebook has, over the past year, explained its view on traditional video content and tried to identify its approach to competing (or dominating) the …

House of Cards

A Cord-Cutter’s Guide to Iowa Football 2017

I am a sucker.<p>I’m so addicted to watching sports and following along on Twitter, I pay some $150 a month to Mediacom so I can scroll through my …

Smart TV

Comcast's "Xfinity Instant TV" to launch this year

Comcast executives told investors on today's quarterly earnings call that it will launch its millennial-focused TV service the second half of this …

Sling TV

Google’s cord cutter app YouTube TV reaches 2 million downloads

Approximately 2 million people have installed the YouTube TV app, Google’s live TV service aimed at a younger generation of cord cutters, as well as those who never signed up for traditional pay TV in the first place. That download figure comes from app store analytics firms Sensor Tower and App …

Technology

Box-office hits help Comcast beat earnings expectations

Comcast beat Wall Street’s earnings and revenue expectations in the second quarter, as higher cable pricing and global box office hits offset a …

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