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YouTube TV is the latest service that can be cast to your TV from Google Home

One of the Google Home’s best features is its ability to control other smart objects around your house. This extends to casting content directly to your TV. Up until this point, this functionality was limited to shows from Netflix, CBS, and the CW. Starting today, users will also be able to cast …

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You can now control YouTube TV with your voice using Google Home

Making it easier than ever to binge watch your favorite shows.<p>Keeping track of everything Google Home is capable of is a daunting task, especially …

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Google Home speakers now let you control YouTube TV with your voice

Thanks to more Chromecast support<p>Google continues to add more media and smart speaker integrations across its growing number of hardware and software products, and today YouTube TV support has arrived. Now, if you have a Google Home speaker — that includes the new Home Mini and Home Max that were …

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Control YouTube's live TV service with Google Home

You can already use a Google Home speaker to control regular YouTube videos if you have a Chromecast device, but what about YouTube TV? You're set from now on. Google has enabled voice control over its cord-cutting television service from Home speakers, making it possible to change channels without …

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Cord-Cutting Is Making 2017 Cable TV’s Worst Year Yet

If you ever wanted proof that cord cutting is more than just a fad, look no further than cancellation numbers for pay TV subscriptions. In 2016,</i> …

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How to watch the 2017 MLB playoffs

Or, as Major League Baseball calls it, the Postseason.<p>In the American League Championship Series, MLB's shortest player and MVP candidate (Jose Altuve at 5 feet 6 inches) leads the Houston Astros against the New York Yankees, who employ MLB's tallest player and MVP candidate (all rise for the 6 …

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How to Watch Mr. Robot Online

USA's critically acclaimed techno-thriller Mr. Robot is back for another season, and thanks to online streaming services, you don't need traditional …

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New Linear TV Packages Won't Carry A La Carte Networks

Traditional public battles between big cable-centric network companies and pay TV providers will have a new story arc in the coming years.<p>Viacom is …

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DVR Breakdown – Sling TV vs PlayStation Vue vs Hulu vs fuboTV vs DIRECTV NOW vs YouTube TV

We’re all used to the experience of watching live TV, and most of us have spent a fair amount of time scrolling through a list of shows and movies on …

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Will YouTube, Facebook, or Apple Be the Next Great TV Network?

The streaming industry is reinventing itself yet again, and now Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu are part of the old guard.<p>Once again, television is going through another rapid revolution. Five years ago, nobody had seen <i>House of Cards</i>, and the idea of any streaming site existing on a level playing field …

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YouTube TV Swings for 2017 World Series Hits in MLB Pact

Google is putting YouTube TV, its $35-per-month internet skinny bundle, into the top pitching spot for this year’s World Series.<p>Under a multi-pronged …

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How YouTube TV Might Tie MLB Sponsorship Into Search Ads

Search for "YouTube TV" on Google Search and the query returns a long carousel of television shows and movies such as "Saturday Night Live," "Grey's …

Advertising Industry

Numbers Show Skinny Bundles Underwhelm

Hulu plans to begin a major marketing push for its $40-a-month streaming cable competitor Hulu Live, a senior Hulu executive said in an interview, as …

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Alphabet’s YouTube TV Isn’t Profitable…Why It Doesn’t Matter

Can <b>Alphabet</b>’s (GOOGL) YouTube TV, which now has 200,000 subscribers, hit 2 million subscribers by the end of 2018? <b>Andy Hargreaves</b> at <b>KeyBanc Capital</b> …

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Google's Secret Long-Term Business Powerhouse Is None Other Than YouTube TV

Shares of Alphabet (GOOGL) were climbing higher during Tuesday morning trading after analysts at Keybanc recommend investors buy shares of the …

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The first ever World Series presenting sponsor will be, of all things, YouTube TV

How does, “World Series 2017, presented by YouTube TV” sound to you?<p>According to Sports Business Journal, the first ever presenting sponsor of the …

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MLB signs YouTube TV as first presenting sponsor of World Series

Major League Baseball on Tuesday announced that YouTube TV, the live streaming service from Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google, will be the first-ever presenting sponsor of the World Series.<p>Under the deal, YouTube TV will be the main sponsor headlining the 2017 World Series and receive a variety of ads on …

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YouTube Partners With MLB on 2017 World Series Streaming Push

Major League Baseball has marked the start of its playoffs tonight by partnering with YouTube to promote its paid online streaming service, YouTube …

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How To Stream All The Soapy Drama Of Riverdale's Second Season

After a stellar first season, expectations are high for Riverdale's sophomore season. The first episode of season two has no shortage of questions to …

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DirecTV Now wins, YouTube TV loses in channel battle

Would-be cord-cutters weighing their options often ask me: Which digital bundle should I get instead of cable?<p>The answer, of course, depends on your …

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Is YouTube TV really worth the cost?

It seems like almost every video platform has its own tricks of reeling us in with subscriptions, but YouTube TV offers more than just a few channels …

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YouTube TV now works on Android tablets

You can now download YouTube TV on Android tablets, but where's our Android TV app?<p>YouTube TV is one of the many Internet-based services aimed at …

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This Internet TV Service Has The Best Channel Lineup

With the arrival of Google’s Internet TV service, YouTube TV, a few months ago, the market for people who want to watch popular cable channels …

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[Update: Officially announced on Twitter last week] The Play Store is allowing YouTube TV to be installed on some tablets, but it doesn't work on all of them

• Update 1: 2017/09/27 12:33pm PDT It would appear tablet support was stealthily announced via the slightly-spammy YouTube TV Twitter account last …

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To Disable Fast-Forwarding Or Not? That Is The Question!

The rapid expansion of single provider and skinny bundle SVOD (streaming video-on-demand) services has unearthed an important question: Does …

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Why YouTube TV could be how we all watch TV in the future

If you live in the US then you might well have heard about YouTube TV - otherwise it might be a completely new term to you.<p>It is exactly what it …

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People are about to start dumping cable faster than ever before

It’s a bad time to be a cable TV executive. Streaming services are popping up faster than big cable companies can throttle them, and years of bad …

Technology

YouTube TV updated with new icon, animation to match recent YouTube redesign

Last month, YouTube received a massive redesign across all platforms that introduced a new icon and various interface tweaks across its apps. YouTube TV is now one of the last products to be updated to match this new branding.<p>A small update to the Android and iOS apps, as well as the website, this …

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YouTube TV: Everything you need to know!

YouTube TV is here, and you probably have questions.<p>It's always exciting to see a company like Google offer something new, but YouTube TV is not the …

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How to watch NFL games if you don't have cable

Welcome to the cord cutter's guide to the 2017-18 NFL season.<p>You can watch NFL games three nights a week and, of course, Sunday afternoons. Games are broadcast on CBS and Fox on Sunday afternoons, NBC on Sunday nights and ESPN on Monday nights. A Thursday night game is on the NFL Network each week, …

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