Posts tagged “Cutting the cord”

Updated January 19

Premium Lock Report: Pay TV subscribers shrink; streaming services, antenna-only households grow

You may be surprised to find out that the number of antenna-only households for TV service in the U.S. is growing. So, too, are Internet streaming subscribers. Suffering the consequences? A drop in pay TV subscriptions, says a new report.

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Updated December 20, 2016

Premium Lock Raleigh startup offers app to help consumers cut cable/satellite 'cords'

Raleigh startup Mohu, which is best known for selling a variety of high-definition TV antennas, is rolling out a new app to help consumers decide whether to "cut the cord" on satellite and cable TV.

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August 5, 2016

Premium Lock Amazon jet fleet; Facebook vs. 'clickbait;' Apple 'bug bounties;' private moon flight; Dish w/o ESPN

In today's Bull dog wrapup of technology and science news: Amazon unveils its Prime delivery fleet of jet aircraft; Facebook tries again to tackle "clickbait;" Apple offers "bug bounties" to people reporting bugs; a private company wins OK for moon flight; and Dish offers a non-ESPN option.

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June 14, 2016

Premium Lock Report: Millennials leading charge to streaming TV

Millennials are most likely to be subscribers to streaming video services - either as cord cutters or augmenting traditional cable TV packages. So reports Parks & Associates in a new report. Why?

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Updated February 19, 2016

Premium Lock FCC votes to 'unlock the box;' industry protests

FCC Chair Tom Wheeler The FCC passed a proposal Thursday to "unlock" your cable box. However, Internet and TV service providers protested the move.

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