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Best Video Streaming: PlayStation Vue vs DIRECTV Now vs Sling vs Hulu Plus vs Netflix vs Amazon Prime & More!

Cable TV bills can run as high as $100 or more per month!! Sure, cable companies have “basic packages” but the channels they offer are never the ones you want, right? This forces you to upgrade packages at a premium price. After spending way too much on cable, you’ve likely become frustrated and want to cut the cord. Learn how video streaming services can allow you to watch TV without paying such a high price…

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Is Amazon Prime Worth It? Be a Smart Shopper, Streamer and Reader

Warehouse with boxes

Is Amazon Prime worth it? What does Amazon Prime get you? To Prime or not to Prime? These are the questions many of us have grappled with before. Amazon Prime certainly has its devoted members for many reasons (many people on our team being some of them), and there are a ton of benefits that go beyond free shipping and video streaming. Here, we’ll help you work through Amazon Prime benefits and cost to see if the membership makes sense for your budget…

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The Ultimate Cord Cutting Guide and Best Cable Alternatives

So you’re ready to cut the cord from Comcast and AT&T Uverse and unbundle unnecessary services. Well, you’re in luck because there are plenty of “cord cutting” options now. We’ve got the ultimate guide that will help you remove the cable handcuffs and break free from the contracts. The best part? You don’t have to give up your latest shows, phone number, or speedy WiFi to save money. So, are you ready to learn how to how to get rid of cable and put hundreds of dollars back in your pocket? Get those scissors out!…

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DIRECTV GenieGO (Nomad) Review: Watch Your DIRECTV DVR Shows on the Go


No doubt in response to DISH’s Slingbox technology, DIRECTV has unveiled an option where users can, for a one-time fee, purchase a box that will sync up your DVR shows with a portable device (iPhone, iPad, Laptop, PC, etc.). When it was initially introduced it was called the Nomad but has since been renamed to the GenieGO. The GenieGO was discontinued in late 2015/early 2016 (all information below is based on historical info from when this product was sold)…

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Digital Media Receivers Reviews: Are You Still Paying for Cable TV?

TV and bookcase: Digital Media Receivers Reviews

Tired of paying $80+/ month for cable television? Digital Media Receivers, set top boxes that you can hook up to your tv to stream television shows and movies from providers such as Hulu, Amazon, Netflix, and others are becoming more reliable, readily available, and affordable. The problem is that there’s so many on the market now, and they all differ in their functionality, service offerings, and compatibility. Should you get a media receiver, and if so, which one?…

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Watch TV Remotely: Slingbox Reviews

Man watching TV on computer in bar: Slingbox Reviews

As technology has advanced it has become commonplace to take tech on the go. Slingbox is another example of this type of mobile technology. Slingbox allows television watchers to stream their programming no matter where they are as long as they have access to the internet. We have compiled Slingbox Reviews of the two types offered…

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