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cable-cutting

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Virgin Media down in Portsmouth after cables cut

Virgin Media is down in Portsmouth after a cable was cut by roadworks, leaving customers potentially cut off until Thursday.

By June 4, 2013

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When streaming video is better than Blu-ray

Blu-ray movies will soon be getting two back-to-back, unskippable, piracy warnings, giving movie-watchers even less of a reason to bother with a disc.

By May 10, 2012

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Samsung Galaxy S3 joined by iPod nano-rivalling S Pebble

Samsung has unveiled a cutesy MP3 player alongside the Samsung Galaxy S3, called the Samsung S Pebble.

By May 3, 2012

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When cord-cutting is better than cable

Canceling your cable subscription can require sacrifices, but sometimes the cord-cutting viewing experience is actually better than cable.

By May 2, 2012

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Simple.TV is a next-gen DVR for the cord-cutting crowd

Simple.TV's new DVR records over-the-air HDTV content, then streams it to supported devices like Roku, Google TV, Boxee and the iPad.

By January 10, 2012

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Why Boxee Box's TV tuner needs DVR support

Boxee has announced a Live TV tuner for the D-Link Boxee Box, but it needs to add DVR support to differentiate the Live TV tuner from the TV tuner already built into modern HDTVs.

By November 16, 2011

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My summer of HBO Go: What HBO's app can teach Netflix (and vice versa)

HBO Go's the future of TV...and also the past. Here's one cable-cutting editor's summer trying out HBO's mobile service.

By July 26, 2011

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Best Buy unveils Insignia Connected TVs with TiVo interface, Chumby widgets

The long-rumored Insignia Internet-enabled TVs are now official, with Chumby widgets and TiVo interfaces--but no DVRs.

By July 31, 2011

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Cutting your cable can work, if you're a TV snob

While much of the hype about "cord cutting" is overblown, it can work if you're picky about what you watch on TV in the first place.

By April 27, 2011

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Diary of a cable cord cutter: Final entry

A month after cutting the cord on his subscription TV service, CNET editor David Katzmaier reconnects.

By December 14, 2010