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cord-cutters

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Dish grabs new cache of channels for TV service aimed at cord-cutters

Dish's coming Internet-delivered TV service will offer channels like Travel and Food Network from programmer Scripps alongside networks owned by Disney and A+E.

By September 16, 2014

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Cord-cutter wannabes are still a small group, but growing

People who are paying for TV but want to cut the cord remain a niche segment, but one that's getting bigger, especially among young people who yawn at sports, according to a study.

By September 10, 2014

Review

Simple.TV

Simple.TV's innovative over-the-air DVR solution is far from perfect, but it's a decent budget option if you can't afford a TiVo Premiere.

October 19, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 19, 2012
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Don't let the cheap Comcast HBO deal fool you, cord-cutters

The biggest US cable company is offering an "Internet Plus" bundle with HBO combined for the first time with limited TV channels and broadband. But that doesn't mean you're any closer to getting HBO Go directly.

By October 25, 2013

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No good alternative for Aereo cord cutters without antennas

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why the Supreme Court's Aereo decision was bad for those who've ditched traditional TV service.

By July 18, 2014

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Three sweet deals for TV cord-cutters

An impressive bundle gives you almost everything you need to replace your cable or satellite provider. Plus, two seriously good TV-tuner bonus deals.

By August 26, 2013

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Low Latency No. 21: To the cord-cutters

If Hulu is going to soon require a cable or satellite TV subscription, then what's the point?

By May 3, 2012

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Has Aereo solved the cord-cutters' dilemma? (hands-on)

Aereo provides live and recorded over-the-air TV in an app for $12 a month.

By March 12, 2012

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Cable cord-cutters are all talk, survey indicates

The consumer research firm says that people may be talking about canceling cable service to watch TV online, but few are actually doing it.

By November 10, 2010

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Recap: Diary of a cable TV cord cutter

CNET editor David Katzmaier cut his cable cord TV for a month, then reconnected. Read the full diary to find out why.

By December 17, 2010