Sling TV Blue or Orange? What’s the Difference?

Q. After YouTube TV raised its price, I’ve been thinking of getting Sling TV. But I’m confused when I get to their web site. What is the difference between their Blue and Orange plans? The price is the same so which one is better? — Viv, Spokane, Washington.  Viv, you’re right. YouTube TV’s decision last

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Netflix This Week: Superheroes & Cults

Netflix this week (July 5-11) plans to add 16 new TV shows and movies to its streaming lineup, including 11 originals. The new titles will include Stateless, a Netflix original dramatic series starring Yvonne Strahovski as an airline stewardess escaping a cult. Based on a true story, Entertainment Weekly gives the six-part series a grade

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DIRECTV Charges $90 For 60-Game MLB Extra Innings

DIRECTV is now charging $90 for this year’s 60-game MLB Extra Innings package of out-of-market contests. The satcaster earlier this year was charging $183 for the 2020 package, but that was before the league suspended play due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Although the season will now be around 37 percent of the regular 162-game campaign,

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Sling TV Offers 1-Year Price Guarantee

Sling TV has targeted YouTube TV and FuboTV subscribers who are upset with this week’s price increases by offering a one-year price guarantee for new and existing customers. YouTube TV this week raised its monthly price from $50 to $65, a 30 percent increase. FuboTV, a smaller live streaming service, also hiked its monthly prices

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YouTube TV’s Price Hike: Customers Speak Out!

Q. So tell me, Mr. Answer Man, why on earth did YouTube TV raised their price. I only subscribed because it was lower than the cable guy. What are they thinking??!! — Carmen, Marina Del Rey. Carmen, I feel your pain. But the reason that YouTube TV yesterday raised its monthly subscription price from $50

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YouTube TV Raises Monthly Price By 30 Percent

YouTube TV today announced that it’s raising its monthly subscription price from $49.99 to $64.99, a 30 percent increase. In a blog post, the streaming service said the new price will take effect today for new subscribers. Existing customers will see the new monthly fee in the next billing cycle on or after July 30.

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Did DIRECTV Raise Prices For Existing Customers?

Q. I read your article saying DIRECTV didn’t raise prices for us existing subscribers. That is absolutely not true. My monthly bill was $69 a few months ago and now it’s over $130. How can that be? They just raised prices, didn’t they? — Mary, Corsicana, Texas.  Mary, no, they didn’t just raise prices for

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Amazon Prime This Week: 46 New Titles

Amazon this week (June 28-July 4) plans to add 46 new TV shows and movies to its Prime streaming lineup, including one original. The new titles will include Season two of Hanna (pictured above), an Amazon original adventure series that follows a young girl (Esma Creed-Miles) who’s been trained by her father to fight government

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