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PlayStation Vue Recommends YouTube TV As Alternative

Sony’s Play Station Vue is closing in 11 days, but the service is recommending that subscribers switch to YouTube TV when the doors slam shut. Click Amazon: See Today’s Hottest Deals!! On Vue’s Home Page, the streamer notes that it’s no longer taking trial or paid subscribers. Sony announced last October that it was discontinuing

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How to Watch Nationals-Brewers For Free

Q. I cut the cord awhile back. Just watch Netflix and Hulu now. But I want to watch tonight’s Wild Card game between the Nationals and Brewers. Is there anyway to do that for free, without signing up for any cable service? — Helena, Fairfax, Virginia.  Helena, from your address, I’m guessing you are a

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Sling TV, PlayStation Vue Raise Prices

Sling TV has raised the price on its Sports Extra plan from $5 a month to $10 a month. The new rate is now effective for new Sling Orange customers, but will not be implemented for existing Sling Orange subscribers until August 1. (The $10 monthly price was already in place for Sling Blue customers.)

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Hulu Now Available For 99 Cents a Month

Hulu, which has longed trailed rivals Netflix and Amazon Prime in subscription totals, appears to be trying to catch up with a holiday deal that would even make the Grinch smile. For the next two days, new and returning customers can get Hulu’s Video on Demand service for just 99 cents a month for one

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DIRECTV Now: Can You Watch Regional Sports While Traveling?

Q. I subscribe to NBC Sports Chicago on DIRECTV Now and I’m planning a trip next week to Kansas City. My question is will I be able to watch the Chicago Cubs on NBC Sports Chicago on DIRECTV Now while I’m in Kansas City? — Marie, Chicago.  Marie, I am sorry to report that the

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Will Sling TV & DIRECTV Now Raise Prices Again?

Q.  I subscribed to Sling TV from the beginning and it was great to get some good programming for just $20 a month. But they just raised the price to $25 a month. It’s still a good deal, but is this the beginning of things to come? Will prices go up again and again like

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Updated: PlayStation Vue Pulls Sinclair-Owned Local Channels

PlayStation Vue has removed Sinclair-owned local stations from its streaming lineup without an explanation. (See update below with Sinclair’s statement confirming the channels have been removed.) The live streaming service pulled the stations yesterday morning from the channel lineups posted at Vue’s site. This came a day after subscribers were notified via e-mail that the

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PlayStation Vue Adds Local Sports & News Away From Home

PlayStation Vue, the live streaming service owned by Sony, has added a handful of new features for mobile users, including the capacity to watch regional sports and network affiliates while away from home. For starters, new customers can now sign up at PSVue.com and start watching programming immediately on a computer, mobile phone or tablet

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Super Bowl Streaming: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

The Super Bowl is over with a clear victory for the underdog Philadelphia Eagles over the New England Patriots. However, the game delivered a split verdict for fans of live streaming. Here is a recap of the Good, the Bad, and The Ugly of watching the big game without a pay TV subscription, or antenna.

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