Nuvyyo’s Tablo Live Stick and Tablo Droid software DVR promise to help consumers escape the clutches of cable

Hard core cord-cutters and those looking join their ranks will be happy to hear about the latest products in Nuvyyo’s Tablo line. The Canadian manufacturer announced two new offerings at CES on Wednesday, plus a cloud-DVR proof-of-concept that will make it easier to slash the cost of TV entertainment. Install the $99 Tablo Live ‘Antenna … Read more

Hands on: AT&T’s DirecTV Now service provides a reason to cut cable TV

I cut cable TV earlier this year and switched over to online streaming services. I’ve tried Dish’s Sling TV and Sony’s PlayStation Vue, but will switch to AT&T’s new DirecTV Now service after it starts streaming on Nov. 30. The service was demonstrated at a media event in New York City on Monday, where I … Read more

Google and Facebook building super high-speed cable between LA and Hong Kong

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Google and Facebook are working together to lay a nearly 8,000-mile cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong. The fiber-optic cable will have a bandwidth of 120 terabits per second, which Google says makes it the highest-capacity route between the USand Asia. It’ll double … Read more

NFL without cable: A cord cutter’s guide for the 2016 season

Thanks in part to new streaming options for cord-cutters, it’s possible to watch all your local NFL games without cable, along with all nationally televised games on Sunday, Monday, and Thursday nights. With the NFL season just a week away, now’s a good time to run through all the ways* that cord cutters can watch … Read more

Whoa: facebook, Microsoft to build a web cable across the Atlantic Ocean

Tech giants Microsoft and fb are making an investment big in high–speed internet get admission to viaconstructing a subsea cable connecting Virginia and Spain. The MAREA cable will be the best–capability subsea cable to ever go the Atlantic, and will result inquicker growth in internet bandwidth fees, the businesses said. MAREA will run farther south … Read more