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Jared Newman covers personal technology from his remote Cincinnati outpost. He also publishes two newsletters, Advisorator for tech advice and Cord Cutter Weekly for help with ditching cable or satellite TV.

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ATSC 3.0 could usher in a new kind of TV bundle for cord-cutters

An ATSC 3.0 broadcaster aims to sell 80 over-the-air channels for under $50 per month.

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Best TV streaming service: YouTube TV vs. SlingTV vs. Hulu vs. AT&T TV Now, and all the rest

Is Sling TV better than Hulu, or should cord-cutters subscribe to Sling TV? Or YouTube TV? Or FuboTV? We compare all the TV streaming services, and several rise to the top.

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Cord cutting: A beginner's guide

How to cut the cord: All the devices, services, and knowledge you need to ditch cable and save money.

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Fire TV vs. Roku: Which streaming platform should today's cord-cutter pick?

We compare the streaming platforms most popular with cord-cutters: Fire TV and Roku.

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ATSC 3.0: How cord-cutters should plan for antenna TV's big upgrade

ATSC 3.0 (or Next Gen TV) is coming to replace today's over-the-air broadcasts, but it's still very early days.

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How to connect your iPhone or iPad to your TV

Try these options when you want to mirror iPhone or iPad content on a bigger screen.

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Six streaming video options that let cord-cutters stream movies together

"Watch together" apps: How to watch Netflix, YouTube, and more with faraway friends.

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Best DVR for cord cutters

TiVo vs. Tablo vs. Channel Master vs. Plex: None are ideal, but one might work for you.

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How to build a cheap cord-cutting DVR using Raspberry Pi

Want to roll your own cord-cutting DVR? The $35 Raspberry Pi is the cheapest starting point.

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YouTube TV's regional sports situation is a total mess for cord-cutters now

YouTube TV's Fox regional sports network coverage now excludes broad swaths of the country.

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AT&T TV is a brilliant idea wrapped in terrible pricing

AT&T TV offers cable TV comforts to cord-cutters, but not without some of cable's worst elements.

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You've just dropped cable TV? Here's what a cord-cutter should do next

Canceling cable doesn't needn't be the end of your cord-cutting journey. Here's what to do next to shave your home-entertainment bill.

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Judging the Roku surround-sound experience

The Roku surround sound system wins on ease-of-use, but missing features might make home theater buffs chafe.

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Jam promises an easier, safer way for cord-cutters to share streaming passwords

Password sharing: Jam is like a social network for sharing Netflix and other subscriptions.

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Cord-cutters: Here's how to audit your streaming TV subscriptions so you don't waste money

Avoid sneaky subscription charges by checking out these links and tools.