Posted on 1/20/2020 4:00 AM By John Brillhart
Cutting the cord and accessing popular TV shows and movies has never been easier with the development of streaming devices. With all the different options available, knowing which streaming device is best for you can be difficult. Two of the most popular media streaming devices is the Amazon Fire TV system and the Roku. Understanding how these two options differ can help you make the decision best suited for you.
Posted on 1/6/2020 9:30 AM By John Brillhart
The new year is an excellent time to achieve new personal goals and make an effort to save money. Because cable and satellite serve as a couple common ways people lose money, the new year serves as an optimal time to look into cable alternatives. There are several reasons why this new year is an ideal time to finally cut the cord and make the switch to a cable alternative.
Posted on 12/9/2019 9:55 AM By John Brillhart
When cutting the cord, you may be weighing the cable alternatives based on your entertainment needs. Perhaps you’re most concerned about getting the top news channels, or maybe you have a favorite TV show you must have access to.
Posted on 7/8/2019 7:25 AM By John Brillhart
The changing seasons and the crisp fall air can only mean one thing: the start of the NFL season. Being able to watch the big games with family and friends has become synonymous with autumn. Unfortunately, many people associate watching their favorite football teams with an expensive cable subscription. Thankfully, it is possible to cut the cord to cable and watch your favorite NFL games completely free. By adding a digital antenna, you will be able to watch NFL games on the major network stations free of charge.
Posted on 5/6/2019 11:02 AM By John Brillhart
Switching to a cable alternative allows customers to save money and create a customized channel lineup without yearly contracts.
Posted on 3/4/2019 12:20 PM By John Brillhart
The streaming landscape has long been dominated by Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime, but things are about to change. New services offered by both Disney and Apple that aim to provide Netflix-like services are set to become available in the near future. These new streaming options will not only open the possibility of even more programming to fit your needs, but will offer you just another option to cut the cable cord.
Posted on 9/24/2018 11:58 AM By John Brillhart
The post-cable or satellite options can be overwhelming. Should you dig your old rabbit ear antenna out of the attic? Should you buy a new HDTV antenna to watch TV? And what’s this streaming thing everyone’s been talking about?
Posted on 7/23/2018 11:39 AM By John Brillhart
In the last decade, we have begun to see a rise in the use of TV antennas. They have become increasingly popular with the steady decline of cable TV. High cable costs and spotty satellite service have been the driving factors of Twin Cities metro residents dumping their cable companies and switching to antenna.
Posted on 5/21/2018 8:11 AM By John Brillhart
If you’re thinking of getting rid of cable in your home, there is quite a bit of information to learn, especially if you still want to keep your internet for streaming purposes. How much is a typical internet package? Is internet easy to set up in your home? If you’ve asked yourself the following questions when contemplating getting rid of cable, Cable Alternatives is here to help.
Posted on 5/7/2018 8:07 AM By John Brillhart
As cutting the cable cord is becoming a popular option for saving money, understanding which streaming options are right for you can seem complicated. Without the right guidance, some people find themselves paying too much for their streaming bills. To be able to watch your favorite channels, shows, and movies, and to avoid a high monthly bill, use the following tips to find a streaming service that fits your budget.