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Here comes the next wave of cord-cutting

Discussion in 'TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion' started by mschnebly, Nov 1, 2018.

  1. Bigg

    Bigg Cord Cutter

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    I stream YouTube through Roku quite a bit, but I don't have YTTV.
     
  2. mschnebly

    mschnebly Active Member

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  3. eherberg

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    If I could get something like what GamePass used to be ... the option to watch with my home team's radio call ... I wouldn't be able to get my credit card out fast enough. Unfortunately - GamePass was completely neutered this year. (And the old option with audio was never available in the US ... legally anyway).
     
  4. wizwor

    wizwor Active Member

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  5. shwru980r

    shwru980r Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure that comparing FM tuners to ATSC 3.0 is a fair comparison because there is no built-in FM antenna on a mobile device. The wired earbuds act as the antenna. With ATSC 3.0 the signal will be coming from the mobile data and the device has built-in reception for that. Local channels are missing from streaming just like they are for cable. Local news and events are not a direct competitor to streaming and local channels would only be available for live streaming, not on-demand like streaming services. Maybe kids wouldn't watch local channels, but adults probably would.
     

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