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Comments on news posted 2013-03-18 19:12:04: • Apple Goes Deep on the Future of 4G [lightreading.com] • Video buffering or slow downloads? Blame the speed of light [arstechnica.com] • AT&T launches larger shared data plans for business customers [fiercewireless. ..


chgo_man99

join:2010-01-01
San Jose, CA
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The half-cut cord: What's bugging me about cable

"I cut the cord. I came back. Now I'm feeling lost in the middle."

- »reviews.cnet.com/8301-33199_7-57···t-cable/



cableties
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join:2005-01-27

I dunno. I think this guy is plugging Roku.
And to have DVRs increase storage means increasing cost to end user. I doubt Motorola or other DVR vendors really care because they are too busy churning them out, then having a unified, smart, interface. And to have one "rule them all" with search and function is stretching it: we can't even all agree on an OS, an interface (HDMI, MiniDisplayport, Optical, Component, etc) or such.
Author also likes HBOGo which I don't. The expiration dates, content control and cost (plus having to have HBO to have this) just add more cost.
I do agree that there is too much cr-p on the cable to choose from. Someone will make an app. Then some studio will buy it and call it a spade.
And having too many media options is crazy too...360, PS3, AppleTV, Roku, smartTv Apps, ...I think I have 6 devices registered to Netflix alone...
I just want You-Tube to stop spinning and work again!
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