Cord Cutting Guides, News, and Reviews
We'll help you find the best streaming services and devices — and the best internet service to use them with.
It’s a lifestyle. Trust our reviews and buying guides to show you the best path to speedy internet, most secure experience, and unlimited entertainment. Whether you’re looking for an ultra-affordable setup or a bigger-than-cable entertainment bonanza, we have the advice you need to read before you subscribe to or buy anything. It’s time to free your TV, your devices, and your life.
From the ISP that gets you connected to the streaming service that delivers your favorite channels, we've done the legwork to help you choose wisely.
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet is the ultimate cord-cutting option. It costs just $50 per month with no contract.
You can't stream without internet. AT&T Internet's highest speeds are strong streaming options — as long as they're available to you.
Disney's on-demand streaming service includes movies and shows from top properties like Star Wars and the MCU.
The skinniest of the "skinny bundles" offers the lowest prices in live TV streaming. The free trial offer makes this deal even sweeter.
ESPN Plus offers live sports and on-demand documentaries. It won't replace live TV on its own, but it's a must-have for sports fans.
Hulu + Live TV is a straightforward and user-friendly cable replacement. It includes on-demand Hulu, too!
There's a lot of tech out there. Let us help you figure out what to buy for your home entertainment setup. Our buying guides break down all of your best options and make it easier to see which products actually suit your needs — and which ones don't.
Find out why you should cut the cord and how to watch TV without cable (or satellite).
To watch those streaming services on your biggest TV, you'll need a streaming device.
We'll explain how fast your internet needs to be for various common online activities.
A good VPN will protect your privacy, hide your location, and even help you evade streaming blackouts.
Looking for what to stream and how to watch your favorite shows, sports, and live TV specials? We have everything you need when you're looking for the right stream.
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Check out some of the latest news, guides, and articles about cord-cutting we have to offer in this section. Whether you're looking for something to stream, recent cord-cutting events, or insights into cord-cutting, we have it all here.
7 Shows to Watch If You’re a Fan of ‘House of the Dragon’
Check out these shows if you're a big fan of "House of the Dragon" now that season one is over.
Stream It or Skip It: ‘Emily the Criminal’
Like Aubrey Plaza and want to watch "Emily the Criminal" soon? Find out if we recommend streaming or skipping it.
7 Netflix Adaptations That Failed Our Expectations
Every streaming service is doing adaptations, but these seven entries from Netflix fell short for us.
A Hater’s Diary of Netflix’s ‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’
In our latest "Hater's Diary" we break down another Witcher-based adaptation.
The CordCutting.com Research team explores streaming media in America and beyond by examining consumer behavior, tendencies, and trends in streaming media consumption. Through polling and research, we gain in-depth insights into the streaming space, which also informs our reviews and comparisons of every major streaming TV service, platform, and device.
Paying for Channels You Don't Watch
People are spending more than ever for channels they don't even watch. This study dives into just how much they are paying.
Streaming Subscription Mooching in 2022
Password sharing or streaming subscription mooching is on the rise. This research article explores that trend.
Employees and Streaming During Work
Streaming during work is becoming a norm for more than half of all employees. Does this trend include you?
VPN Usage and Watching Restricted Netflix
People are using VPNs to get around Netflix's location-restricted content. In fact, up to 51% of users worldwide engage in this practice.
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Cord-cutting can be as simple or as complex as you want it to be. From simple explainers to high-tech DIY projects, our how-to pages will help you customize and fine-tune the cord-cutting entertainment setup of your dreams. Oh, and we can help you find your favorite channels, too.
How to Extend Your Home Wi-Fi Network
We're here to talk about how to extend the range of Wi-Fi networks to ensure you have internet access throughout your home.
How to Set Up a VPN
Let's make sure your privacy is protected — and that you can stream what you want to with no blackouts.
How to Get Internet Without Cable
Old-school pay TV like cable isn't leaving quietly, but internet streaming services are showing it the door.
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