YouTube TV Stories November 26
YouTube TV subscribers new to YouTube Premium getting free 3 month trial
YouTube in the US offers two distinct subscription services with Premium and TV. Members of the latter that have never tried the former offering — or are currently unsubscribed — are now getting a free 3 month trial.
Google investigating YouTube TV buffering issue affecting Spectrum customers
YouTube TV is a great cable alternative, but like any streaming service it can run into issues. Google has confirmed today that it is investigating a strange buffering issue that’s affecting some Spectrum customers trying to watch YouTube TV.
YouTube TV Stories November 15
Hulu Live TV jumps to $55/month making it more expensive than YouTube TV
Hulu has been a big player in the live TV streaming market for a while but this week subscribers are getting bad news. Hulu Live TV is getting a big price jump up to $55 a month.
YouTube TV Stories November 12
In an effort to offer an alternative to traditional cable TV, Verizon has today launched its own set-top box. The Verizon Stream TV is launching today with Google’s Android TV and some free add-ons too.
YouTube TV Stories November 11
Verizon’s Stream TV box will use Android TV, includes free month of YouTube TV
Rumors have been floating around since the summer regarding a new streaming box coming from Verizon, but now it’s looking like Verizon is going to be using Google’s platform on the device. Thanks to the Google Play Developer Console, we now know the Verizon Stream TV will be using Android TV.
YouTube TV Stories October 29
YouTube TV competitor PlayStation Vue is shutting down in January
The live TV streaming space has been growing over the past few years, but in just a couple months one option is set to shut down. Sony announced today that it would shut down PlayStation Vue early next year after failing to find a buyer.