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  • The Top Most Requested TV Networks

    September 25 10:45 PM

    Television is business, big business frequently driven by ratings, especially at certain times of the year. Ratings are a measure of how many of us are watching a particular show at any given moment. While ratings determine many things, including whether or not you’ll ever see a show again, we thought it would be interesting to show you a different view – results from the 10Channels’ study showing our users' Most Requested TV networks. It’s true that ratings can illustrate an individual show’s power to draw and hold an audience. While this measure is fascinating, powerful and useful, it ... Read more...

  • what does it mean-to-cut-the-cord

    September 12 05:28 PM

    What Does it Mean to Cut the Cord? Many who pay for TV talk of cutting the cord, but those of us who actually do it is still fairly small group, though the number is growing steadily everyday. What does it mean to cut the cord? Typically, cutting the cord refers to paying for video services like cable and satellite TV, but that’s really only half the story. The group most likely to cut the cord is made up of those under 35, according to recent studies. While this group has typically represented a small number of cable and satellite TV subscribers, they are still very heavy users of video. How ... Read more...

  • Most People Still Watch About 10 Channels

    September 8 11:19 AM

    While the average household has expanded access to around 200 TV channels through cable or satellite TV, research and informal surveys show that most people still only watch about 10 channels no matter how many they have available. More TV Channels Available Recent Nielsen findings show that the number of TV channels in most homes has steadily climbed from around 130 in 2008 to a current average of 180 channels. Still, having more TV channels available doesn’t mean you have more time to watch them. If you were watching 10 channels just a few years ago, you very likely spend about the same ... Read more...

  • How to Save Money on Your Cable & Internet Bill

    September 7 07:31 PM

    Saving money has never been more in style. After the economic challenges of the past several years, getting a great deal or saving on a regular month expense are two skills respected and admired by almost everyone. With the average monthly cable bill pushing $120, looking for ways to save on your cable bill each month is time well spent. Cable and Internet are two areas where you can very likely make a big dollar difference with a small investment of your time – and save more than you think while still having the TV services you use. There’s no such thing as free cable TV and Internet, but ... Read more...

  • Cheap Cable Service or Satellite TV Deals, Anyone?...

    August 24 01:30 PM

    It’s easy to think that another company may offer cheaper cable service or a better satellite TV deal, if only you can find it. After all, we’re frequently bombarded by heavily discounted offers promising cheaper cable or less expensive satellite TV, usually with the lure of hundreds of channels. Less expensive cable is not a bad idea, though the focus may actually be on the wrong thing when price is the main reason. After all, cheap is a relative term. It depends on what you’re getting for your money. The Best Cable Service Helps Instead of hopping among promotional offers to temporarily ... Read more...