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About Nick Perow

Nick Perow is Editor in Chief of Cut the Cord and is responsible for overseeing the news, reviews, analysis, and featured articles on He’s an experienced technology writer and web developer with a degree Information Science from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. In addition, Nick is a dedicated musician, singer, and recording engineer whose work has been featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Shepherd Express, Milwaukee Record, and

Be The Streaming TV Revolution

Press Release: The Cord-Cutters Coup d’état

September 21, 2017 3:00 am Published by launches as Cable Providers lose 762K Subscribers in Q1 to Streaming TV Services Menomonee Falls, WI – May 17th, 2017 — The Pay-TV industry was caught off guard by 2017 Q1 subscriber losses five times greater than Q1 of the previous year. The 762,000 cancellations fall just shy of 2016’s...

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Google Chromecast Device Guide

September 8, 2017 1:39 pm Published by

Since its debut in 2013, the Google Chromecast has become a top player in the streaming device game. The newest version, Chromecast Ultra, is capable of streaming 4K Ultra HD.

It’s easy to use. Just plug it into your TV’s HDMI port and connect to your home internet. Once you’re set up, the device then becomes a portal to stream apps from your device to your television. You can use your mobile device as a remote control.

Google’s Chromecast devices can run on all types of devices. From Android tablets and smartphones, iPads and iPhones, and Chrome for Windows and Mac OS X. The Tube Cast app offers partial YouTube functionality for Windows phones through Chromecast.

Everything You Need to know: Youtube TV

Getting to Know YouTube TV

August 28, 2017 5:26 am Published by

The Age of Live Streaming: YouTube TV Consumption of media and entertainment is in a constant state of evolution. People have always found new ways to be entertained. From live music and theatre to radio, to movies and TV, media changes. The most current and largest growing evolution in entertainment...

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How to Watch Preacher Online

July 19, 2017 8:35 am Published by

A lot of comic fans were surprised when AMC announced that Preacher would be adapted as a TV series. There’s no doubt that their surprise constituted a confusing mix of elation and concern. By any standard, Preacher is not your average comic book. The graphic novel series created by the late Garth...

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How to watch Gold Rush Online

July 18, 2017 10:00 am Published by

A Discovery Channel series, Gold Rush is an American reality show centered around the mining of gold in the Yukon Territory of Canada. It’s one of my favorite shows, although I have no idea why. Maybe it’s the way gold rush narrator Paul Christie reliably recaps the events preceding each...

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