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9:00am: Cutting the TV Cord: Best Streaming Options

When:
Thursday, January 9, 2020, 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM
Where:
Silicon Room (Computer Club Classroom)
SaddleBrooke, AZ  
Contact(s):
Bill Jackson
612 716-9737 (p)
Category:
Other Devices
Registration is closed - Event is full
Capacity:
12
Available Slots:
Filled
No Fee

Cutting the TV Cord:  Less cost & more flexibility by streaming TV over the internet


Frustrated by costs, hidden fees, & 2-year contracts associated with cable & satellite TV?  Learn the best options for you to use your existing TV’s and internet service to view all your favorite channels with zero reliance on Orbital TV, Dish, or DirecTV.  Topics will include:

  • Pros & cons of cutting the cord
  • Specific steps for setting up streaming TV for your home
  • Recommended streaming devices & content services
  • Viewing local Tucson channels
  • Special streaming strategies for seasonal Saddlebrooke residents
  • Cloud-based DVRs & how to avoid commercials
  • Options for using a “smart TV” for streaming
  • Costs of streaming TV vs. cable/satellite TV

 

Each class session will also offer optional follow-up 90-minute smaller group sessions for students wanting to discuss their individual situations, needs, and best options in more depth than can be done during the larger full class session.  These optional follow-up sessions will occur within approximately 1 week after each scheduled “Cutting the TV Cord” full session.