Cable

FCC

American ISPs Are Better Than Ever, FCC Proclaims in Study Based on Flawed Data

Ajit Pai's FCC says more Americans than ever have access to fast internet connections, but critics say the study is "fundamentally at odds with reality."
Karl Bode
5.30.19
tv

FCC Demands Amazon, eBay Crack Down On Kodi-Based Pirate TV Boxes

The FCC’s efforts here may prove to be a decidedly uphill battle.
Karl Bode
5.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'The Simpsons' Apu Response Was 'Petty and Sad,' Hari Kondabolu Says

"It was a punch to the gut."
River Donaghey
5.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The New 'Deadpool 2' Trailer Savagely Roasts the DC Universe

There's also a Thanos joke in there, because of course.
River Donaghey
4.19.18
cord-cutting

Cable Industry Slowly Realizes More Ads and Higher Prices Aren’t the Solution to Cord Cutting

Competing with Netflix and YouTube is turning out to be harder than cable companies thought.
Karl Bode
3.8.18
comcast

Comcast's Sneaky Cable Fees Have Jumped 241% in the Last Three Years

The 'Regional sports fee' and 'broadcast TV fee' have made your cable bill bloated.
Karl Bode
1.11.18
Standing Car

Uh, Is That a Car Stuck Standing On Its Rear Bumper?

The car was standing upright, with a family inside, for over 45 minutes.
Caroline Haskins
8.8.17
Television

5 ways to break up with cable forever and still watch TV

Oriana Schwindt
5.21.17
TV On The Internet

FuboTV Is Using Its Soccer Streaming Pedigree to Outflank AT&T, Sling TV

FuboTV made its name by streaming the likes of Real Madrid and FC Barcelona soccer.
Chris Brantner
3.3.17
Photos

London's Culture Death: What the City's Best Music Venues Look Like Now

Fuck's sake.
Emma Garland and Chris Bethell
9.29.16
Television

​FCC Unveils Plan to ‘Unlock’ Set-Top Boxes After Brawl With Big Cable

Consumers will no longer be required to rent an old-school cable box, according to the agency.
Sam Gustin
9.8.16
News

Canadian Telecoms Will Try to Justify Their ‘Ripoff' TV Plans Today

Sweet, sweet justice.
Jordan Pearson
9.7.16
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