Oh no!!! Could this be???
Sounds like there could be some BIG changes coming to Hulu…and we’re not so sure we like it!
In the near future, the online streaming website will be asking users to authenticate themselves by proving that they already subscribe to cable at home, by using their account number!
Isn’t the whole point of Hulu to cut through all that other mess and the hundreds of channels you DON’T watch, yet still end up paying for through your cable provider?!
More than ever, people are choosing to
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Looks like it could be the beginning of the end for traditional TV watching.
According to a new report, 4.5 million U.S. homes will watch TV via the Internet by the end of the year, and 12.1 million will make the switch to online by 2015! Wowsa!
To give you an idea, that means that 4% of homes will be watching TV online by the end of this year, and 10% will be doing so by 2015. Sorry cable companies!
Where do U watch TV? Do U think the future lies in online video watching?
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