DirecTV Now is the latest online TV service to offer an alternative to cable or satellite packages that can easily cost about $100 a month.
Hulu is dropping the free TV episodes that it was initially known for as it works on an online television service to rival cable TV.
Sony said Monday its Internet-based television service aimed at luring consumers away from cable subscriptions was being expanded to the entire US market.
Sony's streaming TV service is expanding nationwide Monday, giving TV lovers throughout the U.S. a new, potentially cheaper way to get cable channels such as AMC and ESPN.
Customers of Comcast Corp. lost part of their cable television service for several hours in many major U.S. metropolitan areas Monday, but the company said the problem was fixed in most places by early afternoon.
Getting cable service no longer requires a technician who'll come and install an ugly cable box.
Very quietly, Charter Communications has been poking a toe into the online video streaming business.
Watching video on a phone or personal computer can sometimes feel less than awesome—not to mention kind of lonely, given the limited viewing angle of the small screen.
Sony is trying to get more people on its TV service by allowing customers to sign up without a PlayStation.
US online giant Amazon said Thursday it was launching its streaming video service in Japan along with its Fire TV devices.