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Passing up cable TV to watch online

The New York Times discusses the trend of people pulling the plug on their cable. Although some cable non-subscribers claim to watch a lot of television programming on their computers, there are still many things they must do without, including premium cable content, social media sites that might reveal spoilers and some content that just never makes its way online.
March 11, 2010

The New York Times discusses the trend of people pulling the plug on their cable. Although some cable non-subscribers claim to see a lot of television programming on their computers, there are still many things they must do without, including premium cable content, social media sites that might reveal spoilers and some content that just never makes its way online.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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