942: Cutting the Cord: Streaming Alternatives to Cable TV
9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Broadcast TV and cable TV have traditionally provided in-home media to US households. We are experiencing a new paradigm in home entertainment where households are discontinuing their cable TV contracts in favor of streaming options where content is delivered by companies such as Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and YouTube TV, using streaming devices such as Roku, Firesticks, Apple TV, and Chromecast. This study group has a high class size capacity.
Class Type: Lecture and Discussion
Class Format: Online
Hours of Reading: Less than 1 hour/session
Study Group Leader(s):Victor Rezmovic
Victor Rezmovic, PhD, is a technology educator who has spent the last 30 years in academic, corporate, and government settings. Since taking apart his first PC in the mid-1980s, he has followed the technology revolution as email, the Internet, digital music, Netflix, and Amazon have become part of our everyday lives.