Stream those screams....2014 edition


October 24, 2014 | Skip's Blog

We've come up with some great Halloween recommendations for you this year!  

The video we get asked about the most this time of year is undoubtedly 'It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown'...and for good reason.  It's a classic that reminds many of us of our own childhoods.  This year it's available to stream free via Hulu...but it's web only and not available at TV's and mobile devices using the Hulu Plus app.

 

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Announcing AdSkipper. Giving you back your 22 days.


October 17, 2014 | PlayOn Team's Blog

On average, a one-hour primetime show has 18 minutes of advertisements. 18 minutes. The average American watches 34 hours of TV a week. That is 612 minutes of advertisements a week. Multiply that by a full year of TV watching and that equals around 31,824 minutes, or 22 days, of advertisements.

We want to give you your 22 days back.

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Get 'Em Before They're Gone!


October 3, 2014 | Skip's Blog

As many of you may have heard - or perhaps sadly noticed when trying to watch after 9/30 - the critically acclaimed Battlestar Galactica expired on Netflix a few days ago...no longer available to stream with a Netflix subscription.   While it's available to purchase at Amazon VOD, it's also no longer available to stream with an Amazon Prime subscripton.

 

If you have PlayLater and heard the news, then you were among the lucky folks who were able to record unwatched episodes before that 9/30 expiration date.

 

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MLB Classics makes its way to the PlayOn Plugin Channel Store


September 26, 2014 | Skip's Blog

A subscription to MLB.tv may seem a bit pricy to many folks, particularly since it's subject to local blackouts....However, they are currently running a special - sign up for the balance of the regular season for only 3.99 (yup - 3.99!).  Though the season is drawing to a close, it's still a great deal to check out the service.

 

Sign up for MLB.tv 2014

 

We've also spent some time digging around and stumbled over a treasure trove of classic MLB videos.

 

History making games

League Championship games

No Hitters and Perfect game

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Who's your favorite Muppet?


August 29, 2014 | Skip's Blog

When folks consider streaming as an alternative to cable, the discussion most often revolves around what they'll miss...what are they able to watch with cable that they might not be able to watch without?  For today's post, I'm going turn that around...what can one watch streaming, that isn't available via cable?

 

The answer:  a crap ton

 

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