Missing out on live sports is often a deal breaker for those considering cutting the cord, but that no longer has to be the case.
Provided that ESPN is part of your cable package, Watch ESPN offers free access to featured games in all major professional and college sports, including live international soccer streams.
A “place shifting” device like the Sling Box, which connects to your home video source (such as a DVR or cable set-top box) and transmits the signal over the Internet to your computer or mobile device, lets you watch all the channels you get at home from any location.
Even Sony Play Station has come out with a service called Play Station Vue.
The major sports leagues — Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Basketball Association, and the National Hockey League — all offer subscription options for streaming live games to your computer, mobile device, or even your HDTV through a set-top device such as Roku or Apple TV.
News programming represents your best option to watch live TV online for free.
CNN Live and ABC News Live stream coverage of breaking news and live events such as congressional hearings on Donald Trumps executive orders, White House briefings, and the upcoming State of the Union address scheduled for February 12, 2013.
Real Player can help you stay on top of all the latest news.
Just check out the Web Channels feature to see the latest videos from the Associated Press, Reuters, and more delivered right to your computer.