The practice of cord-cutting — canceling traditional television services like cable and satellite — isn’t ideal for everyone, but most can agree that we’re all paying too much on our monthly cable bill for too little. An alternative solution to cord-cutting is “cord-slimming:” reducing the cost and options from your TV provider and supplementing with online content, and TiVo’s new Bolt DVR is aimed directly at this market. Check out the full review for our experience getting set up with the TiVo Bolt.
News broke Tuesday that Apple had hired Cable TV executive Jean-François Mulé in September. Mr. Mulé left his job as a vice president at CableLabs to join the Cupertino company and is expected to be involved in Apple’s long-rumored plans to revolutionize the television industry.