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ENTER TO WIN: Ultimate Out-Of-The-Box Cord Cutting Kit

To celebrate the launch of the new Tablo DUAL OTA DVR, we've teamed up with some of our favorite friends - Roku and Mohu - to give you a chance to win the ultimate 'out-of-the-box' cord cutting kit!

Enter now!

Tablo Roku Mohu giveaway

 

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How I Cut the Cord with Tablo - by Stacy, the Cold Turkey Cord Cutter

Stacy How I Cut the Cord with TabloWhy did you cut the cord? How much money are you saving each month?
My name is Stacy and I'm a cable addict. I'm here to share my story in the hopes that other cable addicts will follow my lead.

Earlier this year, with our cable services increasing in price yet again and our pocket book getting stretched even thinner we decided it was time to either stop watching television or find an alternative. I went to a number of review websites and the name that popped up again and again was Tablo. When one of my closest friends brought the product up in conversation and said he was going to use Tablo to cut the cord, I knew it was a sign!

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ENTER TO WIN: Spring Into Cord Cutting with Roku and Tablo

For those of you looking to turn over a new leaf and cut the cord on an expensive cable or satellite subscription in favor of streaming TV, have we got a giveaway for you! We've teamed up with the streaming experts at Roku to give away a 43" Sharp Roku TV and a 2-Tuner Tablo OTA DVR!

Tablo Roku TV giveaway

 

 

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Tablo + 4 Other Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Your Roku Player or Roku TV

A lot of Tablo Blog readers use Roku players and Roku TVs to watch live and recorded TV through the Tablo Roku channel. There’s so much more you can do on the Roku platform though. Here are some tips and tricks to make your Roku streaming experience better than ever!

Tablo Roku Interface

 

 

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Smart TVs vs. Set-Top Boxes - Five things Cord Cutters Should Consider

One of the key decisions to make when you’re considering cutting the cord, is how to best get content from streaming services, networked DVRs and other gear to your big screen TV.

Cord cutters have two main options for this today - connect a streaming set-top-box like Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV or Nvidia Shield to your existing television, or buy a new all-in-one Smart TV.

We’ll look at what you need to consider before making a choice, as well the benefits and drawbacks of each.

smart tv vs set top box

 

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Tablo FAQs - What Streaming Set-Top-Box Should I Use with Tablo?

Tablo set-top-box shopping cartWondering what set-top-box streaming media devices you should use with your Tablo OTA DVR in 2016? 

The ‘best’ set-top-box for you really depends on your needs and budget, but we've compiled a list of things to keep in mind while shopping for a Tablo-supported streaming media device as well as our recommendations for Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Nvidia Shield, Xiaomi Mi Box and Xbox devices. 

 

 

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ENTER TO WIN: NEW Roku Ultra and Tablo DVR Prize Pack

Since we introduced our first Roku channel back in 2014, this series of devices has been the most popular set-top-box for use with Tablo.

To celebrate Roku's launch of a slate of brand new streamers, we're giving away an awesome prize pack: a Tablo 2-Tuner OTA DVR (so you can browse and record all of the awesome new fall TV shows, news and sports) AND Roku's new top-of-the-line streamer the Roku Ultra (so you can watch those shows as well as your favorite streaming services on your big screen TV).

 

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ENTER TO WIN: There's Something for Everyone on OTA TV

To make it easier for the whole family to watch what they want, when they want, where they want, we're giving away a Tablo 2-Tuner OTA DVR and a Roku 3 which offers access to all of your favorite streaming services as well!

 

Tablo Something for Everyone Giveaway

 

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Tablo DVR How-To: Power User Tricks for Navigating the Tablo Roku Channel

While interface of the Tablo Roku channel is very intuitive, with the diversity of channels available, there will always be some differences in what one button does in our channel vs. another. So, here are some tips and tricks that Tablo power-users employ for navigating the Tablo channel on Roku...

 

 

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Tablo FAQs - Does Tablo Support Closed Captioning?

Tablo Closed CaptioningWhile closed captioning may not be the most 'sexy' feature, it's certianly critical for many people, and not just those that are hard of hearing. This is why Tablo supports closed captioning on the majority of its platforms including iOS smartphones and tablets, Android smartphones and tablets, Roku, Android TV and Amazon Fire TV. 

 

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