Posts Tagged Personal finance

Review: Good price, limited functions with online Sling TV

This undated image provided by SlingTV shows a view of the network miniguide on the Sling TV app.  The Sling TV service is aimed at people who have dropped cable or satellite service or never had it. (AP Photo/Sling TV)

NEW YORK (AP) — Satellite TV provider Dish Network made a splash this month when it unveiled an online alternative with fewer channels and a lower price tag than its regular service. The Sling TV option is aimed at people who have dropped their cable or satellite packages or never had either.

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Review: Open e-book format comes with headaches

This Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 file photo shows the "My Library" page on a Barnes & Noble Nook GlowLight e-reader during a demonstration in New York. An e-book format called EPub means, in theory, that books bought for one system such as Barnes and Noble’s Nook can be read on another. But that isn’t easy to figure out or do. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — In the world of e-books, you largely have a choice between Amazon’s Kindle and everyone else.

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