Google is going after cable with its own streaming service, YouTube TV

The package includes 10 sports networks, MSNBC, CBS News, Fox News, Disney channel, Bravo and E! as well as local channel offerings, and YouTube original TV and film content. It has launched stars and given rise to the influencer and creator movement while also being a hub for new opportunities through its YouTube Red subscription service. The service works on nearly device on which YouTube is available, the company said Tuesday.Interested? You can sign up at to get a notification once the service is available. Here no doubt to take on the likes of PlayStation Vue, DirecTV NOW, Sling TV and similar, YouTube TV gives subscribers access to major networks like ABC, CBS, and FOX, as well as major sports networks, an unlimited cloud DVR, and even six accounts under a single monthly subscription. Discovery, Viacom, AMC, and A&E are not included in the package. At the time it was labeled YouTube Unplugged, but obviously that has changed. The service shows that Google has been able to make nice with much of the entertainment industry.YouTube isn’t ruling out working with those programmers down the line. Alshon Jeffery, Bears ‘open to a reunion’
This time it’s ESPN’s Josina Anderson reporting on Philadelphia’s interest in the upcoming free agent wide receiver. He also served a four-game suspension for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs. What YouTube is really pushing, though, is the notion that while it may have the same programming as its competitors, it will have a better service.A recommendation system powered by Google’s AI. YouTube product chief Neal Mohan says the company has been working on YouTube TV for two years; he promises that you’ll see the results when you actually get to play with it.”Reliability and scalability” – a not-veiled reminder that other digital TV services have had technical struggles when they first launched.A YouTube TV membership costs $35 a month and there are no long-terms commitments. Kristian: Eagles & Titans have Ammo for Cooks
However, the emphasis in recent days according to multiple reports is the Eagles’ pursuit of Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks . Free agency begins Thursday, the draft isn’t until the end of April, and both events could alter Cooks’ value to other teams. YouTube TV will also include one of the most annoying parts of the TV watching experience: ads.”YouTube TV works on Android and iOS”.The over-the-top service will let people wach on any device. Hulu also is developing a live TV service. Minnesota Vikings win NFL Draft coin flip
Had the Colts won the toss, the Vikings would have owned the 46th pick, but are now scheduled to pick 48th instead. The NFL even hyped up the pick a bit, moving the coin flip back a half hour in order to get fans to come watch it.