Paul’s Tech Makeover: Our TV Defeat (Premium)

As many predicted, and as I had feared, streaming TV services simply aren't ready for prime time. So we've gone crawling back to cable TV.

It wasn't supposed to be this way: As I've written over several articles now in this series, Paul's Tech Makeover: Preparing to Cut the Cord, Paul's Tech Makeover: A Cord-Cutting Update, and finally Paul's Tech Makeover: TV Terribleness, we attempted to cut the cord and use streaming TV services instead of cable.

Charitably, it has been a disaster.

As I've noted in the past, we've used PlayStation Vue, YouTube TV, and Hulu with Live TV. Of the three, PlayStation Vue is the best, by far. Which is cute, because it sucks.

Hulu with Live TV is terrible. It doesn't even offer a guide, so you can't browse what's available on live TV. Instea...

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