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In this week's column, Bob explains how the 4K plan of Netflix, and likely fast followers, can be good for NFL fans even though the streaming kingpin and rivals Amazon and eventually Sony, won’t include any live sports content at all.

Read more: Tackling Tech: UHD TV Update: No-Sports Netflix Driving 4K Forward

HBO’s decision to launch an online service sometime next year has been rocking the technology, media and entertainment industry despite almost a complete lack of detail on the anticipated undertaking raising core questions for consumers, and the premium channel’s current pay-TV distributor partners.

Read more: Online Outlook: It’s Not TV, It’s HBO OTT

In this week's column, Bob explains the role antennas for over-the-air broadcasts play in delivering live NFL games (and more) to fans that don’t pay for typical pay-TV programming packages and as an option to those that are contemplating cutting the cable cord.

Read more: Tackling Tech: Look Before You Leap: Checking the Antenna Option for Watching the NFL on Free TV