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Free cable TV streaming works through the Internet rather than a cable connection and is viewed directly on a computer or on a television through a streaming device such as Roku. Some cable channels require a subscriptio... More »

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Homes with cable TV can use Rabbit TV because the device only uses computers to display programming. Rabbit TV operates through a USB device plugged into the user's Windows or Mac computer. More »

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Roku streaming media players do not require a cable subscription to function; however, many cable companies and cable network channels have apps available that allow authorized subscribers to stream content with Roku dev... More »

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