These days, provided your internet connection and computer is big enough and fast enough, you can practically do anything on the Internet. So it’s really no surprise that you can watch live TV shows, sports or movies on the Internet. There is a movement where people are giving up their cable or satellite connection monthly fees and switching over to Web based TV, and for good reason.
Here are some reasons why you may want to convert as well
1. There is no fuzzy picture syndrome, because the dish is not signaling properly, or you don’t have to risk your life trying to install or adjust one. You can watch the same live TV shows on the net without the hassles, as all you need is your laptop or desktop computer, the proper software or link and a secure, high speed internet connection. There will be no worries about bad weather, signal interference or tall buildings messing with your favorite broadcasts.
2. A vast staggering number of channels are available right at your fingertips, and just a mouse click away. Way better than the best and expensive satellite TV packages out there. When you watch live TV on the net, you will have access 1000’s of international as well as local channels to choose from, and the availability keeps increasing daily.
3. Even if you think you may have the best cable or satellite package, there will still be certain channels or sports events that you will want to see, but can’t. With internet TV, you can. You can also access controversial news programs such as ‘Al-Jazeera’, as well as any other private or foreign channels available right at your fingertips.
4. There will be no more monthly or yearly cable subscription fees of any type. After a small software investment, you will never have to pay again.
Too good to be true? All you need to is just a one time download fee for the software that is designed to receive TV signals and streaming directly on your computer, and never pay for fees ever again.
OK… So Really, Can I Watch TV Programs On The Internet? Must Be A Scam
So what do I need to to watch TV on my computer?
Online satellite TV is mostly streamed through an easy to install software program. There are internet TV software programs available, they are low in cost with no other connection fees are required. So accessing digital satellite TV signals on your computer means you are able to access local TV stations or anything else available on the airwaves… CNN, Fox TV, CBS, Fox TV and any other news channel.
Your present computer is most likely equipped to receive internet TV, the requirements to run online TV seamlessly are just a Pentium lll with a minimum processor speed of 300 MHz or higher. So that covers almost every computer build in the past 5 years.
You will also need Windows Media player, which is a free download. Windows media player along with any Windows Operating System, such as the ancient Windows 2000, but Windows XP is recommended as it is able to download the latest version of Windows media player.
The Advantages Of Online TV On Your PC
Connecting your computer to cable or satellite tv allows you to watch every one of your favorite TV or sport teams, programs and channels such as: soccer, football, hockey, basketball, baseball, from around the world, in real time.
Perhaps the most important advantage that makes watching digital satellite TV on your laptop is it’s portable and mobile. It’s possible to download your favorite TV shows or movies whenever you want and watch them whenever or wherever you are.