In the last couple of years, people have turned away from traditional services like cable TV and have cut the cord in order to put a damper on bills that only seem to be rising.

Instead, they opt for things like Apple TV.

There's been a strong movement of cord cutters who preach the good word of the cut cord, but what about you?


Bought a used, but like new Apple TV 4th generation 64 gig box off Craigslist for 80.00 and have the Direct TV streaming package and going to save 65.00 a month compared to cable. I have a 35 MPS connection speed and haven't noticed any lag at all. Also bought my own cable modem which will save me another 8.00 a month. Next step is a HDHomeRun box, digital antenna and the channels app and I...


Some people have already taken the plunge into cutting the cord and don't have any regrets...


I’m a fairly new cable cutter myself and I have no regrets. I’m super happy with my  TV and Netflix


While others have been unable to cut the cord for their own variety of reasons...


We really thought about cutting the cord when our hopper messed up a while back. Unfortunately I can only get 6mbps internet at our house right now. Comcast said they would run lines for $6 per foot. Would cost like 15k or more to get cable Internet. I can stream Netflix fine and Hulu fine, but we are too far away from our local channels to get news. Right now dish is our best option I guess....


Hop on into the iMore forums, share your cord cutting set up, and join the discussion today to let us know if you're interested in cutting the cord, have already cut the cord, or why you would NEVER cut the cord!

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