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The Definitive Review of the Hopper 3 from DISH

Is the Hopper 3 the world’s most powerful DVR? CableTV is going to find out. The Verdict | Main Features | Hardware | Mini-Clients | User Interface | TV    What is a Hopper? The Hopper 3 is a whole-home DVR system from DISH that allows recorded and live programming to be streamed or played back on up to seven TVs. Referred to by Wired as “the most ludicrously powered cable box ever,” the Hopper 3 has garnered a plethora of industry awards, including Best of CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2016. But is DISH’s Hopper 3 worth the hype? Let’s...

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Most Popular Bachelor Contestant by State

Who goes home and who gets their happily ever after? Your state weighs in. Raven vs. Vanessa As The Bachelor comes into the home stretch of its twenty-first season (Yikes—this reality show is officially legal drinking age. Go home, Bachelor. You’re drunk!), the competition is getting fierce. Last week, bachelor Nick Viall—twice shunned, but not shy about the spotlight—sent home yet another contestant who was so devastated that she promptly fell asleep in the limo. But if there’s one thing Nick has proved, it’s that the third time’s the charm, so keep your chin up, Corrine. With the finale on the...

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Most Popular Disney Channel Original Movie by State (Map)

What Disney Original TV Does Your State Tune Into? Some things just feed our nostalgia: sugary breakfast cereal, childhood toys, our favorite cartoons. And oh, hello there, Disney Channel Original Movies. These made for TV originals are peak ‘90s film vehicles that have launched dozens of young actors to instant stardom. We’re looking at you, Zac Efron. Here at CableTV, we decided to take a trip down memory lane to determine which Disney movie each state is still, like, totally into (insert hair flip). Drum roll, please. What were the clear favorites across the country? The Luck of the...

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Your State’s Favorite Rom-Com Movie (MAP)

Which Rom-Com Is Your State in Love With? As the winter of our discontent settles in, Americans turn to love to keep us warm. Viewers definitely have a thing for the quirky relationships that are standard romantic comedy fare, where happy endings come with a side of adorable. Here at, we’re also totally into laughable love stories, and we wondered if certain parts of the country are more obsessed with some titles than others. What rom-com is the United States lovesick over? Apparently, we’re turning green with envy over Pretty in Pink, the throwback Molly Ringwald classic that...

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America’s Favorite British TV Shows, State by State (MAP)

What Americans Love to Watch from Across the Pond It’s been a lot longer than four score and seven years ago since the United States declared its independence from Britain, but there are some things from across the pond that we just can’t quit. JK Rowling and the magical world of Harry Potter, royal weddings, and the charm of afternoon tea are just a few of the British exports we’re perpetually fangirling over. And British TV. So much British TV. With the rising popularity of Netflix and our ability to stream shows like Downtown Abbey and Sherlock, the team...

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