Cord-cutting has become a common topic on tech blogs now that consumers are canceling subscriptions and streaming entertainment over broadband. While cable television has recently suffered thousands of cancelations, the popularity of televised sports guarantees that cable will live on.
ESPN alone has broadcasting rights for almost every major sporting event, and many of those contracts last until the mid-twenty-twenties. As long as fans want to watch live sports from their living room, the demand for cable television will stay healthy.
It’s no surprise that many are trying their luck with an alternative to a costly cable bill, but the unique value of like live sports will allow pay-TV to stay profitable despite cord-cutting trends. Keep coming back for more updates on the future of television.