Seven Streaming Predictions for 2016

| December 20, 2016

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By now you’ve probably streamed enough to consider yourself a decent judge of what online video has to offer – you’ve faked being current with the latest episode of Homeland and then binged four seasons over one weekend so you could confidently walk into the office on Monday and pretend like you knew all along how last year’s season finale cliffhanger ends. Perhaps you know how to get the best quality live stream when watching the NBA playoffs from the office.

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