For years now, Hulu has been a boon to cord-cutters. As long as you’re willing to wait a bit for new episodes and then sit through lots of ads when they do, Hulu is the rare place to watch TV online legally and for free. Or at least it was until now. The company has announced it’s moving to an all-subscription model, eliminating ad-supported free streaming altogether.
However, there’s no need for panic just yet. While Hulu is getting rid of free streaming, Yahoo is launching Yahoo View, a service which will provide recent episodes with ads but for free, just like Hulu used to. Read More »