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    Apps for free TV and Movies

    Breaking free from cable or satellite TV – aka cord-cutting – is all the rage these days, especially since it’s easier than ever to find quality content right on our mobile devices. This week I have three great apps with all kinds of TV and movies, absolutely legal and free. The Pluto TV app offers more than 100 channels of so-called Internet stations – movies, music, cartoons and more. There’s a channel for surfing, for example, and a channel for hockey highlights, even one that recaps late night TV. Users don’t need to register, but if they do, it’s possible to get reminders for when favorite shows are coming up. The…

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    Quick Guide: Keep Track of The Shows You Watch with These Apps

    Industry experts predict nearly 400 original shows will be produced and marketed in the U.S. in 2015 – a huge difference from the days when it was easy to keep track of the shows on just a few networks. That means keeping track of what you’ve watched and want to watch can be a big job. We have four app suggestions to make your TV watching less of a pain. TeeVee 3 is an app that bills itself as “your TV shows guru.” The app not only lets you know show schedules, but also is able to fill you in on the casts from a database of more than 30,000…