As the economy continues to take its sweet time getting back up to speed, many consumers are cutting costs by dropping those dreaded monthly cable bills and opting to get their entertainment through the Web and mobile devices. To help these TV viewers go mobile, TabletPCReview has put together a nifty guide of 14 entertainment apps that anyone can use straight from their iPads.
These range from general services like Hulu Plus and Netflix, to network-specific apps like HBO Go and ABC Player, to sports fixes like MLB At Bat and NHL GameCenter, to shopping services like QVC and HSN. All of these have their ups and downs, but they’re all worth a look for those who want to “cut the cord” from traditional TV too. TabletPCReview’s complete How To guide for using an iPad as a TV gives the full rundown.