Want to cut the cord on cable without losing out on your favorite channels? I've got some great news for you. Dish Network has just announced a new streaming package that will let you access some of the most popular channels around for a fraction of the cost of a traditional cable or satellite bill - just $20 a month.
ESPN and CNN headline Dish Network's new offering, called Sling TV. Users don't have to sign up for a long-term contract and will be able to stream channels to their TVs, computers and gadgets.
Dish Network announced the new service at the huge technology conference International CES in Las Vegas. Chief Executive Joseph Clayton said Sling TV "challenges the status quo." But, it's not the first company to try its hand at streaming. HBO, CBS and Showtime have all announced streaming-only platforms. Dish Network's service could be even better, though, because it includes so many channels.