Technology gives viewer more option for television; connecting to Internet to watch original content

Technology is giving viewers many options on how they watch television.

You can now connect the internet on your TV screen, or watch on your laptop, tablet and phone.

Beamers connect the Internet to your television so you can watch content on Netflix and YouTube. Some popular technology are Google's Chromecast, Apple TV and Roku.

Sites that were previously distributors of shows are now creating content you can't see on regular television. Netflix has 14 Emmy nominations for their original programs.

Cable and satellite features are also changing the way we watch TV with digital video recording technology.

All options offer pros and cons and no single piece of hardware completes a solution.

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