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CHICAGO (WBBM) – The way we watch TV is starting to scare the people who bring us programming and movies – especially broadcast, cable and satellite providers.

As WBBM Newsradio 780’s Bernie Tafoya reports, the issue is consumers getting shows off the Internet and onto their TVs. The issue is sure to be discussed this week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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USAToday reports the people in charge of broadcast, cable and satellite companies are becoming worried that more and more people will be getting their TV entertainment this year through the Internet.

And at the Consumer Electronics Show, the latest Web-enabled TVs will be on display.