You don't have to sit in front of a television set to keep up to date with the latest news from across the United States and around the world. Ths MSNBC news and financial information network streams its broadcasts over the Internet so that you can watch the channel live on your laptop or desktop computer. You don't need special hardware or software to watch MSNBC live on your computer, because the service works with all standard Web browsers.
Navigate to the MSNBC home page at msnbc.com.
Click the "MSNBC TV" link on the top-right corner of the main navigation menu. Click "Yes" if your Web browser prompts you to install the Flash Player plugin. You'll need this to embed the video feed in your Web browser.
Watch live MSNBC broadcasts on the embedded video player between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Eastern Time. At all other times of the day, you can view online video recordings of recent MSNBC shows. Click the link for each show to view the latest edition in the embedded video player.
You can also view live MSNBC broadcasts on some smartphones and mobile devices equipped with a high-speed Internet connection and Web browser.