November 2016


Got DIRECTV NOW? Get an antenna!

It’s launch day for DIRECTV’s long-anticipated streaming service and I’m just as excited as you are. DIRECTV and AT&T seek to deliver a high-quality viewing experience for cord-cutters with no contracts and no equipment to buy…




Can an LNB “just go bad?”

You bet it can. If you’re watching TV and all of a sudden you lose satellite signal, it’s probably not a broken LNB. Chances are, it’s a corroded cable, bad aim, a tree in the…


Is it ok to share streaming passwords?

What a world we live in. Twenty years ago, you knew someone was “into you” when they gave you a key to their apartment. Fifty years ago it was a ring, or a pin. Today… the…


FUN FRIDAY: Robot “Goes Rogue?”

Finally, after years of warnings from sci-fi writers and conspiracy theorists, the robot revolution is finally here. Well… not really. The story of the “rogue robot” at the Chinese tech trade show sounds a lot…