April 2017



Why use an antenna rotator? I don’t

Antenna rotators. I won’t judge you if you use one. They’ll help you get reception from two different directions. But are they really the best idea? Let me say upfront that if you do want an…



Don’t have “2019 anxiety” — act now

DIRECTV’s first logo from 1994 The future is not far off. Sometime in 2019, the last satellite operational at DIRECTV’s 119-degree orbital location will be shut off, and at roughly the same time, DIRECTV will stop…


FUN FRIDAY: Boldly Go

Yes, I get it. I talk way too much about Star Wars and Star Trek on this blog. I have been accused of trying to turn this blog into a generally geek-oriented news and view site and some people say…