July 2017


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Thick TVs at CES

Back in 2014, TV makers didn’t know what to do. They were still trying to recapture the glorious positions they held in the mid-2000s when everyone and their brother wanted a new flat panel. They tried…




AT&T reports subscriber losses

I hate to write articles like this, but it’s only fair. AT&T yesterday announced their subscriber numbers, and their losses are impossible to ignore. 156,000 satellite TV customers left the service along with 195,000 customers of…


Just what the world needs, the USB 3.2 standard

So strap yourself in because it looks like there is another USB standard coming. I know, I know, you’re just beginning to get used to the USB-C connector, and you admit that it’s better even though you have…





Does an in-car cell booster really work?

“Wait a minute, I’m driving through a dead spot…” We’ve all said it. (Sometimes we’ve even said it to get rid of someone.) It’s true, though. Even in heavily populated areas it’s possible to drive into…