Articles by Jake Buckler


Wireless Charging from Solid Signal

Have you ever worn out the charging port on your cell phone and had to buy a new device? This port is one of the weakest parts of your phone or tablet. Plugging and unplugging…


NBC’s Jennifer Salke to Head Amazon Studios

The former entertainment president of NBC is now heading to Amazon Studios. This could be good news for the streaming service provider. Last week, Amazon Prime Video announced its hiring of Jennifer Salke. She replaces…


Netflix’s Altered Carbon is a Snooze, Literally

Netflix’s Altered Carbon combines Blade Runner, Demolition Man, and True Detective.  Add it up and you get a boring sci-fi-action-thriller-noir detective series, whatever that is. Altered Carbon has a story to tell. Too bad it’s…


Your Smart Meter Might Be Wasting Your Money!

Do you have a smart meter on your home? There’s a good chance that this device is overcharging you… and your power company doesn’t care! Many claim their electric bills skyrocketed after getting a smart…


DIRECTV NOW Beta Gets New Features

DIRECTV NOW beta testers recently got an email informing them of a series of updates. These improvements are for many platforms accept the DIRECTV NOW beta for Roku. On Friday, AT&T sent out an email…



Video Streaming Improvements and More

Among the streaming service providers, it’s been a bit of a slow week. Even so, there are some exciting announcements in video streaming. Original programming and new DVR features are among this week’s highlights in…