March 2017




TIP: Dolby on any DIRECTV receiver

Of course you want the best sound, right? With DIRECTV receivers you generally have a lot of choice on how to get the sound out. You can pass it through the HDMI cable, or you can…


Marine Satellite TV and Spring Cleaning

Spring is coming and you’re getting ready to launch your boat for another season. This is the perfect time to get satellite TV in your yacht or service vessel. This time of the year means getting…



Love to listen to music? Check out DIRECTV!

DIRECTV knows you want to listen. That’s why every DIRECTV subscription includes dozens of channels of high-quality music, organized by genre, all for free! Start with channel 801 and take a look for yourself. You might…




Why use a non-penetrating roof mount?

Maybe you’ve seen these before. The technical term is “non-penetrating roof mount.” They’re designed to let you mount satellite dishes or antennas when you can’t drill holes. (that’s the “non-penetrating” part.) The way they work is,…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Netflix Originals

I’m taking the reins this week as Jake Buckler enjoys a well-deserved break with his family. I may not like it… but Netflix is fast moving away from being a source for movies and into being…


How can DIRECTV NOW even be legal?

See, it seems like it shouldn’t work. And by “it,” I mean pretty much all of it. YouTube, DIRECTVNOW, streaming your DVR to your phone, Hopper with Sling, the whole thing. In the face of what…