June 2017


FUN FRIDAY: Museum of Failure

Two things you need to know about this video. First of all this is basically what my garage would look like if I didn’t clean out about once a year. I have a tragic tendency to…


What is an IEC Connector (PAL Connector)?

This connector is pretty rare in the US, but you might still see it. Its correct name is a “Belling-Lee connector,” but of course no one calls it that. In countries where it’s in common use,…


Bow Tie Antenna Angle Tests

This is the last article in the series of bow tie (BT) antenna tests. In this test, the angle used, or put another way, the separation distance between the two ends of the BT “V,”…




Why do people keep talking about Sprint?

Read this blog long enough and you’ll realize I don’t like Sprint. Yes, I get it… their prices are lower and the quality of their service is almost as good. But, over the years they’ve just…






DIRECTV NOW is up to 20,000 on demand titles

Just keeps getting better. DIRECTV NOW is turning into the only live streaming service you’ll need. Latecomers like YouTube TV and Hulu are really beginning to fall behind. After adding a lot of local channels as…