July 2017



How to Choose the Best Flashlight

Buying a flashlight isn’t a simple task these days. From Cree to Lumens, LED lights, and more, there’s a lot you must know in order to choose the best flashlight. Flashlights have come a long way…




HBO Free Preview for pretty much everyone

Game of Thrones Season 7. Even if you don’t like this show or have never seen it, chance are you’re at least marginally aware that the latest season is premiered last weekend on HBO. Basically every…


What is RF4CE?

If you have a Genie DVR or client, you know that it comes with a new remote. Sure, it’s smaller and looks a whole lot different, but it’s still a DIRECTV remote, right? It sure is, and it can…


What is “Low PIM?”

Not something the average person would run into, but more and more commercial cables and connectors are being listed as “Low PIM.” So, even if you’re not a person who normally pays attention to commercial stuff…



THROWBACK THURSDAY: PC Fails of 2013

What a quaint sounding article. “PC Fails of 2013” sounds like an old-school musical like “Sunshine Follies of ’36.” It’s the name of an article I wrote about four years ago, in which I said PCs would…