February 2018

DIRECTV Gives You 4K Olympics

You wanted it, you’ll get it. DIRECTV will be showing even more Olympics in 4k — more than any other provider, on channel 106. This is the best 4K coverage you can get and although…




Save up to $100 on Surecall Cellular Boosters

Who doesn’t like free money? Starting today, Surecall is offering a $100 mail-in rebate on the Fusion 5S and $50 rebate on the Flare. Fusion 5s is the super-powered booster system that covers up to…




FUN FRIDAY: Friends bloopers

Millennials ruin everything. At least that’s what some of my more curmudgeonly friends say. I will admit that I’ve heard more than one millennial complain about Friends, that 1990s sitcom that sought to define the Gen-X experience…


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…




AT&T Announces Financial Results

Things are looking rosy over at AT&T. Not only did they net out another 4.1 million wireless customers, but they grew their video business, which I am fairly sure none of their competitors managed to…


DIRECTV MLB Extra Innings Pricing Announced

It’s looking good for baseball this spring, especially if you have DIRECTV. The 2018 pricing has just been announced, and it’s a pleasant surprise when you look at the fact that pretty much everything else…


THROWBACK THURSDAY: The first viral video

For every thing, there is a first time. The internet was still incredibly new in 1997 when the very first viral video went online. Called “bad day,” it supposedly documented a worker destroying office equipment a…