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FUN FRIDAY: The history of home audio

Remember these? Maybe you don’t. Even in the 1970s, a home 8-track player was pretty rare. Most people had one in their cars, if they had one at all, and the 8-track format really only lasted…


Starz Free Preview this weekend!

Get those DVRs ready because it’s another Starz Free Preview Weekend! Starting now and going through Monday, January 22, it’s your chance to check out Counterpart, the new show with the excellent J.K Simmons as a bureaucrat who…


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Starlog

Before there were internet trolls, there was Starlog. It was a pop-culture magazine that specialized in sci-fi movies and TV shows, back when it was rare to have more than one available at a time. So, it…


DIRECTV announces new 4K schedule

It’s looking good for 4K in 2018. DIRECTV just announced their 4K schedule and it’s looking stronger than ever. They’ll be airing the BBC documentary Planet Earth: Blue Planet II over eight nights starting January 20, on channel…


AT&T finishes testing of key 5G component

5G internet is getting closer. AT&T has previously announced that not only will they have 5G wireless internet to the home in some markets in 2018, but that they also plan to introduce 5G phones. In…


NBA League Pass free trial today all week

It’s that time again… Basketball season is in full swing and DIRECTV wants you to know that just it’s the sports leader on the courts! There’s only one way to get every out of market basketball…


CES 2018 Wrapup

take one more look at the CES show for this year. If you’re interested, you’ve probably read a lot of articles including mine. Let’s take one more look back. Pretty sure they are lying about…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Amazon Prime Streaming Hot in 2018

Amazon Prime streaming takes center stage this week! With the releases of some favorite series on the horizon, 2018 could be strong for the streaming service provider. If you enjoy streaming some of Amazon’s original series,…


FUN FRIDAY: Lemmings and…

A generation ago, PC gamers didn’t have the option to explore photo-realistic universes and interact with artificial intelligences. It was a simpler time, and games were simpler as well. They were also incredibly addictive, and if…


CES 2018: Where the real show happens

There’s a trend you’ll find with all CES reporting this year. It’s not just me, either – if you’ve been searching blog after blog looking for something new and hot, you’re not finding it. Sure, there’s…


CES 2018: North Hall Impressions

In past years, the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center has evolved into a mini auto show, with ever more manufacturer support, With this year’s show butting up against Detroit’s North American International Auto…