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AT&T Expands its Fiber Footprint

It just keeps getting better for AT&T customers and those folks who want to become AT&T customers. The company’s 1000Mbps technology continues to roll out across the country, and it’s bringing a new standard of internet…




FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Sun worshippers

I’ve been meaning to write this for a while. It figures that I would put it off until the actual day of the solar eclipse. Everything on earth is solar powered. It’s not just calculators and…




Sign up for DIRECTV NOW, get a free AppleTV (again)

It’s seriously like getting a free streaming player. Several sources, including AT&T itself, have confirmed that if you prepay for three months of DIRECTV NOW, you will get a free AppleTV player, which itself is worth…


AT&T issues statement about Barcelona

The following statement comes from AT&T’s news site: AT&T to Credit Our Wireline and Wireless Customers for All Calls and Text Messages from the USA to Barcelona Our thoughts are with the people of Barcelona…


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Altair 8800 PC

If it weren’t for the Altair 8800, I might be writing this blog on a typewriter. It doesn’t look like much but the Altair 8800 was the first successful personal computer. It came in a kit…


Streaming TV is broken. Come back to satellite.

That’s right, I said it. I didn’t just beat around the bush like SlashGear or LightReading. Those sites want to warn you about a possible future where practically every program you want will require its own streaming service….


STREAMING SATURDAY: Improvements Across the Board

This week’s Streaming Saturday looks a lot like last week’s column. While this might seem repetitive, it’s actually very good news for streamers. We have good news for streamers this week. In a nutshell, it has…