Best of the Blog 2019, Volume 3

The Solid Signal Blog is your resource for thousands of articles and reviews, with new content coming every day. 2019 marks our thirteenth year since our humble beginnings, and today over 200,000 people read the blog every month. Every month, the staff gets together and gathers articles that really seem like they have long-term appeal. Here’s the list for March, 2019:

  1. Sirius XM listeners? Do you have problems with reception?
  2. Will ATSC 3.0 give you better TV reception?
  3. Mo’ VHF, Mo Problems
  4. Will 5G cellular interfere with DIRECTV satellite?
  5. 5 Tips for Fixing Your Wi-Fi Connection
  6. HANDS-ON REVIEW: Channel Master Stream+ OTA DVR
  7. Preparation is the Best Emergency Tool
  8. Are there any other remotes that do RF with DIRECTV?
  9. How to create and set a favorites list (new Genie menus)
  10. Introducing AT&T Commercial Amplifiers and Taps by Unitron
  11. Isn’t a cell booster a tiny little cell tower?
  12. Will Cord-Cutting Be Enough?
  13. What are the real benefits of a smart home?
  14. Can you combine indoor antennas?
  15. How important are local channels?
  16. IS IT TRUE: You can’t skip commercials in DIRECTV On Demand?
  17. Can you connect one multiswitch to another?
  18. What small antennas have auto gain control?
  19. Do you need a signal meter or a spectrum analyzer?
  20. What antenna should you use for a 5G cell booster?
  21. Should you put up multiple cellular antennas at your home?
  22. Does a cellular signal booster need an internet connection?
  23. B-band converters for commercial installs?
  24. NICE AND EASY: The most important thing to remember when you aim a dish
  25. Can you watch live TV on your PC?
  26. How Cell Tower Locations are Chosen
  27. Heres how you activate your free DIRECTV MLB.TV subscription
  28. IS IT TRUE: A Genie 2 actually has 11 tuners?
  29. Can you test your coax network using a Genie client?
  30. Can you use your existing phone if you move to AT&T?


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Stuart Sweet
Stuart Sweet is the editor-in-chief of The Solid Signal Blog and a "master plumber" at Signal Group, LLC. He is the author of over 8,000 articles and longform tutorials including many posted here. Reach him by clicking on "Contact the Editor" at the bottom of this page.