Amazon Fire TV Stick vs Roku Streaming Stick+: Which One Is Right for You?

A comparison of the main differences between these two popular and affordable streaming media players.

6 years ago

Send Your Cable TV Signal Wirelessly to Another Room

Product review and how-to for systems that let you get cable/satellite programming on additional TV sets even if there are…

7 years ago

How to Watch Your Personal Media Collection Through a Streaming Media Player

Got a great collection of videos stored on your computer, phone, tablet, or USB drive? Here's how to get them…

7 years ago

Three Tip Thursday: 11/24/16

Today's Three Tips: Google Drive, TV Antennas, Turkey Technique.

7 years ago

Smart TV, 4K, and HDR: What Do They Mean and Do You Need Them?

TV technologies keep getting better... and more confusing. This post provides a Luddite-friendly look at the value of these popular…

7 years ago

Roku: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Learn about what you can do with the Roku family of streaming media players: Roku Express, Roku Premiere, Roku Streaming…

9 years ago

Roku Private Channels: What Are They and How Do You Get Them?

Want to listen to iTunes Podcasts, check out multiple weather radar feeds, or learn about brewing beer on your TV?…

9 years ago

Comparing Netflix, Amazon Video, and Hulu Streaming Video Providers

This post will help you decide which of the Big Three movie and TV content providers will be the best…

9 years ago

3 Inexpensive Gizmos That Saved Me from Expensive Upgrades (And Dreaded Waste)

These whozits and whatchamacallits have added new life to some old (and some VERY old) friends.

9 years ago

Sling TV: A Streaming-Only TV Service for Cord Cutters

Sling TV offers an alternative to traditional cable and satellite TV service with live streaming of several networks, including ESPN,…

9 years ago

Cutting the Cable Cord: Putting It All Together

This post walks you through the process of determining whether canceling your cable/satellite TV subscription makes sense for you.

9 years ago

Mirroring Your Computer or Mobile Device Screen on Your TV

Display mirroring technologies let you send whatever appears on your small screen to your big screen.

9 years ago

Watching TV On Demand with a Streaming Media Player

If you don't mind waiting a bit to see your favorite shows, a streaming media player can help you cut…

9 years ago

Watching Live Broadcast TV with an Antenna

Got a Thursday-night addiction to Scandal? Here's how you can (maybe) keep your habit even without a cable subscription.

9 years ago

Cutting the Cable Cord: An Introduction

The first installment in a new T4L series to help you see if you can cancel your cable or satellite…

9 years ago

Do You Need a Fire TV/Roku/ Apple TV/ Chromecast For Each TV?

Whether you need separate streaming media players for multiple TVs depends on how you want to use them.

9 years ago

Streaming Media: An Overview

Learn what streaming media is, how the players work, and why it's all so complicated...

10 years ago