Monthly Archives: July 2012

Streaming the 2012 Olympics

>It is well known by now that the standard way to watch the London Olympics is either free over the air from NBC with an antenna, or if you have a cable subscription you can stream it for free,  also from … Continue reading

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NFL Sunday Ticket 2012 on PS3? Not so much.

Update 9-1-12:  It’s official To clarify what has been said by me om earlier posts, and to dispute what I’ve read elsewhere, there is ABSOLUTELY NO INDICATION, that NFL Sunday Ticket will be available on PS3 without a DirecTV subscription … Continue reading

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Aereo Wins First Round for the Cord Cutters

Aereo, as you may have heard by now,  is a service that delivers over the air broadcast material to your PC or mobile device.  For $12 per month you get all the networks and all the local channels. Back in … Continue reading

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Streaming the 2012 London Olympics for Cord Cutters – or not

After reading this article: Olympic Video Online: Cord-Cutters are Out of Luck on streamingmedia.com I wondered if the headline was a bit misleading. After all most cord cutters still take broadband (internet) service, typically from the local telephone or cable provider. … Continue reading

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Best Replacement Remote: The DirecTV RC-65

This is NOT an article endorsing DirecTV which as cord cutters we severed long ago, but in praise of a particular remote control, the RC-65. During test periods I have actually taken service from all four providers available here: TWC, … Continue reading

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