Monthly Archives: August 2012

DirecTV PS3 update from twitter

>Latest on the NFL Sunday Ticket on PS3 Saga. Thanks to contributor Matt Rowntree for bringing this to our attention.

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DirecTV Line of Sight and NFL Sunday Ticket on PS3

While we wait for the slow pokes over at DirecTV and Sony to make their official announcement, I’ve been wondering about something. Reviewing the announcement from 2011 and comments elsewhere like this post on reddit, I keep coming across language indicating … Continue reading

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Cord Cutter NFL Alternative – Go to the Game

(Along with my  side-rant about buying tickets online.) Hey NFL sports fan. Looking for a way to justify cord cutting? How about this one:  Use the money you save to attend the games live. Let’s crunch the numbers. I’ll use … Continue reading

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Why NFL Sunday Ticket should be on Roku and not just on PS3

As if I had any influence, I am asking the powers that be over at DirecTV and the NFL  to make a big change.  Bring NFL Sunday Ticket to the Roku. First off don’t drop the PS3. There are something … Continue reading

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Streaming Landing of NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars

This is just vaguely cord cutter related, but I’m posting it because it’s so cool.  And it does involve some streaming video that does not require a cable subscription. Tonight at about 10:31 PDT Nasa’s new rover Curiousity is scheduled … Continue reading

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Yet another reason not to buy a Smart or Internet Ready TV: MHL

Some time ago I wrote about why I would never buy a smart TV. In a nutshell, I  believe that  the “smart part” will become obsolete, and  shouldn’t be integrated into the appliance whose main job is as a display. … Continue reading

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