Archive for 'Gadgets'

Using a low cost HDTV antenna to gain access to lots of free over the air digital TV channels

I talked previously about how I saved a bunch of money by ditching cable. When I first disconnected my cable, my HDTV’s built-in scanner was only able to pick up two two stations. While this was better than nothing, I figured given the size of our city there had to be more content available. So […]

Making the most of your Netflix account by streaming video

I have been a long time Netflix user, and love the fact that I can rent movies through the mail and return them on my own schedule. Netflix now allows you to stream a number of movies to your desktop, though the streaming service requires that you are able to run Microsoft silverlight. This is […]