FAQs

What is the Best Television Antenna?

When you ask about the best television antenna for your TV, you might imagine something akin to the “rabbit ears” of yesteryear. However, television antennas have come a long way since then, for reception or their valuable service as punch lines of generational humor. During this time, the relevance of the television antenna has only… Read more »

What is a CRT television?

If you grew up with television in pre-Millennial times or you have grandparents who just won’t get with the times, you have likely seen a CRT television. A cathode ray tube (CRT) TV is typically described as an enormous cube with a smooth, round surface that serves as the monitor or screen. Crack one of… Read more »

Has Internet killed television?

Internet and, specifically, the streaming capabilities enabled have certainly given television a run for its money. However, it would be an overestimation to suggest that Internet has in any way killed or definitively replaced television in the same way that DVD phased out the VHS or the VHS phased out the Betamax. Internet is still… Read more »

Who invented television?

That’s a simple question that does not yield a simple answer. Pinpointing exactly who was solely responsible in the invention of television is like trying to find a specific grain of sand on a beach. Many people credit Philo Taylor Farnsworth as the inventor, but the truth is that many different people were involved in… Read more »

What is an outdoor television?

An outdoor television is rather self-explanatory; it’s a television set designed to operate outside the home. They have residential and commercial applications for livening up an outdoor swimming area or keeping sports fans in the bleachers informed of the highlights. What are some of the residential applications of an outdoor television? Some people like to… Read more »

What is Roku?

Similar to Apple TV, Roku is also a small device that allows customers to instantly stream entertainment and view it on their televisions. The Roku device is a small box that connects to both your television and your home Internet service, allowing you to stream movies and television shows from sites like Netflix, Hulu, HBO… Read more »

What is Apple TV?

Apple TV is a small device that plugs into your HD television and allows you to wirelessly stream movies, television shows, music and more.  One of the main benefits of Apple TV is that it allows users to watch streamed entertainment on their televisions, rather than having to huddle around a computer screen. The Apple… Read more »

What are the Benefits of Connecting My Television to the Internet?

When you connect your TV to the Internet, you can access a range of added benefits. An Internet connection allows you to stream shows and movies, enjoy On Demand titles and discover new shows. Whether you hardwire your TV directly to your router or have a Wi-Fi enabled smart TV, an Internet connection can enhance… Read more »

What Time of Year are the Best Television Deals?

If you are tired of that antique taking up space in your entertainment center, it might be time consider a new LED, LCD or Plasma screen TV. Fitting a new TV into your budget isn’t always easy but if you time it right you can find some extraordinary deals on top brands. While it is… Read more »

What is the Best Type of Flat Screen TV?

There are a wide variety of flat screen TVs on the market and choosing the best one can seem like a daunting task. Generally speaking, however, there are three main types of flat screen TVs and each one has its own strengths and weaknesses. Finding the right flat screen TV for your home depends on… Read more »