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Alex Schenker

Alex realized it was time for a home security system when his neighbor’s house got broken into. Since then, he has tried to stay ahead of the curve by proactively applying security technologies and software that protect not only his home and family, but his personal identity, sensitive information, and finances. In his spare time, Alex’s tennis opponents are less concerned with security given the number of times his forehand finds the middle of the net. In the ocean, on the other hand, Alex could use protection as he frequently gets clobbered by the next big wave.

DIRECTV Promo Codes: How to Save The Maximum Amount

TV in living room: DIRECTV Promo Codes

With the battle over Internet TV raging, and cable network providers scrambling to stay abreast of the latest developments online, DIRECTV is steadily investing in its Internet and on demand business to remain in the game. As part of that effort, they're offering quite the assortment of promotions. We bring you the best so you can start your viewing experience off with the maximum available discount....

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How to Restore Images on Your Digital Camera Memory Card with Remo Recover

SD card on desk

Uh oh - you just took a bucketful of honeymoon photos and towards the end of the trip your friend borrows the camera and accidentally formats the memory card. Ahhhhh!!! Don't freak out (yet). Memory cards work similar to the way computer hard drives do - or any solid state disk for that matter. Just like data on computers can be restored, so can data on memory cards. Here's how to use Remo in case in case you accidentally erased the photos on your memory card...

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DIRECTV GenieGO (Nomad) Review: Watch Your DIRECTV DVR Shows on the Go

DIRECTV Nomad

No doubt in response to DISH's Slingbox technology, DIRECTV has unveiled an option where users can, for a one-time fee, purchase a box that will sync up your DVR shows with a portable device (iPhone, iPad, Laptop, PC, etc.). When it was initially introduced it was called the Nomad but has since been renamed to the GenieGO. The GenieGO was discontinued in late 2015/early 2016 (all information below is based on historical info from when this product was sold)...

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Digital Media Receivers Reviews: Are You Still Paying for Cable TV?

TV and bookcase: Digital Media Receivers Reviews

Tired of paying $80+/ month for cable television? Digital Media Receivers, set top boxes that you can hook up to your tv to stream television shows and movies from providers such as Hulu, Amazon, Netflix, and others are becoming more reliable, readily available, and affordable. The problem is that there's so many on the market now, and they all differ in their functionality, service offerings, and compatibility. Should you get a media receiver, and if so, which one?...

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Apple TV vs Google TV vs Boxee vs Roku vs Chromecast vs Amazon Fire vs WD TV vs PlayOn vs TVersity

Watching TV: Best streaming media players

Tired of watching Netflix and Hulu on your tiny computer screen or tablet? Streaming media players connect to your television so you don't have to squint your eyes at a small screen. In this comparison we take a look at the top streaming media players and pick our winners for best receiver for 2016. Included in this review are: Apple TV, Google TV, Roku, Boxee, Amazon Fire TV, PlayOn, WD TV Live, TVersity and Chromecast, as well as a few others. We share our top 3 picks for best streaming media player and for each, we share the pros and cons, so that you can decide which one might fit your budget and entertainment needs best...

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Best TV Technology? Projector vs OLED vs LED vs LCD vs Plasma

Remotes on table

Choosing a new television can be overwhelming since there are so many options and factors to consider. One major decision is whether to go for a new technology such as OLED with curved 4K or save $ and go with more proven technologies such as LED or even a projector. Let's face it, LCD has been surplanted by LED, and plasma, while a great technology, didn't last very long. It can be tricky to know which to invest in, especially if you aren’t sure what these terms mean. So, to help make shopping for a television a little easier and less daunting with the technical stuff, we're taking a deeper dive into each of these types of TV technologies and the characteristics to look for in each. We hope this will ultimately help you find the best television technology to suit your needs...

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Watch TV Remotely: Slingbox Reviews

Man watching TV on computer in bar: Slingbox Reviews

As technology has advanced it has become commonplace to take tech on the go. Slingbox is another example of this type of mobile technology. Slingbox allows television watchers to stream their programming no matter where they are as long as they have access to the internet. We have compiled Slingbox Reviews of the two types offered...

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