Vizio V51-H6 Soundbar

Vizio V51-H6 Sound Bar: My Personal Surround Sound Review

Most TVs today feature speakers that leave you leaning in the direction of the screen or simply maxing out the volume to hear everything going on. One way to solve this problem is with a good sound bar. But what if you don’t want to shell out close to a thousand dollars for a top-of-the-line […]

Smart home device with phone

What’s the Difference Between a Smart TV and a Regular LED TV?

In the strictest sense, most modern TVs are what we would have called smart TVs several years ago. The ability to connect to the internet was the primary distinction between smart TVs and regular LED or non-smart TVs. If you could go online with your TV, it was pretty smart! Since so much progress has […]

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Best TV Headphones for Seniors and Hard of Hearing in 2021

As I’ve gotten older, I’ve started to feel the frustration of fighting to understand dialog on TV while keeping the volume at a sane level. Even when the volume seems fine and reasonable, sometimes words drop out and it gets more difficult to follow a story or pick up all of the information being thrown […]

Samsung H/K Soundbar

Do Soundbars Work With Any TV: Avoid these Soundbar Issues

Great sound is important to a cord cutter’s home entertainment setup, whether you’re streaming movies, TV shows, or your favorite music. As modern TVs get slimmer, speakers tend to get weaker and less satisfying to listen to. So, most people who want better sound are forced to find a solution outside of their TV. More […]

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What Equipment Do I Need to Cut the Cord: Ditching Cable in 2021

With the number of people who are dropping cable TV in favor of streaming content on their own growing steadily over the past years, the cord-cutter market is growing as well. The sheer number of devices and services can be really overwhelming, especially for people new to ditching cable TV. They’re often left asking, “What […]

Amazon Fire TV Stick Remote

Benefits of the Amazon Fire Stick: Is it Your Streaming Solution?

One device that we bring up often is the Amazon Fire TV Stick. Along with Roku and Apple TV, it’s one of the leading streaming devices on the market. As long as your TV has an HDMI outlet, you can stream all of your subscription services through your TV with the Amazon Fire TV Stick. […]

Cut the cable and watch TV for free

Cut the Cable and Watch TV for Free

Cord cutters are living the dream, right? No astronomical cable bill, watching pretty much whatever they want, getting loads of free local channels, and making their own decisions about what comes into their homes. That’s actually all pretty true. However, it does take the right kind of person to be a true cord cutter. Think […]

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Best Streaming Device to Replace Cable (Updated for 2021)

Say goodbye to the old-school cable service and bring home an innovative streaming device. These little wonders of technology can free you from your cable bill and help you take control of your home entertainment. Spending a bit of free time watching our favorite TV shows and movies is almost a national pastime for cord […]