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Beginner's Guide to Streaming Video

Beginner's Guide to Streaming Video

Thanks to major improvements in network data transmission capabilities and the processing speed of computing devices, it's no longer necessary to download media content to your hard drive. Instead, you can stream it from online sources, which allows you to watch in real time without using up valuable storage space. You...

Is Blu-ray Dying?

Is Blu-ray Dying?

Blu-ray players came along a few years ago, and were hailed as the next step in optical disc technology. While industry pundits initially anointed Blu-ray as the technology which was going to make DVDs obsolete, DVDs have managed to maintain their popularity while Blu-ray hasn't quite taken off the way it was initially...

Cable vs. Satellite Television

Cable vs. Satellite Television

For many years, satellite television providers enjoyed a virtual monopoly on the provision of specialized content from around the world. However, with the advent of digital cable and major improvements in transmission technologies, cable can now go toe-to-toe with satellite television in terms of the sheer range of...

Which Online Streaming Video Services Are Worth It?

Which Online Streaming Video Services Are Worth It?

Online streaming video services such as Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu+, Google Play and iTunes allow users to access large libraries of video content, including popular television shows and movies. Typically, these service providers collect a monthly fee, and in return, you can watch as much content as you like....

What Is the Best DVR?

What Is the Best DVR?

High definition DVR recorders have changed the way people watch television. They give viewers the ability to pause and rewind live television, and they are capable of storing hour after hour of programming so you can watch it at your convenience, rather than when it originally airs. TiVo was the first DVR to make a big...

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