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Verizon is going to start selling its phones locked

Ever since Verizon Wireless started selling 4G LTE devices, the biggest wireless carrier in the United States has been generous enough to sell those …

Verizon

Locast Launches in NYC Offer FREE Live Locals Streaming Online

By onJanuary 11, 2018 in All News, News<p>Locast a new live TV streaming service today launched in New York City to offer access to 13 stations …

DIRECTV NOW is Adding a 3rd Stream But DVR Delayed Until Spring

Today AT&T held their 4th quarter 2017 earnings call and it was packed full of DIRECTV NOW news. One of the main keys is we got an updated timeframe …

Televisions

YouTube has compiled all of the Super Bowl 52 commercials for your enjoyment [Video]

If you’re like me, you don’t watch the Super Bowl for the game. You watch it for the commercials. Well if you just want to binge watch the ads, you’re in luck because YouTube has compiled them all into one place for your enjoyment…<p>YouTube has updated the Adblitz website with all of the Super Bowl …

Advertising

Here’s the chart that explains why CBS and Viacom want to merge

They’re big. But not nearly big enough.<p>CBS and Viacom plan to merge and plan to set up a special committee to figure out how the combination would work for shareholders, both companies announced today.<p>Shari Redstone, who controls both companies, wanted to look at a possible deal in 2016, but then …

Media Industry

Start streaming: How to store your existing media in the cloud

Buying DVDs and CDs made a lot of sense a decade ago. What do you do with them now?<p>Years ago, the thought of watching movies on a phone was absurd — …

Photo Basics: Understanding a DSLR’s AF System and How Different Autofocus Point Options Work (VIDEO)

The autofocus system in a modern DSLR camera is truly a wonder of technology. And there’s a lot going on under the hood that you may not totally …

Some Sprint customers pay more than their phone’s full price, and Sprint is very OK with it

Yesterday, the <i>Kansas City Star</i> ran an article noting how some Sprint customers could accidentally end up paying more than a phone’s full market value …

How You Can Help Save Net Neutrality

This week it was announced that the FCC will vote to repeal the net neutrality rules that were set up in 2015. This repeal moves the Internet from …

Net Neutrality

Best Bluetooth Trackers

Which Bluetooth trackers are the best at keeping track of keys and other household items? Here are our top picks!<p>Time was you'd lose track of your …

People Are Dropping Their iPhone X’s And Sharing Their Expensive Horror Stories

On November 3rd, the iPhone X was released into the wild and Apple fanatics (or people looking to make a quick buck) are scooping them up across the country. According to various reports, the $1000 iPhone X has sold out in over 20 major cities, and online orders are backed up at least three to four …

Mobile Technology

How to Kill Active Listening on Siri, Cortana, Alexa, and Google

Some devices are designed to listen to you, but you can axe active listening. Here's how.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Restore old print photos with free software

Get your pictures perfect.<p>When you want to revisit an old digital photo, you can simply scroll through your past social media posts or open your favorite storage app. But what about those physical prints from your film camera days—are they still filling up old albums and boxes in the basement? If …

The Ultimate Guide to DIRECTV NOW (August 2017 Edition)

By onAugust 12, 2017 in Blog, Reviews<p>It was no surprise when DIRECTV developed a platform for streaming content. Find out what benefits the service …

Plex becomes a low-cost, DIY streaming TV service

Plex is doubling down on its support for capturing over-the-air signals from digital antennas this morning, with the announcement that it will now not only let users record TV programs, it will also allow them to watch live TV. The result is a low-cost, do-it-yourself version of a live TV streaming …

How to Install TOR on Android and iOS Devices

Installing Tor on Android and iOS devices is not as difficult as you may think.<p>You can safeguard your online privacy when you are using an Android or …

Privacy

Perfect your figures with our anatomy masterclass

In this masterclass, I'll reveal the basic steps you need to follow to perfect your figure drawing. I'll start with the first conception – or inkling …

Monty Don, take note: A gentleman's guide to tying a tie

With a name like 'Monty Don', you would assume that the television gardener is an impeccably dressed man. It's a moniker that screams suave sophistication But as viewers of the BBC's Chelsea Flower Show coverage discovered yesterday evening, the Cambridge man somehow cannot tie a tie.<p>Wearing a nice …

Men's Fashion

The Complicated Way Streaming Is Becoming TV

It is fascinating to watch the televisionization of streaming video. It was always inevitable and I’m sure to a lot of people, regressive and sad. …

AMC, Viacom, and Discovery Consider a $20 Bet on Sports-Free Streaming TV

Television has a widely-reported problem: Consumers are cutting the cord at an alarming clip.<p>This comes as no surprise—people want to pay only for …

How to Stream Video to a TV from a Computer, Tablet or Phone

Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Video may be the easiest ways to stream content, but they may not have exactly what you want to watch. If you’ve spent the …

Android TV

How to cut the cord without resorting to a pricey streaming-TV bundle

Confession time: Although it’s my job to review and write about streaming channel bundles such as Sling TV, PlayStation Vue, and the new YouTube TV, …

Televisions

How Important Is A Bring-Your-Own-Device Policy? 5 Strategies For Millennials

The modern workplace has begun to evolve to accommodate the new devices and new software products that allege to boost our productivity and expand the type of work that can be done. The question is, is your employer ahead of the curve?<p>One of the most important developments has been the emergence of …

BYOD

Photo-blending app Dubble is back from the dead

“I have no idea why I stuck at it,” says Adam Scott, co-founder of photo blending app Dubble, which is officially (re)launching today, in an overhauled v2, following a year-long hiatus off the app store while the team re-engineered the backend and applied some gloss and community-requested features …

Hulu Adds A&E, Lifetime, History, And More To Upcoming Live Streaming Bundle

Add A+E Networks channels to the bundle Hulu is creating for its soon-to-launch live streaming service — although Viacom might not make the cut.<p>Hulu …

A+E Is In, Viacom Out in Hulu's New Live Online TV Service

Hulu LLC, the video-streaming service, will carry six cable channels from A+E Networks including the History network in its upcoming live TV package, …

Televisions

For the cost of YouTube’s new $35-a-month TV bundle, this is what you could get instead

YouTube’s imminent US streaming service, YouTube TV, boasts more than 40 live-TV channels, a cloud DVR, simultaneous streaming across three devices at a time, and other perks for a rather reasonable rate of $35 a month.<p>With the product, which is expected to launch before summer, the Google-owned …

Televisions

The best free music downloading apps for Android

The Android app store is flooded with content. Millions of apps are sitting there for your consideration, all making wild promises. When it comes to …

Revealed: The ‘secret’ Netflix codes to unlock new shows and movies

A batch of secret Netflix codes are allowing thousands of users to unlock a range of extra shows and movies.<p>With over 86 million subscribers, …

Movies