Tag Archives: TV

Truly Braindead “smart” TV Spec and Hack

To to hack a really “smart” TV via a broadcast transmitter without being physically in the same space as the TV, and have the hack be persistent through “factory resets” and other attempts to clear it. Cost? About $200 US and a bit of time. Drone optional, and extra… Continue reading

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What Do Folks Think About A Skeptics Channel?

What do folks think of the idea of a Skeptics Climate Change TV channel on Roku (or similar)? Continue reading

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Circular Log Periodic Antenna

An interesting log periodic loop array antenna. Continue reading

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Cord Cutting – Step 2 – Roku

A first blush description of my experiences in buying an HDTV and internet TV gizmo (aka TV On A Stick). Continue reading

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AT&T / DirecTV via Internet Has A Brain Fart

A brief tail of woe about DirecTV, an ap for that, or not, the Chromebox, and customer non-support. Continue reading

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The Debates, Internet-TV, and My TV Page

My Internet TV page and where to watch the debates on-line. Continue reading

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Cord Cutting Not New

Why I was a “cable cutter” long ago, and stay that way now. Continue reading

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