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Mike Strayer

Managing Editor

Mike Strayer, PhD, has written and edited TV, internet, and tech content across the interwebs for over five years. Now as Managing Editor of CableTV.com, he nerds out about dissecting labyrinthian channel lineups and jargony DVR specs. Off the clock, catch him on his couch deep in The Twilight Zone or wandering The Lost World.

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How to Watch Lifetime Channel and Hallmark Channel: Streaming, Satellite TV, and More

by | Nov 23, 2020 | Best Of | 0 

Maybe you’re looking for all the holiday feels all year long? Or perhaps just a little more mystery in your life? In either case, Lifetime Channel and Hallmark Channel are must-haves. Read our recommendations to get the right TV viewing experience for you.

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Spectrum TV Choice Review 2021: Pricing, Channels, and More

by | Nov 19, 2020 | Brand Reviews, Reviews | 0 

Like Spectrum and streaming? Well, Spectrum TV Choice is a live TV streaming service available only to Spectrum internet customers. It offers a trimmed-down channel lineup (10 cable channels of your choice plus local channels) and a lower monthly price ($24.99 per month) than traditional cable TV plans. So basically, it’s lean, clean Spectrum streaming.

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My Apple TV Remote Is not Working

by | Nov 16, 2020 | Equipment Guides, TV FAQs | 0 

You depend on your Apple TV remote for so much entertainment, so it’s understandable that you might find yourself feeling a little ornery when it stops working properly. Don’t get too worked up about it, though, because we’ve researched some common problems (and easy solutions) to check before tossing it out and buying a new Apple TV remote.

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How to Watch HGTV: Channels, Streaming, and More

by | Oct 28, 2020 | Best Of, Reviews | 0 

Find out where to watch HGTV–a channel focused on home-buying and renovation reality TV shows.

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How to Watch the Presidential Debates 2020: Schedule, Channels, and More

by | Oct 20, 2020 | Entertainment | 0 

When is the next presidential debate? What channel is the presidential debate on? Check out our quick and easy guide to find out when and how you can watch the 2020 presidential debates.

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How to Watch Livestreaming Sports: Sports Channels, Streaming Services, and More

by | Oct 14, 2020 | Industry News, TV FAQs | 0 

Believe it or not, you can watch live sports right now during the coronavirus—and we’re not just talking professional cornhole (yes, that’s a thing). Get the latest news about what professional sports are currently in action and when your favorite major league sports, like the NFL and NBA, will be back on TV.

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Amazon Prime Day Deals 2020: TVs, Streaming Devices, and More

by | Oct 13, 2020 | Best Of, Featured | 0 

Prime Day is here just in time to get ahead of the holiday shopping season. Check out the the list of Prime Day deals on top TV and internet products that our expert team has put together.

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What Is Basic Cable and How Do I Get It?

by | Sep 15, 2020 | TV FAQs | 0 

Looking to save a little on your TV budget? Find out more about basic cable and other cheap alternatives to standard cable.

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How We Rank

by | Aug 25, 2020 | Uncategorized | 0 

We base our reviews and ratings on a unique blend of hard data and qualitative analysis. Read on to see how exactly we rate and test (read: have fun with) the services and products featured on our site.

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SHOWTIME® vs. SHOWTIME Anytime: Which Is Best for You?

by | Aug 20, 2020 | Reviews, TV FAQs, Versus Reviews | 0 

Whether you’re stalking your next serial killer show (Dexter) or needing a dark comedy (Black Monday) to keep you laughing through quarantine, the premium channel SHOWTIME is a solid streaming option. We’ll help you find the cheapest, easiest, and best ways to stream SHOWTIME with or without cable. Come on, you know your Dark Passenger craves it.

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