Victoria Schmid is a freelance writer with a background in television and digital journalism. She enjoys writing articles about smart technology that will educate and inspire readers. She has a passion for news, writing, and reading. In her free time she loves hiking, traveling, exploring, and volunteering.
If you’re paying $10.99 per month to lease Cox’s Panoramic Wi-Fi Gateway, you’re missing out on an opportunity to save cash. Over time, buying your own cable modem and wireless router costs a lot less than borrowing from Cox.Read more
While other streamers fight to add more channels and games (and hike prices accordingly), Philo keeps it light n’ breezy. It offers zero sports or local channels, focusing instead on entertainment (like Comedy Central, Paramount Network, and AMC) and lifestyle (such as A&E, HGTV, and Cooking Channel) networks.Read more
Congratulations, cord-cutter! Our guide to the best TV antennas recommends models from Mohu, 1byone, ViewTV, Winegard and FiveStar. And they’ll all have you back to watching your local channels (and subchannels) in no time—and with no monthly payment.Read more
HBO invented the term “premium cable,” and it doesn’t just live on cable (or satellite) TV anymore. HBO NOW has been available as a standalone streaming service for years, and those who prefer their traditional cable/satellite service have a convenient away-from-home mobile option in HBO GO. In 2020, there’s HBO Max.Read more
Relationships change. Sometimes you want to take it to a new place or just take a break. Maybe you need to shop around or go all-in or cut ties completely. It’s not them, it’s you (but it’s probably them). Yes, we’re talking about canceling your Spectrum cable or internet service—or maybe just making some changes.Read more
Your income bracket doesn’t have to limit your ability to access the internet. If your home needs a boost to cross the digital divide, take advantage of low-income internet options in your area.Read more
Stellar deals take the edge off dreary internet contracts. With the right internet provider, you can get a free month of service, a prepaid card, or a contract buyout.
Check back here often as we keep this page up to date with the latest deals on broadband internet services.Read more
Before the recent rebrand to AT&T TV NOW, DIRECTV NOW rated well in our 2019 Streaming TV Customer Satisfaction Survey, scoring 4.24 out of 5. OK, but is AT&T TV NOW good? Our opinion as cord-cutters is that AT&T TV NOW, like DIRECTV NOW before it, has decent cheaper packages—and they include free HBO.Read more
The channel number of CBS varies by city and by whether you have a cable or satellite provider (or use an antenna). There are over 200 local CBS TV stations across the country, with at least one in every state, including the US Virgin Islands, Guam, and Puerto Rico. The Eye is everywhere.Read more
If you feel like your internet is running slower than usual, it might be because you’re using it for more streaming and video calls than you used to. But you don’t have to get stuck in the slow lane. We’ll help you figure out how to choose the new internet plan you need—or how to get the most out of the internet you’ve got right now.Read more