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Men and women are split over TV size in the home
Men and women are split over TV size in the home Mobile & Electronics February 5, 2013
The battle of the sexes is playing out over the size of the big-screen TV in your home. The Boston…
More Americans cutting the pay TV cord
More Americans cutting the pay TV cord Mobile & Electronics January 9, 2013
Have you cut the cord from pay TV yet? There's increasingly more action on that front than you might think.…
Two ways to save money on TV
Two ways to save money on TV Mobile & Electronics December 3, 2012
More and more people are cutting the cord from traditional pay TV programming, either by dialing back or getting rid…
Ad skipping technology causes rift between Dish, Gannett
Ad skipping technology causes rift between Dish, Gannett Mobile & Electronics October 9, 2012
Satellite TV subscribers in 19 cities almost saw major channels go dark over the weekend in yet another dispute between…
Netflix customer
Amazon, Netflix, Hulu battle it out for your streaming TV dollar Mobile & Electronics September 5, 2012
The fight for your streaming content dollar is heating up. Big brands battle for your streaming dollar You have Hulu…
New football season brings new ways to access the games
New football season brings new ways to access the games Mobile & Electronics September 4, 2012
Sports programming is moving closer to a model of watching where you want, when you want, on whatever device you…
Beat the rising cost of new TVs
Beat the rising cost of new TVs Mobile & Electronics August 17, 2012
People are spending more than they have in two years on flat-screen TVs, but it doesn’t have to be that…
Beat the rising cost of new TVs
Satellite TV subscribers seeing channels go dark Mobile & Electronics July 16, 2012
While you're overpaying for TV, your channels are going dark left and right, particularly if you're a satellite customer. Well,…
Traditional TV viewership in decline
Traditional TV viewership in decline Mobile & Electronics May 28, 2012
With traditional television viewership in decline, the TV industry needs to embrace the new ways people want to get content…
Roku makes Internet programming on your TV a cinch
Roku makes Internet programming on your TV a cinch Mobile & Electronics April 18, 2012
Many of us are cutting the cord to pay TV. I've got some ideas for you to make it easy…
Best Buy to close stores
Best Buy to close stores Mobile & Electronics March 29, 2012
Will Best Buy follow Circuit City into oblivion now that they're poised to close a fair number of stores? When…
TV Economy package for $35 being tested in select markets
TV Economy package for $35 being tested in select markets Mobile & Electronics March 21, 2012
What would it take to get you to be a dedicated pay TV customer in an age when more people…
AT&T throttling speeds for unlimited data customers
AT&T throttling speeds for unlimited data customers Mobile & Electronics February 15, 2012
AT&T continues to tarnish its reputation with deception, arrogance, carelessness toward customers and incompetent customer-no-service. Who's running this ship into…
AT&T throttling speeds for unlimited data customers
Redbox and Verizon team to launch Netflix competitor Mobile & Electronics February 7, 2012
MONEY-SAVING MOMENT: Redbox is at the center of some big changes that will impact how you get TV or movies.…
AT&T throttling speeds for unlimited data customers
Microsoft re-imagines the remote control, readies new programming Mobile & Electronics December 14, 2011
The traditional remote control may become a thing of the past if Microsoft has its way, according to The New…
Flat-screen TV prices for Christmas 2011
Flat-screen TV prices for Christmas 2011 Mobile & Electronics November 15, 2011
If you're shopping for a flat-screen TV this year, you'll find some screaming deals out in the marketplace. I want…
Possible alternatives for scorned Netflix refugees
Possible alternatives for scorned Netflix refugees Mobile & Electronics September 27, 2011
MONEY-SAVING MOMENT: Are you a Netflix refugee who fired the streaming video provider after their recent price hike and separation…
Possible alternatives for scorned Netflix refugees
Netflix CEO’s humble pie email is exemplary for corporate America Mobile & Electronics September 20, 2011
The CEO of Netflix has sent an email to customers that serves as a shining example of how big business…
Clark’s challenge to reduce your pay TV bill by 40%
Clark’s challenge to reduce your pay TV bill by 40% Mobile & Electronics September 1, 2011
With pay TV providers competing for fewer subscribers, now is the time for you to reduce your monthly bill. The…
Clark’s challenge to reduce your pay TV bill by 40%
Pay TV providers compete harder for fewer subscribers Mobile & Electronics August 18, 2011
MONEY-SAVING MOMENT: As I've been out and about around the country with the tour for my new book, Clark Howard's…
Clark’s challenge to reduce your pay TV bill by 40%
ISP data caps threaten streaming video Mobile & Electronics July 28, 2011
Data caps from Internet service providers could threaten the future of streaming video on computers and mobile devices. The Washington…
Netflix price increase angers customers
Netflix price increase angers customers Mobile & Electronics July 19, 2011
People have gone berserk about the Netflix.com price increase. In case you haven't heard, Netflix pushed through a 60% price…
Save money on energy by unplugging your set-top box
Save money on energy by unplugging your set-top box Mobile & Electronics June 30, 2011
I've got an easy way for you to save money this summer and beyond and it comes from unplugging an…
Save money on energy by unplugging your set-top box
Does bundling make sense for your wallet? Mobile & Electronics June 23, 2011
Bundling of pay TV, home phone service and Internet service may not be pushed as heavily as it once was,…
Save money on energy by unplugging your set-top box
Are pre-paid buy back programs for electronics worth the cost? Mobile & Electronics June 8, 2011
I have to give Best Buy credit for a brilliant strategy with their Buy Back program. It seems specifically designed…
Save money on energy by unplugging your set-top box
Ways to reduce your pay TV package this year Mobile & Electronics June 6, 2011
Several months ago, I received notice from my pay TV provider showing new rates for 2011. To my shock, some…
Netflix now bigger than Comcast for pay TV
Netflix now bigger than Comcast for pay TV Mobile & Electronics May 10, 2011
Netflix has now outpaced Comcast at the largest pay TV operator in the nation. As the premier pay TV service,…
Netflix now bigger than Comcast for pay TV
Internet service rates to be jacked up by the cable industry? Mobile & Electronics March 8, 2011
Editor's note: This segment originally aired in Nov. 2010. The cable industry is making noises that it plans to raise…
Amazon streaming video offer cheaper than Netflix
Amazon streaming video offer cheaper than Netflix Mobile & Electronics February 24, 2011
Amazon is rolling out a free streaming video component to their loyalty program that effectively undercuts Netflix by almost $2…
Amazon streaming video offer cheaper than Netflix
Outraged consumers take on a cable company and win Protect Your Rights & Identity February 22, 2011
If a company is not treating you right, what can you do about it? I've got a story to tell…