How to make the perfect streaming TV app in just 30 minutes

You can’t make an awesome Netflix-style video app in 30 minutes, but if you’ve got a smart TV, you can make a video app that can. If you’ve ever watched Netflix and wondered why it takes so long to watch your favorite shows, it’s because Netflix uses a bunch of streaming technologies to get your TV to stream.Netflix uses the  Netflix […]

How to get free AT&T broadband

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote on a proposal to repeal net neutrality protections on Monday, June 21.This means that AT&ts wireless broadband provider, Volo Communications, will not be allowed to offer free access to consumers via the company’s FiOS and DirecTV Now service.AT&t says that its FiOS service is a “broadband” service, meaning that it is designed to […]

The ‘buckeyes’ are back, again!

Back in February, a Redditor named Kostarot wrote a post titled “Buckeye ISPs and the Backroads of Broadband”, which focused on how broadband providers were “back-stepping” in the broadband market.This post quickly gained traction with the rest of the Internet community, and it’s still a popular topic to this day.It’s worth noting that the term “backroads” isn’t a typo: in […]

Comcast and Time Warner Cable agree to a merger

The combined companies will combine with Time Warner and Comcast to offer broadband services in all 50 states.The deal is expected to be completed by the end of the year.In announcing the deal, Comcast said it would pay a combined $4 billion for the combined company and a majority stake in Time Warner.The combined company would have a 50 percent […]