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Cutting the Cord – Part 2 – The Antenna

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ShareI talked a bit last time about the things to consider when buying an antenna.  While the technical details of how to choose an antenna are many, there were only few that ended up playing a role in my decision, repeating them from my last post, they are: Distance to the towers – how big of an antenna do you need? Direction of the towers … Continue reading

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Cutting the Cord – TV on the Cheap – Part 1 Introduction and Antenna

ShareI introduced my new adventure in my last blog. My DIRECTV subscription expires in January and I’ve been looking into dropping them in favor of Over The Air (OTA) and Internet streaming to get my TV fix. If plans go as I hope, after hardware investments, I will save about $500 in 2011 and over $1300 in 2012. Not only will I save money but … Continue reading

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