FireTV Recast Channel Rescan

We have had some questions about scanning for channels on the FireTV Recast. This link will take you to a video on YouTube to walk you through the steps. Also, you can do all of this from your FireTV app on your mobile phone. Video Tutorial for FireTV Recast Channel Rescan Here are the instructions:…

Streaming Music Services

Johnny Cash’s “A Boy Name Sue” was my first record. I think I had three copies of the record because I kept wearing it out on my father’s turntable. But that was forty years ago. Now, I just say “Alexa, play “A Boy Named Sue” and she says “Now playing “A Boy Named Sue” from…

Windows Security Scam

We just received a scam phone call at our office and we wanted to warn you about it whether you are a customer or not. This scam from overseas has been going on for a while and is documented on Microsoft.com. For more details, you can visit this Microsoft web page: https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/i-received-a-call-from-the-windows-security/b5536f6a-c059-4ca5-8aef-88ca8c3d12e0 The call obviously…

Amazon Prime and WW2 Movies

As you may have read in my previous post, I enjoy films about WW2. However, I also enjoy movies about groups of people solving really large problems together. Hidden Figures and Apollo 13 spring immediately to mind as some of my favorites. Recently, though, I discovered “Castles in the Sky” from the BBC which is…

freeTVEE to the Rescue

Last Saturday we had a new customer. He had cut the cord himself about a year ago but his indoor antennas were not cutting it. Every time someone walked in front of the TV, the signal would cut out. Needless to say, his Super Bowl plans for the following day were in jeopardy. freeTVEE came…

Money Math for Potential Cord Cutters

On Tuesday we installed our complete cord cutting package for a couple living north of Denver.  Their combined bill for TV, Internet and home phone was $280.83 per month.  By the time we left, their entire monthly TV and internet bill was $76.67, including tax. That is a monthly savings of $204.16…annual savings of $2,449.92. …

Amazon Device Support

Our customers use all kinds of streaming devices. One of the most popular, and our favorite, is the Amazon Fire Stick. Amazon’s support for these devices has been great. However, sometimes it can be challenging to find the best support options for Amazon devices. Here is the best way to get great support for your…